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Super Bowl Aftermath: How is Sports Betting Still Illegal?
Dollars don’t lie: The public clearly wants it, and it keeps getting bigger and bigger. But sports betting still remains technically illegal — for almost all of the country. The question is: How much longer will the nation tolerate this outdated thinking? Let’s review: A record $158 million was... Read more
Accuscore: Super Bowl 52 Prop Bets – Analyst Preview & Pick
The Super Bowl is this weekend and that means one thing — one final pro football matchup to wager on. Let’s take a look at a few prop bets for this weekend’s Super Bowl matchup between the Philadelphia Eagles and New England Patriots. First quarter point total 9.5 [OVER... Read more
Gambling in California — The Law
California residents and visitors have a wide array of land-based gambling options to choose from, including casinos, lottery, poker, and more. While online and mobile options are more limited, innovative companies like b spot are popping up to expand the options. Before we jump into the legal details, here’s... Read more
California Gambling: Daily Fantasy Sports
Plunk down $7 on an entry for this week’s NFL games. Or $14 for two entries in a multi-entry fantasy contest. Build your roster with a limited salary. Hope your players fare well. Heck, you might just rake in a cool $250,000. That’s a typical $1.2 million Sunday pool... Read more
Will Sports Betting be Legalized in the U.S.?
There’s been a few changes to legalized gambling in the U.S. over the past 50 years, but sports wagering is still taboo in most states. Despite notable exceptions (one glimmering desert city comes to mind), the long-standing crackdown on sports betting has led to a gargantuan American black market.... Read more
Pennsylvania Legalizes Online Gambling
Make it four. After years of  debate, the gambling scene in Pennsylvania has been blown wide open. The state is now the 4th in the nation to legalize online gaming and poker. The 3 other players are: Delaware, Nevada and New Jersey. Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf (pictured at left)... Read more
California Gambling Laws
Known as one of the most progressive states in the nation, California’s gambling laws are rather robust — but do have limitations. You can roll dice in an Indian casino, play pai gow poker (a California creation) in a card room or put some money on Saxon Warrior, one... Read more