Legislation that would make charitable casino nights legal in the state of North Carolina was vetoed Wednesday by Democratic Governor Roy Cooper (pictured) who reportedly said he feared approving the bill would open the door to a video poker industry, one which the state has for years worked to eradicate. WRAL.com reports that the Governor said in a statement that...
Following a two-week delay, harness racing will reportedly return to upstate New York’s Vernon Downs Casino Hotel from Friday with an expectation that the state will be providing the Oneida County racetrack with some form of tax relief. According to a report from Syracuse-based television broadcaster WSTM-TV, last month saw owner American Racing And Entertainment postpone the traditional April 21...
The Mayweather v McGregor fight Saturday night in Las Vegas was one of the busiest and most profitable events ever handled by Betway Sportsbook in over 10 years in the business. In an effort to keep the fun and excitement going, they are offering odds there will be a rematch either under boxing rules or a longer shot at Mayweather...
In early July the government of Romania published a list of 48 online betting operators it had blacklisted. Now, according to reports in major niche media, Bet365 and bwin.party have been added to the list. Both companies had paid “back-taxes” dating up to 5 years before a licensing regimen was established and had received provisional licenses to operate. Bet365 subsidiaries...
Euromat, the European Amusement and Gaming Federation along with Van Kansspelen Branche Organization has filed a complaint regarding state aid. The filing was sent to the European Commission, according to a May 11, 2015 report. The complaint states the Dutch Government will violate the European Union laws if online gambling companies benefit from a 20% tax rate. Land based...