A Massachusetts committee hearing tried to look beyond just legal wagering. A proper sports betting hearing could come in October.
Posted on: September 17, 2021 |
Massachusetts House sports betting backer confirms bill includes no limits on untethered online operators, discusses negotiations with Senate.
Posted on: August 4, 2021 |
The Massachusetts House of Representatives got the ball rolling on sports betting legislation. Now we'll see if the Senate knows what to do with a ball.
Posted on: July 22, 2021 |
The Massachusetts Lottery wants to modernize by going online following the pandemic, but retailers say it would decimate foot traffic.
Posted on: July 2, 2021 |
With sports betting now legal in four surrounding states, Massachusetts gets serious about pushing legislation with six-hour hearing.
Posted on: June 18, 2021 |
There's no lack of interest in legalizing sports betting in Massachusetts, that's for sure. By the time Friday's end-of-day deadline to file legislation passed, the Bay State had 14 sports betting bills.
Posted on: February 22, 2021 |
With five bills filed and more on the way, Massachusetts has a long way to go to come to a consensus on sports betting language.
Posted on: February 8, 2021 |
Sen. Cathy Osten introduced a tribal gaming bill giving Connecticut tribes exclusivity to offer sports betting and online casino.
Posted on: January 15, 2021 |
Massachusetts Sen. Eric Lesser decided not to include sports betting in the economic development bill but expects legalization to come in 2021.
Posted on: January 14, 2021 |
After the failure of sports betting to make the Massachusetts budget, lawmakers, sports teams and industry leaders are rallying support for its inclusion in the economic development bill.
Posted on: November 23, 2020 |