Online Poker Bill Introduced In New York State Assembly

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There is no bigger proponent for domestic online poker in the Empire State than Senator Joseph Addabbo of Howard Beach. Addabbo has sponsored three bills this session that would regulate local poker sites in New York, with the latest, S9226, introduced yesterday. The bill’s next stop will be the Racing, Gaming, and Wagering Committee. Senator …

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New Bill Could Allow Felons To Seek Employment At New York Casinos

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New York Mayor Kathy Hochul has a bill on her desk that, if signed into law, would allow convicted felons to seek employment at domestic New York Casinos. The bill came forth from the state senate despite big bipartisan margins in June 2022. Current state laws do not allow casino operators to hire convicted felons. Lawmakers stated …

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“Lock It In: Fox Bet Special” Airs In NY Despite No Access To App

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Over the weekend, Fox Sports placed an interesting bet on the future of sports television and online gambling in the United States. And the sports network made their wager in a market that has yet to allow legalized sports betting via online and mobile apps. Despite allowing only brick-and-mortar casinos to operate sportsbooks in New …

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Gambling Is Predicted To Be The Fastest Growing Industry For The Empire State Until 2026

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Yahoo Finance has recently reported that the fastest growing industry for the Empire State will be the gambling industry in 2019. This conclusion is based on statistics from the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BSL) and projections from the Projections Managing Partnership (PMP). The PMP is a government-backed combination of business that produces state labor market …

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