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Blog posts August 2022

California Tribes Would Get Sports Betting, If They Didn’t Hate Cardclubs So Much from Gambling and the Law

The extremely rich and politically powerful gaming tribes in California are spending nearly half a billion dollars this year to win the right to have sports betting.

Or, I should say, they are throwing away their money on a fatally flawed initiative, which the voters will reject in November.

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New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy to Keynote at 25th Annual East Coast Gaming Congress

ATLANTIC CITY, NJ — New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy will deliver a luncheon keynote address at the 25th Annual East Coast Gaming Congress & NexGen Gaming Forum (ECGC), to be held September 21-23 at the Hard Rock Atlantic City. This will mark the fourth time that Murphy has addressed the conferen…

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BIA: Radio To Book $164 Million In Online Gambling Ads In 2022

The fast-growing online gambling ad category is picking up steam. BIA Advisory Services, working with data from Nielsen Ad Intel Service, forecasts ad spending by local online gambling services will hit $1.8 billion this year. Over the air and digital radio will surpass $164 million as online ga…

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The East Coast Gaming Congress & NexGen Gaming Forum to Examine Each State’s Sports Betting Model

ATLANTIC CITY:  Of all the sports-betting models that have been developed in recent years, which are most effective in meeting the goals of both states and operators? A panel of experts from the public and private sectors will address that question as the 25th annual East Coast Gaming Congress &…

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Interesting Facts About the World Series of Poker from BetMGM

Even if you prefer playing online poker over playing in person, there’s no doubt that you’ve heard of the World Series of Poker (WSOP.) This series of poker tournaments is undoubtedly one of the pinnacles of competitive poker, with players from all over the world taking part so they can test the…

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Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians Joins Caesars Entertainment as Joint Venture Partner in $650 million Caesars Virginia Development

Caesars Entertainment, Inc. (NASDAQ: CZR) ("Caesars") and the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians ("EBCI") today announced their partnership in the development of Caesars Virginia, which officially breaks ground in Danville this week. The $650 million project will be a tourism engine and economic d…

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Gambling in Taverns and Inns in the Middle Ages

Gambling is one of the oldest forms of entertainment in the world. Over time, people have lost their clothes, money, horses, estates, and even kingdoms to all sorts of games of chance. Even excerpts from the diaries of King Henry VII speak of his love of betting, the monarch suffering enormous l…

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Gold bracelets and millions of dollars in prize money up for grabs on both GGPoker and WSOP.COM during the World's Biggest Online Poker Festival 

LAS VEGAS, Aug. 5, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The World Series of Poker® (WSOP®) – the richest, most prestigious, and longest-running poker series – tod…

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House of Cards® Gaming Report for the Week of August 8, 2022

This week’s stories include Colorado casino rebrand, big week for Jackpocket and baseball team owner wants NYC casino.

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A Winning Bet: Impact of the Gaming Industry in South Mississippi from 1992 to 2022

Today, we celebrate the 30th anniversary of legal casino gambling in Mississippi. From 1992 to 2022, the impact of the gaming industry impacts jobs, tourism, taxes, schools, and local charities.

Making a winning bet on Mississippi’s economy, employment, and way of life. On August 1st, 1992, t…

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