Sports Betting

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Advocates Say Battle Over Sports Betting In NJ Isn’t Finished

Attorney Dennis Drazin said the real battle will be in the Third Circuit Court of Appeals.

11/22/2014

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Federal Judge Denies Partial Lift Of Sports Betting Ban In New Jersey

A federal judge ruled Friday night that New Jersey cannot partially lift a prohibition on sports betting in an effort to boost the state’s struggling horse racing and casino industries.

11/21/2014

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NBA Commissioner Adam Silver Calls For Legalized Sports Betting

In an op-ed article for the New York Times published online Thursday, Silver said fans should have a safe and legal way to gamble on professional games.

11/14/2014

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Silverman: Silver’s Gambling Stance Is Another Way For Pro Sports To Get Your Money

In this dangerous world, sports fans are responsible for their own sobriety, no matter how many temptations are put in front of them. And there are more temptations every single day.

11/14/2014

The Knicks' Carmelo Anthony shoots a free throw against the Washington Wizards  in an exhibition game at Madison Square Garden  on Oct. 22, 2014. (credit: Getty Images)

New Jersey Files Defense Of Sports Betting Effort

In a court filing late Wednesday, the state reiterated its contention that the language in a federal appeals court ruling last year opened the door for New Jersey to roll back its prohibitions on sports gambling.

10/23/2014

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Sports Leagues Fight New Jersey Law Allowing For Sports Betting

The nation’s four major pro sports leagues and the NCAA filed papers Monday seeking to stop New Jersey’s law to allow legal sports betting, just days before the law is due to take effect.

10/20/2014

Could legalized sports betting be on its way to New Jersey? (BEN STANSALL/AFP/Getty Images)

Boomer & Carton: Legal Sports Wagering Coming To New Jersey

With New Jersey Governor Chris Christie signing a bill that will make wagering on sports legal in the state, Boomer and Craig discussed the development and the positive ramifications it could have moving forward…

WFAN–10/20/2014

The Jets’ Muhammad Wilkerson, left, and Antonio Allen line up against the Detroit Lions at MetLife Stadium on Sept. 28, 2014. (Photo by Ron Antonelli/Getty Images)

Monmouth Park Racetrack Forms Group To Handle Sports Betting

A New Jersey racetrack has taken another step toward offering sports betting if it becomes legal in New Jersey.

10/09/2014

David Nelson celebrates a touchdown catch against the Cleveland Browns at MetLife Stadium on December 22, 2013. (Photo by Ron Antonelli/Getty Images)

Expert: NJ Racetracks Likely To Add Sports Betting Before Casinos Do

Horse racing tracks are likely to implement sports betting in New Jersey before casinos, a gaming expert says.

09/10/2014

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NJ Gov. Chris Christie: Casinos, Tracks Can Offer Sports Betting

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie issued a directive Monday allowing his state’s casinos and racetracks to immediately offer sports betting without fear of criminal or civil liability.

09/08/2014

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Lichtenstein: Fix! Supreme Court Turns Blind Eye To NJ’s Bid To Allow Sports Gambling

I may be a rudimentary legal scholar, but I can think of several violations of constitutional principles this creates off the top of my head.

06/23/2014

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Supreme Court Leaves In Place A Ban On Sports Betting In NJ

The Supreme Court on Monday left in place a ban on sports gambling in New Jersey, rebuffing an attempt to bring betting on professional and college sporting events to Atlantic City casinos and the state’s racetracks.

06/23/2014

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On WFAN: N.J. Lawmaker Says Sports Betting To Move Ahead Regardless Of Outcome

New Jersey State Sen. Ray Lesniak says he’ll be placing a bet — legally — on the NFL, one way or another: “I’m not saying ‘One day.’ I’m saying September.”

06/19/2014

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N.J. Prosecutors Bust Alleged Sports Betting Ring, Arrest Dozens

Dozens of people were arrested this week in an illegal sports gambling enterprise across New Jersey and New York.

06/13/2014

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Fantasy Leagues To Be Operated By NJ Casinos Under New Regulations

Casinos can partner with fantasy league operators to let them run the tournaments. The gaming halls can also take entry fees and pay out winnings at casino cages, according to the regulations.

04/21/2013

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