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New Jersey Appeals To US Supreme Court On Sports Betting

New Jersey is swinging for the fences in its last ditch effort to overturn a federal ban on sports betting in all but four states.

02/18/2014

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NJ Lawmaker Wants International Online Gambling Firms To Roost Here

North Jersey state senator Raymond Lesniak wants to allow international web gambling companies to be able to set up shop in the state, preferably in Atlantic City.

11/21/2013

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Governor Christie Remains Optimistic New Jersey Will Allow Sports Betting

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie appears undaunted by this past week’s split decision from a three judge federal appeals panel in Philadelphia that continues a prohibition on sports gambling in the Garden State.

09/22/2013

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Fed Judges Weigh Likelihood Of Sports Betting In NJ

A federal appeals panel in Philadelphia continues to weigh New Jersey’s efforts to legalize sports betting.

08/11/2013

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New Jersey To Let Casinos Accept Bets On Fantasy Teams

New Jersey is allowing casinos in Atlantic City to offer fantasy sports betting in a pilot program that will be announced Monday.

03/16/2013

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NJ Appeals Judge’s Decision On Sports Betting

New Jersey formally appealed a federal judge’s decision which put the brakes on the state’s plan to regulate sports betting, mostly through Atlantic City casinos.

03/16/2013

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Decision On Fate Of NJ Sports Betting To Be Made Soon

A federal judge in Trenton, New Jersey says he hopes to have a decision within two weeks after hearing oral arguments Thursday on the constitutionality of a law that would prohibit New Jersey from moving forward with sports betting.

02/14/2013

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Gov. Christie Again Vetoes New Jersey’s Internet Gambling Law

Gov. Chris Christie has vetoed a bill that would have made New Jersey the third state to legalize gambling over the Internet, but he says he will support such a law if it were put on a 10-year trial period.

02/07/2013

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President Of Atlantic City Casino Urges Christie To Sign Internet Gambling Bill

The president of an Atlantic City casino being bought by the world’s largest online poker company is urging Gov. Chris Christie to sign a bill legalizing Internet gambling in New Jersey.

02/04/2013

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Judge: Mob Jury Could Work Super Bowl Sunday

A Philadelphia mob jury could work Super Bowl Sunday if the panel doesn’t reach a verdict this week in the sports betting and loansharking case.

01/28/2013

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Judge: Leagues Can Sue New Jersey Over Sports Betting

New Jersey’s battle with the four major professional sports leagues and the NCAA will continue after a judge on Friday rejected arguments that the leagues couldn’t prove they would be harmed if the state moves ahead with its plans to allow sports gambling.

12/22/2012

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Federal Judge Weighing Impact of NJ’s Plan to Legalize Sports Betting

It’s the first step in what is likely to be a long, complex process that will, in the end, determine whether federal law that restricts sports betting to four states is constitutional.

12/18/2012

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Foes In NJ Sports Betting Suit To Argue Cases

A federal judge is expected to decide whether to temporarily delay New Jersey’s plan to allow sports gambling beginning next month.

12/18/2012

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No More NCAA Championships In NJ If Sports Betting Allowed

Numerous organizations are suing New Jersey to try to block the state from offering legalized sports betting in defiance of a federal ban on it.

10/17/2012

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Delaware Expands Football Lottery Beyond Casinos

As a potential battle over sports betting looms in New Jersey, Delaware has expanded its limited sports lottery involving pro football games.

09/28/2012

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