US Sports Betting Timeline: From PASPA To Today

The Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act stopped the legalization of sports betting in much of the United States upon its passage in 1992.

It stayed that way for more than 25 years. But that law came off the books in May 2018, when the US Supreme Court deemed it unconstitutional.

Here’s a brief look at the history of the sports betting ban, the federal court cases against it, and what has happened