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BGC Looks Forward To Improving Gambling Standards With The New Government

Britain’s Betting and Gaming Council has welcomed the new government, expressing its commitment to working with Keir Starmer’s Labour to “deliver a world-class betting and gaming industry.” The Labour Party defeated the conservatives at Rishi Sunak’s snap election on July 4, potentially marking a new era for gambling standards. Prior to the elections, Starmer’s party […]

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Are Offshore Bookmakers Losing The Battle Against The Regulated Sector In The US?

The writing is on the wall. Yet neither party is quite satisfied. Since the overturning of the Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act (PASPA) in 2018 by the Supreme Court of the United States, the country has become a fertile ground for sports betting operations. Fast forward to 2024, and the debate about whether this […]

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Michigan: 80-Year-Old Wins $300K Top Prize From Instant Game

It’s never too late to win big from the lottery and this is precisely what happened to one 80-year-old lottery player from Lake County, Michigan. The lucky man, who chose to remain anonymous, recently switched from draw-style games to instant games. It wasn’t long after the switch when he won a sweet $300,000 grand prize […]

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Gambling Regulator In Ohio Proposes Changes To Promotions, Ads

Last year in May, the gambling regulator in Ohio, the Ohio Casino Control Commission (OCCC), ordered Fanatics Sportsbook, the leading betting company that is a part of Fanatics, to take down a sports betting ad. The promotion in question offered customers in the state a bonus that matched the sum they spent via purchased merchandise. […]

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BetMGM Extends Newcastle United Partnership Deal

Newcastle United, a professional soccer club in Newcastle, has extended its partnership with LeoVegas Group and its BetMGM betting brand. Originally formed last year, the deal will build on the successful relationship between the popular Premier League team and the leading betting operator. Cementing BetMGM as Newcastle United’s official betting partner, the extended deal will […]

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Woman Forgets About Gifted Ticket, Finds A Surprise AU$25K Win

A woman who received several tickets as a gift for Mother’s Day last month completely forgot about them only to find out that she had won AU$25,000 ($16,700). The case involves an unnamed woman from Launceston, the fifth-largest inland city in Australia, who unknowingly sat on the hefty win for nearly two months before realizing […]

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Sir Philip Davies, Latest Tory Allegedly Caught Up In Gambling Probe

Another day, another election betting scandal in the UK. Earlier in the week, it was announced that Welsh Parliament member Russell George was under investigation for an alleged bet on the timing of the general election. The politician became the fifth Conservative politician faced with inquiries by the Gambling Commission, the body responsible for licensing, […]

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Winner Claims 1 Of 2 Mega Millions Jackpots In Same California Store

In December, something that many people may consider highly unlikely, or even impossible, happened. From the drawing on December 8, 2023, two incredibly lucky lottery players hit the jackpot from Mega Millions, the popular lottery game in America. Considering the odds of 1 in 302.5 million, it sounds incredible to have two people guess correctly […]