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The legislative session for the state of Illinois was supposed to end this past Friday, but instead will be stretched over the weekend so lawmakers can discuss a few key issues. One of the most notable topics involves sports betting, which now has another chance of seeing legalization. The original...
The state of West Virginia was one of the first to legalize sports betting following the U.S. Supreme Court’s overturning of the ban. Now they’re handing out even more gambling licenses for sportsbooks with access to mobile betting. Illinois still hasn’t legalized the act yet, but a few key...
The Oregon Lottery Commission has been positioning themselves to expand gambling to sports. After a decisive vote on Friday, a new bill was approved that will bring sports betting to the state. Illinois has made multiple attempts to propose a bill lately - will any of them pass? Oregon The Lottery...
Last week, the Illinois Gaming Board approved Churchill Downs’ $400 million purchase of a majority stake in Rivers Casino in Des Plaines, Illinois.  This transaction has led many to speculate that adding sports betting to Illinois’ largest state casino could be Churchill Down’s long-term play. Adding to the momentum is...