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Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Gambling and Sports: U.S. Supreme Court Holds Unconstitutional a Federal Law Against Sports Betting

The U.S. Supreme Court has found unconstitutional a federal law against sports betting, finding it encroaches on the rights of the States to make their own laws on gambling.

Debra Cassens Weiss has the story at Supreme Court strikes down federal law that bans sports betting.

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