Tag: Andrew Cuomo

New York pulls mobile betting from 2020 budget

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New York legislators pulled the plug on mobile betting from the state’s budget for 2020, but will move ahead with plans for over the counter betting.   The state had widely been accepted to take a progressive stance on the issue, despite the Governor, Andrew Cuomo, repeatedly speaking out against mobile betting - and reminding that the 2013 statute that paved...

New York governor signals green light for DFS

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Governor Andrew Cuomo has given the all-clear for Daily Fantasy Sports operators to resume their operations in the state with a new bill that defines the activity as a game of ‘skill’ rather than ‘chance.'   New York has become the latest state to legalise Daily Fantasy Sports after lawmakers signed a bill defining the activity as a ‘game of skill’. Governor...