Casino industry launches campaign to legalize sports betting – NJ.com


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Casino industry launches campaign to legalize sports betting
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WASHINGTON — Casino industry officials on Monday launched a new campaign to legalize sports betting, something New Jersey has been trying to get for years. They’re behind the new American Sports Betting Coalition, which is trying to get Congress to …
AGA spearheads ASBC coalition representing ‘all stakeholders’ for licensed US sports bettingSBC News

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NJ pol wants no internet gambling ban – MyCentralJersey.com


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NJ pol wants no internet gambling ban
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Assemblyman Vince Mazzeo introduced a resolution Monday calling on the president and Congress not to outlaw online betting, citing the good it has done for the state’s struggling gambling industry. The resolution has no legal force on Trump or Congress.
Online Gambling Resolution Surfaces In NJ Legislature, Aimed At Trump, CongressNJ Poker Online
NJ Assemblyman Urges Trump Administration, Congress To Reject Online Gambling BanUS Poker (blog)

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Lawmakers in D.C. clash over bill that would ban N.J. online gambling – NJ.com


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Lawmakers in D.C. clash over bill that would ban N.J. online gambling
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The fight over the legislation divided the gambling industry, with Adelson’s Las Vegas Sands supporting the measure and Boyd Gaming, MGM and Caesars Entertainment, all of which offer online gambling in New Jersey, among the companies that oppose it.
RAWA Hearing Scheduled for Tomorrow; Witness List Released4Flush.com

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APNewsBreak: NJ allows physical skill-based gambling – Watertown Public Opinion


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APNewsBreak: NJ allows physical skill-based gambling
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“It’s smart for them to be creative and try to find new ways to provide what consumers want given the highly competitive nature of the region,” said Chris Moyer, a spokesman for the American Gaming Association, the gambling industry’s trade group.

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NJ sports betting critics fear organized crime influence, report says – The Express-Times – lehighvalleylive.com

NJ sports betting critics fear organized crime influence, report says
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… by that state, according to the report. Edwin Stier, a former state and federal prosecutor, tells nj.com he’s concerned that circumventing New Jersey’s Casino Control Act would leave the sports betting industry unregulated and attractive to

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NJ may end Atlantic City gambling monopoly – TheDay.com


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NJ may end Atlantic City gambling monopoly
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He expects the most opposition from New York and Pennsylvania, as well as the gambling industry. “To let that money leave the state, and those jobs go elsewhere, is not the solution,” Lesniak, of Elizabeth, said by telephone on Sept. 4. “The only hope
New Jersey racetrack says it may take sports bets Sunday; Christie says state Brandon Sun

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