The Tennessee Education Lottery has suspended the sports betting licence of Action 24/7 as a result of what it described as suspicious player deposit activity. Lottery official Dave Smith has explained that the decision was made to protect public interest, with Action 24/7’s...
Denmark’s gambling regulator Spillemyndigheden has won the City Court’s approval to block 55 websites that had been operating without the relevant licences in the country. This is the highest single number of sites to be closed off since the regulator began intercepting illegal websites...
The Connecticut Lottery Corporation’s (CT Lottery) Board of Directors, Chair Rob Simmelkjaer and President and CEO Greg Smith, has released a statement regarding Governor Ned Lamont’s landmark agreement between the state and its two tribal nations on sports betting and online gaming. Lamont and...
The surging popularity of mobile betting and gaming in multiple African markets, and the impact of the trend on operators, is set to be a central theme of this month’s SBC Digital Africa conference and exhibition. The online event on 30 - 31 March...
Lottery proposals in the state of Alabama will get their first hearings in a legislative committee this week, according to the bill sponsor via The Bellingham Herald. Republican Senator Del Marsh, who chairs the Senate Tourism and Marketing Committee, said the committee will discuss...
Idaho has announced that its state lottery will no longer participate in the Powerball draw as a result of the decision by the Multi-State Lottery Association (MUSL) to expand the game to Australia and the United Kingdom. The Gem State’s lawmakers moved to bring...
The Kansspelautoriteit (KSA), the Dutch gambling regulatory body, has appointed the three bodies that will operate its gambling harm prevention and addiction support services across the Netherlands under the mandate of the Remote Gambling Act (KOA Act). With the KOA Act set to...
The initiative to introduce a tax on lottery prizes in Costa Rica has drawn new criticism, as it is believed that taxing small prizes could boost illegal lotteries. The measure, which is currently in the initial consultation phase of the Legal Affairs Committee, has...
The Netherlands’ Administrative Law Division of the Council of State has given permission to the Kansspelautoriteit (KSA), the country’s gaming authority, to use a monopoly when granting the licence to organise lotteries in three different rulings. The Administrative Jurisdiction Division ruled that the KSA...
The Alabama Senate has narrowly rejected a proposal to start a lottery and allow up to 10 casinos in the state, ending the latest push to put the gambling issue before voters for the first time in over 20 years. However, a lottery bill...