Gambling News 17th January, 2016

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ROW OVER AUSTRALIAN OPEN GAMBLING ADS

17th January, 2016 at 18:40:00
William Hill among those advertising gambling services for the first time at prestigious tennis tournament.

This year's Australian Open tennis championship will for the first time feature electronic advertising boards paid for by gambling companies that include William Hill when the action starts Monday.

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TEXAS ATTORNEY GENERAL CAUTIOUS ON LEGALITY OF DAILY FANTASY SPORT

17th January, 2016 at 18:40:00
Will Texas declare daily fantasy sports gambling?

Daily fantasy sports operators are anxiously awaiting the opinion of Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton on the legality of daily fantasy sports under state law...and market leaders DraftKings and FanDuel have been urging players to appeal to lawmakers not to ban their pastime, according to a weekend report on local television news station KXAN.

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