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Rhode Island now offering mobile sports betting

While the state of Rhode Island has offered legal sports betting for the better part of a year now, mobile options have been unavailable until now. On Wednesday, Rhode Island’s Lottery officially released their mobile betting application, providing the state’s […]

New England Has Chilly Stance Towards Sports Betting

Within the northeastern region of New England, Rhode Island is the only state that has legal sports betting. Other states in the area have been discussing the topic during their respective legislative sessions, but it appears that Rhode Island may […]

Arkansas Kills Mobile Sports Betting Bill, Rhode Island Facing Lawsuit

The month of April was enormous for sports betting legalization. Several states approved legislation to legalize the act, and many others are still in discussion. Arkansas has already legalized the act, but recently struck down any efforts to legalize placing […]

Mobile Sports Betting Heads To Rhode Island Governor’s Desk

Mobile sports betting in Rhode Island is all but a guarantee at this point. On Tuesday a measure was passed in the Rhode Island House of Representatives that will legalize mobile sports betting throughout the entire state. HB 5241, co-sponsored […]

Rhode Island Republican Lawmakers Considering Suing to Stop Sports Betting

Last week, the Rhode Island Republican Party stated it is may consider suing the State of Rhode Island in an effort to stop the expansion of sports betting in the Ocean State.  Specifically, the Republican Party of Rhode Island issued […]

Rhode Island Mobile Sports Betting Bill Advances

Mobile sports betting moved one step closer to becoming a reality in Rhode Island on Tuesday when a committee in the Rhode Island House of Representatives approved a measure that would provide for online and mobile wagering at authorized hosting […]

As Rhode Island Thrives Connecticut Still Awaits Sports Gambling Legislation

While residents of neighboring Rhode Island are celebrating the legalization and implementation of sports gambling in the Ocean State – the same cannot be said for citizens of Connecticut.  While there were hopes that lawmakers would present legislation in Connecticut […]