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The Week In Sports Betting News: Will Mobile FL Wagering Hold Up?

Happy Monday, everyone. Last week’s sports betting news centered on two states legalizing mobile sports betting, though just one did so definitely. Those topics and more are tackled on the latest LSR Podcast, which is available wherever you listen to podcasts. Follow @LSPReport on Twitter for any breaking news as multiple states are coming down […] Read More
Posted on: May 24, 2021 | Regulation Sports Betting | Matthew Waters
Florida sports betting

Legal Challenges Await Florida Sports Betting Compact After Legislative Approval

Normally, a governor’s signature is the final step in legalizing sports betting. That is not the case for Florida sports betting, though. Gov. Ron DeSantis soon will have the bill authorizing a new compact with the Seminole Indians on his desk following House approval Wednesday. That followed Senate approval from Tuesday during a special session […] Read More
Posted on: May 19, 2021 | Regulation Sports Betting | Matthew Waters
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Analysis: Still More Questions Than Answers For Mobile Sports Betting In Florida

On Friday, we were given a bit of a peek under the hood at the potential setup for Florida sports betting. We saw just how the state of Florida and the Seminole Tribe believe their newly signed compact that would govern FL sports betting could operate. The Florida Legislature posted a question-and-answer document regarding the […] Read More
Posted on: May 18, 2021 | Opinion Regulation Sports Betting | John Holden
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DraftKings, FanDuel Start Pitching Florida Sports Betting Inclusion

Sports betting in Florida could become a monopoly, but DraftKings and FanDuel are working hard to make sure that does not happen. That is according to Jim Allen, CEO of Seminole Gaming and chairman of Hard Rock International. His comments to the Senate Appropriations Committee came during the first day of Florida’s special session to consider […] Read More
Posted on: May 17, 2021 | Regulation Sports Betting | Matthew Waters
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Opinion: Official League Data Back With Vengeance in Florida DFS Bill

A new DFS bill in Florida demands some closer scrutiny on official league data. While much of the gambling world has focused its attention on the pending compact between the State of Florida and the Seminole Tribe, a fantasy sports bill was placed on the Agenda for the legislature’s special session. While fantasy sports have become […] Read More
Posted on: May 14, 2021 | Daily Fantasy Sports Opinion Regulation | John Holden
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