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A Straight-up Victory for States Rights in Regulating Sports Betting

On May 14, 2018 the Supreme Court of the United States released its decision in Murphy v. National Collegiate Athletic Association.  This decision invalidates the key Federal prohibition on State-authorized sports gambling businesses, the Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act … Continue reading

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Place Your Bets! Supreme Court Rules for New Jersey to Legalize Sports Gambling

After 2,380 days, New Jersey finally came out victorious after a long, drawn-out battle on the issue of sports gambling. The U.S. Supreme Court ruled on Monday in favor of the Garden State, ending the federal ban on sports gambling … Continue reading

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Daily Fantasy Sports, A Supreme Decision

On May 14, 2018, the U.S. Supreme Court declared that the Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act (PASPA) was unconstitutional – meaning it’s up to the states to decide whether to allow its residents to bet on sports.  This may … Continue reading

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Block That Romance Fiction Sports Reference!

In case you missed it, sports team owners need to move quickly if they want to name their franchises something catchy. Otherwise they might find that they've been pre-empted by someone else–say, a romance novel writer.Seattle is currently contemplating bringing … Continue reading

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Professional Sports Fields and Their Risks To Fans

Chicago can be a haven for the sports lover. The city has a number of major professional sports teams including some amateur and minor league. However, as fun as it is to watch sports events, you can’t really ignore the … Continue reading

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