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  • New Hampshire gives Green Light for Sports Betting


    by Simon Wright on Jul 15, 2019 at 8:24 pm

    The state of New Hampshire will become the 14th state in the US that will be regulating and legalizing the activity of sports betting. With iGaming news and podcast portal Casino Gazette reporting that the Governor, Chris Sununu, signed into law the bill H480, that will make sports wagering in New Hampshire legal. This is Read more…
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  • Sports Betting Declines in West Virginia


    by Simon Wright on Jul 8, 2019 at 11:44 am

    The state of West Virginia has seen a dramatic fall in revenue for the month of June based on the previous, reporting a drop of nearly 150% to $377,552.  This coincides with a overall drop in bets placed from nearly $11m seen in May to $9.5m in the month of June. The Hollywood Casino at Read more…
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  • Bad News for Michigan Lottery Winner


    by Simon Wright on Jun 21, 2019 at 2:54 pm

    Richard Zelasko who hit a $80m Jackpot whilst playing the Mega Millions Lottery, some $38m after Federal and State taxes were taken into consideration, is today licking his wounds somewhat. You see Zelasko and his wife Mary, of 7 years decided to part ways and get divorced in 2011. Then in 2013, whilst they were Read more…
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  • DOJ Wire Act Enforcement put back to 2020


    by Simon Wright on Jun 17, 2019 at 8:52 am

    Some good news albeit more of a stall in proceedings, but the Department of Justice last Wednesday issued a memorandum from the Deputy Attorney General which ensures there will be no action concerning the wire act until 2020. You may well be asking as a result, what on earth is this concerning and how does Read more…
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  • California Lottery Boss Resigns


    by Simon Wright on Jun 10, 2019 at 11:16 am

    The Director of the California State Lottery Hugo Lopez, who had been in position since 2015, resigned on Friday last week, vacating his position immediately as a result. Lopez’s resignation comes about as a result of a letter sent to former  Governor of California Jerry Brown last year, whereby lottery management were accused of public Read more…
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  • Lottery Ticket sold in California Scoops Half a Billion Dollar Jackpot


    by Simon Wright on Jun 8, 2019 at 8:39 am

    A Mega Millions lottery ticket which was purchased in San Diego California is the winning ticket for the half a billion dollar jackpot prize on the Mega Millions lottery, which was drawn last night. Friday night’s draw, which saw the numbers 17, 19, 27, 40, 68 with a Mega Ball of 2 pulled out, means Read more…
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  • Pennsylvania Reports Slot Machine Revenue Up


    by Simon Wright on Jun 7, 2019 at 8:22 pm

    Good news for Pennsylvania with the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board reporting an increase in slot machine revenue for the month of May. With revenues showing an increase of 2.7% on the previous year. According to the report, the combined gross revenue from slot machines at the 12 casinos in May of this year was $209,579,851.21, 2.7% higher than the May 2018 gross Read more…
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  • Review of Atlantic City Casino Regulations


    by Simon Wright on Jun 7, 2019 at 12:18 pm

    A review of casino and gambling regulations for Atlantic City has been recommended by the Special Counsel to the governor of New Jersey State, Phil Murphy. In a bid to ensure that their is not a collapse on the industry that underpins the city, Special Counsel Jim Johnson has asked for an examination of the Read more…
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  • New York to Vote on Sports Betting


    by Simon Wright on Jun 7, 2019 at 11:24 am

    The New York Gaming Commission is set to vote on legalizing sports betting this coming Monday, with a meeting set for 1pm in New York City, where the vote will take place. The vote surrounds a new set of rules being proposed that if passed will see the potential for the operation of licensed  and Read more…
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  • Unibet now available in New Jersey


    by Simon Wright on Jun 5, 2019 at 8:35 am

    In great news for residents of New Jersey, established European Sports Book and online casino operator, Unibet, have announced they have now gone live in the State. Providing residents of New Jersey the facility to use their full suite of online casino products that they have to offer. Unibet which is owned and operated by Read more…
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