Nevada Resort Association Plan to Kill Casino-Tax Hike Ballot

Nevada Resort Association Plan to Kill Casino-Tax Hike Ballot

Casinos in Nevada are planning to sabotage an effort that would bring a major hike on gaming tax on the ballot. The casinos are looking for delays or derailment of the ballot initiative. NRA moves ahead The Nevada Resort Association (NRA), which represents some major casinos in the state, has filed a lawsuit against the … Read moreNevada Resort Association Plan to Kill Casino-Tax Hike Ballot

New Jersey Interested In Esports Betting

New Jersey Interested In Esports Betting

While Nevada has remained the de facto leader of the US gambling industry, New Jersey has quickly become the hub for sports betting. The Garden State is beating its peers in terms of revenue and regulations, filling its coffers with precious tax dollars. Now, the state is eyeing esports betting- a new frontier it may … Read moreNew Jersey Interested In Esports Betting

Nevada Gaming Control Board Generates Record $614.1 Million Handle

Nevada Gaming Control Board

The Nevada Gaming Control Board is elated with the latest sports betting performance in the state. It revealed that the industry hit a record handle of $614.1 million generating $31 million in winnings. Hitting a new record With Nevada’s latest sports betting report, we witness the first time that a state’s betting handle has crossed … Read moreNevada Gaming Control Board Generates Record $614.1 Million Handle

Tennessee Sports Betting Regulations Enter Extended Comment Period

Tennessee Sports Betting Regulations Enter Extended Comment Period

The Tennessee Education Lottery Corporation was not satisfied with the suggestions for its proposed sports betting regulations. It has now extended the comment period for the regulation, hoping to strike gold in its first attempt at online gambling. An online-only bill? It is important to note that unlike Michigan and Illinois, Tennessee doesn’t have a … Read moreTennessee Sports Betting Regulations Enter Extended Comment Period

Billionaire Steve Wynn’s Lawyers Continue to Defend Their Client Aggressively

Billionaire Steve Wynn’s Lawyers Continue to Defend Their Client Aggressively

Attorneys of former casino operator and billionaire Steve Wynn recently said that the Nevada Gaming Control Board (NGCB) has no jurisdiction over their client. They argued that Wynn doesn’t have a gaming license anymore that he could surrender to the authority and he is not associated with the Nevada gaming industry anymore. The legal team … Read moreBillionaire Steve Wynn’s Lawyers Continue to Defend Their Client Aggressively

Nevada’s Gaming Regulator Doesn’t Have Authority to Sanction Steve Wynn

Nevada’s Gaming Regulator Doesn’t Have Authority to Sanction Steve Wynn

Beleaguered US-casino group founder Steve Wynn believes that he is not subject to disciplinary action by Nevada’s gaming regulators. His lawyers argued the same while filing a motion asking to dismiss cases against him. Wynn presents his case According to Wynn’s lawyers, the gaming regulators of Nevada do not have any oversight over him because … Read moreNevada’s Gaming Regulator Doesn’t Have Authority to Sanction Steve Wynn

Nevada Gaming Commission Gives Nod for Entry of Underage Participants in Fundraising Lotteries

Nevada Gaming Commission Gives Nod for Entry of Underage Participants in Fundraising Lotteries

The week before Halloween is proving to be a case study in gaming regulation controversy for Nevada. After refusing to clamp down on sports to kill activities like coyote killings, the state gaming regulator allowed underage youth to participate in fundraising lotteries. Underage lottery exposure The Nevada Gaming Commission will now allow young people under … Read moreNevada Gaming Commission Gives Nod for Entry of Underage Participants in Fundraising Lotteries