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LOTTERY RETAILER TRADE BODY APPLAUDS R.A.W.A. RE-INTRODUCTION
27th June, 2015 at 11:30:29
Notoriously misinformed executive thinks this is really a restoration.
Given its track record of opposition to online ticket sales in state lotteries, it is hardly surprising that the the Association for Convenience & Fuel Retailing Stores (NACS) was among the first last week to applaud the re-introduction to the US Senate of the Restoration of America's Wire Act.
The notoriously misinformed Senior Vice President of Government Relations, Lyle Beckwith almost immediately issued a statement with a rather biased slant on S.1688, proclaiming:
"NACS supports this legislation, as it will resume the decades-old interpretation of the Wire Act to mean that lottery games cannot be played online."
The NACS statement sets out the principal effects of the Restoration of America's Wire Act as:
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25th March, 2017 at 08:38:18
HB3067 faces political and time constraints.
MORE DETAILS ON COSTA ONLINE GAMBLING LEGALISATION BILL IN PENNSYLVANIA (Update)
21st March, 2017 at 21:54:56
Senator Jay Costa introduces his bill SB524 with the support of three other senators.
CALLS FOR HIGHER GAMBLING TAXES IN KENYA
20th March, 2017 at 07:18:24
Operators brace for rising costs as parliamentary advisers call for more taxation.
REPUBLICANS FILE ANTI-ONLINE GAMBLING BILL IN PENNSYLVANIA
14th March, 2017 at 08:11:41
HB801 has echoes of last year's unsuccessful attempt authored by former Representative (now Senator) Mario Scavello.
IGT ACHIEVES ICAP RE-CERTIFICATION
13th March, 2017 at 13:44:19
Compliant with Internet Responsible Gambling Standards.