Gambling News 02nd June, 2012

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02nd June, 2012 at 03:38:29
Existing offline marketing partner gets the nod

The UK land and online gambling group Paddy Power (operating a sportsbook and Playtech-powered casino) has decided to stay with the advertising agency it knows best, maintaining and extending its offline agreements with M2M to embrace the digital side as well, according to the marketing publication CampaignLive.

Full Story: Paddy Power Awards Giant Ad Contract (update) »


02nd June, 2012 at 03:38:29
Not enough support at present

Hopes that the Illinois legislature might be sufficiently progressive to pass the online gambling legalisation bill introduced recently by Senator John Cullerton (see previous reports) were dashed this week when it transpired that the Senator had removed the online gambling provisions from the agenda, citing a lack of current support and the likelihood of a veto clash with state governor Pat Quinn.

Full Story: Cullerton Pulls Online Gambling Bill Off The Illinois Agenda (update) »