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Texas takes first tentative steps towards legalising sports betting

The spread of legalised sports betting around the United States of America has reached the biggest state of them all — Texas. We look at...
US State Gambling Regulators Forum

95 per cent of Super Bowl bets to be placed illegally in the USA

Even as Americans have seen their legal betting options increase seven-fold in the last 12 months, old punting options may die hard when it comes...

Uganda moves to clarify anti-gambling policy against overseas bookies

Uganda has moved to quickly hose down reports of a nation-wide ban on gambling, stipulating this week that the new policy on bookmaker licenses only...

UK bookmaker stocks feel the pinch of US decision on online betting

The bombshell the US Justice Department dropped on the surging online sports betting industry is being felt abroad, as UK bookmaker giants suffer a drop...

Uganda’s gambling industry crushed by Museveni’s new prohibition

The future of legal gambling of any kind in Uganda has been placed under a dark, ominous cloud following the news President Yoweri Museveni has...

US decision against online gambling appeases Adelson’s casino empire

As the US online gambling industry feels the seismic quakes emanating from the Justice Department's recent opinion on the implementation of the Federal Wire Act,...
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US Justice Department puts a scare through online gambling industry

Online gambling in the USA has hit a significant hurdle, following the US Justice Department's new 'legal opinion' on the prohibition of interstate wagering.
Ghaleb Cachalia

South Africa’s increased gambling regulations mocked by opposition

Recent moves to strengthen South Africa's gambling prohibition have inspired the nation's opposition party, the Democratic Alliance, to release a mocking statement this week.
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Poll: Americans more interested in sport if they gamble on it

In news that will shock no one, a study conducted by Seton Hall University in New Jersey has found that 70% of people in the...
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Rhode Island doubles its betting options as Twin River adds new book

Just one week after offering its first ever legal sports bets at Twin River Casino, the US State of Rhode Island has a second bookmaker...