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Louisiana Sports Betting Start Might Not Be Delayed After All

A fall launch for Louisiana sports betting is still in play despite worries the lack of a Gaming Control Board chair could cause delays. Christopher Hebert, the Louisiana Attorney General’s Office Gaming Division Director, spoke Tuesday at the National Council of Legislators from Gaming States conference in Chicago about reports of doubts from Louisiana politicians. “There was […] Read More
Posted on: July 15, 2021 | Regulation Sports Betting | Pat Evans
Louisiana sports betting

Louisiana Sports Betting Likely Delayed By Lack Of Regulator

The original goal of launching Louisiana sports betting during the 2021 football season is in jeopardy. That news came in a Lafayette Daily Advertiser interview with Senate President Patrick Page Cortez, one of the main sponsors for Louisiana sports betting legislation. Cortez and fellow sponsors Senator Rick Ward and Rep. John Stefanski hoped to launch sports […] Read More
Posted on: June 30, 2021 | Regulation Sports Betting | Pat Evans
Louisiana sports betting

Louisiana Sports Betting Bills Squeak Through On Last Day Of Session

The second bill needed to enact Louisiana sports betting passed the Senate on Thursday, passing on the last day of the legislative session. Senators passed the main Louisiana sports betting regulatory bill, SB 247. Following a conference committee, the Senate also passed SB 142, which appropriates revenue from sports betting. The bills now head to Gov. […] Read More
Posted on: June 10, 2021 | Regulation Sports Betting | Pat Evans
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