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Surprise! Nevada is America’s Most Gambling Addicted State

What is the US State that’s most addicted to gambling? The answer to this one seems pretty obvious to the layman and if you guessed Nevada, you’re right on the money. According to a recent study by WalletHub, a financial information firm, Nevada residents are more likely than any of …

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Virginia State Senator Seeks to Redefine Poker

A Virginia State Senator named Louise Lucas is looking to bring her state’s gambling laws into the 21st century by redefining poker as a game of skill. It’s a strategy that’s worked in reforming gambling laws in other states, but it’s also a strategy she’s tried unsuccessfully at least twice …

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Valve to Washington State: ‘We Don’t Facilitate Gambling’

Valve has a message for the Washington State Gambling Commission in response to its recent inquiries regarding skins betting on Counter Strike: Global Offensive, “We don’t facilitate gambling.” The message was made in response to a recent letter from the Commission asking/telling the video game giant to, “…immediately stop allowing …

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Washington State Orders Valve to Halt All Skins Betting

The Washington State Gambling Commission has ordered Valve to halt all skins betting in the state. Gaming officials are citing the risk of underage gambling and an unregulated gaming environment as the reasons behind the request. According to a press release the Commission released yesterday (and reported on by ESPN.com), …

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Judge Kicks DraftKings Gambling Suit Back to State Court

Beleaguered daily fantasy sports operator DraftKings is reeling tonight after a federal judge refused to hear a “problem gambling” case against the company in his court. Judge Harry S. Mattice Jr., that the suit brought against DraftKings by plaintiff Erica Miller did not meet the standard to be heard in …

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Which US State is the most Addicted to Gambling?

A recent gambling addiction study suggests that problem gamblers don’t necessarily need regulated options to get their fix. Regardless, Nevada still has the most gambling addicts of any US state. The study was conducted by WalletHub, a company that bills itself as a, “financial fitness firm,” and looked at both …

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Are Pay Per Head Services Legal in My State

Not Featured novid In today’s Gambling911.com Q&A we are asked the question: Are Pay Per Head Services Legal in My State? The answer to that question is both YES and NO. In today’s Gambling911.com Q&A we are asked the question: Are Pay Per Head Services Legal in My State? The …

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