Critics Take Aim At Legalized Sports Betting In MinnesotaThe bill, sponsored by Democratic Rep. Zack Stephenson, of Coon Rapids, would allow in-person sports wagering at casinos and authorizes tribes to issue licenses to mobile gaming operators.
‘When And Not If:’ Minnesota Lawmakers Set To Introduce Bills That Would Make Sports Betting LegalState legislators in both the Minnesota House and Senate are putting final details on new plans to legalize sports gambling, allowing wagering options inside state casinos and online.
Minnesota Lawmakers To Reintroduce Sports Betting BillTwo lawmakers announced plans Tuesday to introduce legislation that would put Minnesota among 25 other states and Washington, D.C., in legalizing sports betting, hoping to change their luck after attempts in past years failed to gain support.
Tribes Emerge As Key Players In Debate Over Sports Betting
Bill To Legalize Sports Betting In Minnesota Clears 1st HurdleMinnesota's 11 tribes oppose the bill. The Minnesota Indian Gaming Association says expanding off-reservation gambling would threaten revenues that tribes need.
Minnesota Sees Rise In Electronic Pull-Tab Gambling SalesA new report by the Minnesota Gambling Control Board shows that annual sales of electronic pull-tabs rose 80 percent during the last fiscal year, generating $360 million.
With Easier Gambling, Sports World Worried About Fixed GamesWith dozens of states rushing to capitalize on the U.S. Supreme Court lifting a federal ban on sports gambling, will fixed scenarios become more common?
Record Minnesota Lottery Sales Means More Minnesotans Are GamblingMinnesotans are spending more money on lottery tickets than ever before.
Supreme Court Makes Sports Betting A Possibility Across The U.S.Minnesota sports fans may not have go to Las Vegas to place a bet on their favorite teams.
SCOTUS Strikes Down Federal Law On Sports BettingOne research firm estimated before the ruling that if the Supreme Court were to strike down the law, 32 states would likely offer sports betting within five years.
Charges: Gambling Manager At Fridley Legion Stole $20K For Gambling AddictionA 64-year-old Fridley man is accused of stealing money from an American Legion to help fund his gambling addiction.
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Lawmaker Wants Minnesota To Legalize Fantasy SportsA national debate over daily fantasy sports games has come to the Minnesota Legislature, starting first with a House committee hearing Tuesday on a proposal that would clearly show that fantasy games are not gambling and are legal in Minnesota.
Officials Seek To Raise Awareness On Problem GamblingMarch is Problem Gambling Awareness Month, and Minnesota officials are urging people to start conversations about the issue.
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