Gambling News 18th March, 2017

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CONFUSION OVER COMPANY SUSPENDED BY MALTA GAMING AUTHORITY? (Update)

18th March, 2017 at 06:34:19
Are there two industry firms with exactly the same title?

The UK-based Random Games Ltd has vehemently denied that it is the company identified in the Malta Gaming Authority's notification of March 3 of its suspension of licensee C50145 (see previous report), which has a similar title.

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NOW WEST VIRGINIA EYES ONLINE GAMBLING LEGALISATION

18th March, 2017 at 06:34:19
New legalisation bill follows earlier challenge to PASPA

Legislatively speaking, Delegate Shawn Fluharty is shaking things up on the gambling front in West Virginia; earlier this month he introduced HB 2751 to the state House, a measure that challenges the federal Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act (PASPA) which restricts sports betting to just three US states (see previous report), and on Friday he launched HB 3067, a proposal that intrastate online gambling be legalised.

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MORE DAILY FANTASY SPORT BILLS INTRODUCED IN U.S. STATES

18th March, 2017 at 06:34:19
Now Ohio and Pennsylvania set to come to the party.

The spate of daily fantasy sports legalisation proposals launched in the United States this year now includes Ohio and Pennsylvania following moves this week by lawmakers.

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