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  • West Virginia sports betting app delayed

    CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - West Virginia lottery officials say the launch of a sports betting app has been delayed to ensure compliance with a federal law that deals with interstate gambling. Lottery Director John Myers says Wednesday that the Draft Kings sports wagering app has been put on hold. He

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  • Louisiana fantasy sports betting rules could be derailed

    BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Louisiana voters agreed in November to legalize online fantasy sports contests for cash prizes in 47 parishes. But it's unclear if lawmakers will approve the tax and regulatory provisions required to start the betting, before the legislative session ends Thursday. Measures to outline the required

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  • States’ push to legalize sports betting differs by region

    CHERRY HILL, N.J. (AP) - In the year since the U.S. Supreme Court cleared the way for every state to legalize sports betting , a regional divide has opened as states decide whether to expand their gambling options. By year's end, legalization is possible in a dozen states in the

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