Sports Betting

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With Legalized Sports Betting On Tap, NCAA To Move Championship Games Out Of N.J.

The college athletic association said that it cannot host games in states where gambling is allowed in them. New Jersey plans to license sports betting as soon as Jan. 9.

10/16/2012

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Silverman: Legalized Sports Betting May Soon Be On Tap In New Jersey

Governor Chris Christie is challenging the powers that be in the NFL and the other pro leagues. He wants New Jersey residents and those visiting to be able to bet on professional sports.

08/12/2012

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Lawmakers Approve Multiple Measures On Final Day Of NJ Legislative Session

New Jersey lawmakers passed a bill that would make it legal to bet on professional and collegiate sporting events. Gov. Chris Christie is expected to sign the measure into law.

01/10/2012

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Harness Racing Will Continue At The Meadowlands

A New York real estate developer has signed a long-term deal that will ensure harness racing will continue at New Jersey’s Meadowlands Racetrack.

12/20/2011

Members of the New York Giants run on to the field at MetLife Stadium - East Rutherford, NJ - Dec 18, 2011 (credit: Al Bello/Getty Images)

Expert: Support For Sports Betting Will Grow

As New Jersey moves ever closer to legalizing sports betting, a new poll shows Americans are evenly split on whether it should be legal across the nation.

12/19/2011

A man places a bet prior to the Preakness Stakes at the Pimlico Race Course - Baltimore, MD - May 21, 2011 (credit: Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

New Jersey Voters Say Yes To Sports Betting Public Question

Wanna bet? New Jersey does, but Washington has the final say.

11/09/2011

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Poll Shows Majority In Garden State Want Legal Sports Betting

The Fairleigh Dickinson University’s PublicMind poll surveyed voters in advance of a November referendum on whether New Jersey residents should be allowed to bet on professional sports.

04/18/2011

Gov. Chris Christie addresses a town hall meeting in Washington Township (Gloucester County), NJ - Nov 15, 2010 - Photo: Tim Larsen / Governor's Office

Christie: No Fast Track For Smaller Casino Bill

Gov. Chris Christie said he won’t sign a bill that would allow smaller casinos to be built in Atlantic City before the rest of an ambitious package to rejuvenate the nation’s second-largest gambling market is also approved.

12/20/2010

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Atlantic City Casino Bills Up For Votes

Bills to create a casino district with much greater state oversight and to loosen the amount of regulation that govern the city’s 11 casinos will be considered.

12/20/2010

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Christie: Deal On AC Changes Is Close At Hand

Christie said a deal could be hammered out on Monday if the Assembly agrees to push back its Christmas vacation, and said the deal would give Atlantic City certainty about its future.

12/17/2010

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Internet Betting, Horse Breeder Bills On Tap In NJ

The Internet gambling would be run by Atlantic City casinos and would include all games, including poker, that can be played at casinos.

12/16/2010

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Sports And Internet Betting Bills Up For Votes In N.J.

Measures to expand off-track betting options and create exchange wagering on horse racing are up for votes. So too is a measure that would push legalized sports betting one step closer to reality.

12/13/2010

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NJ Casinos Oppose Sports, Internet Betting Bills

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) ― Atlantic City’s 11 casinos have come out against proposed state legislation that would let them offer sports betting and give customers access to online gambling. The Casino Association of New […]

06/11/2010

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