BILL CRAWFORD: Casinos may get sports betting on the sly … – Mississippi Business Journal

BILL CRAWFORD: Casinos may get sports betting on the sly … – Mississippi Business Journal

BILL CRAWFORD Speaking of doofuses, did you see Geoff Pender’s column entitled “Did legislative leadership really fall for sports-betting rope-a-dope?” Or the earlier Mississippi Today story entitled “Lawmakers: Didn’t think law would legalize sports betting?” Lots of legislators are saying they didn’t know the bill they passed this year to tax fantasy sports betting may […]

Connecticut: Legislature Lays Groundwork That Could Allow Legal Sports Betting – Paulick Report

Connecticut: Legislature Lays Groundwork That Could Allow Legal Sports Betting – Paulick Report

by Paulick Report Staff | 06.09.2017 | 3:17pm The Connecticut legislature has passed a bill that could allow sports betting in the future The Connecticut legislature has passed a bill that could legalize sports gambling in the future. According to an article in the Legal Sports Report, the sports betting provisions were included in another bill that increased […]

Sports betting fever grips Africa – Deutsche Welle

Sports betting fever grips Africa – Deutsche Welle

Sports betting and other forms of gambling are becoming a phenomenon across Africa. Betting over which sports team might win has become a multi-million dollar industry. By 2022, the global gambling market could be worth $635 billion (596 billion euros), according to new findings by Dublin-based Research and Markets. In Africa, countries like Ghana, Kenya, Nigeria and […]

Sports betting tout who scammed millionaire used money on luxury cars, home – Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Sports betting tout who scammed millionaire used money on luxury cars, home – Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Adam Meyer was arrested in December in his Fort Lauderdale, Fla. home after being indicted on six felonies by a federal grand jury in Milwaukee.(Photo: Milwaukee Journal Sentinel) Sentencing for Adam Meyer, the nationally known betting tout who has admitted scamming a Fond du Lac millionaire out of $45 million, was delayed for the third […]