Tag: California

California backtracks on betting after tribal veto

California state senate backtrack betting tribal
A flurry of activity to get sports betting on the books in California in June has come to nought after heavy oppositions from tribal stakeholders.

New rules could “kill” California card rooms, says gaming group

California new gaming rules
The California regulator is leaning on the state’s card rooms with new rules that require players to take turns in playing the banker. In a state mired by..

BMM to drive Tribal Regulatory “Road Trip”

ICR - Tribal Regulatory Road Trip
BMM Testlabs has confirmed it will host a complimentary Tribal Regulatory "Road Trip" Symposium for regulators and operators on August 8-9, 2017.   The complimentary informational event will be hosted by Morongo Tribal Gaming Agency at the Morongo Casino, Resort and Spa in Cabazon, California. BMM's Director Tribal Gaming and NIGA Board Member, Jodi DiLascio said: "BMM is excited to host the...

Daily Fantasy Sports in California – flunked for 2016?

Coinslot Sacremento DFS California
Prospects for regulated DFS in California seemed rosy at the beginning of the year, but as the deadline for draft legislation approaches – there’s still silence from the senate in Sacramento. Any imminent prospect of legislation regulating Daily Fantasy Sports (DFS) in the state of California seems now to be all but extinguished, with the state’s legislature due to adjourn...

Online Poker Bill clears California committee

Online Poker Bill California Adam Gray
California’s online poker bill is headed for a vote on the state Assembly floor after a favourable vote by the Assembly Appropriations committee on 23 June. The committee officially approved Assemblyman Adam Gray’s AB 2863 legislation, the bill receiving only one ‘no’ vote from the committee, although several members abstained. This sets up what will be the first online poker...