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High Speed Rail Project Offers Californians Easier Access to Legal Sports Betting

Article posted on Tuesday 07 May - 21:50 EDT

Californians are on track to have easier access to legal sports betting. No, we do not come bearing news that sports betting in California is about to be legalized. That’s […]

Tribes and Online Sportsbooks Seem Ready to Tackle California Sports Betting Issue Together 

Article posted on Sunday 28 April - 19:35 EDT

At long last, it seems like tribes and online sportsbooks are prepared to collaborate on the future of California sports betting legalization.
It seems the California sports betting dialogue is making real progress for the first time in roughly two years.  Will the latest development lead to actual legalization in the next […]

California Sports Betting Could Be Legalized By 2026 

Article posted on Monday 08 April - 06:27 EDT

The Indian Gaming Association Chairman thinks on-site California sports betting will be legalized by 2026, with online sportsbooks to follow.
With 2024 legalization out of the question, will California sports betting get the stamp of approval in time for the 2026 electoral ballot?  At least one key stakeholder thinks so. […]

NCAA Rethinks College Sports Gambling After NBA Prop Betting Allegations in California 

Article posted on Monday 01 April - 19:48 EDT

Following NBA prop betting allegations during games played in California, the NCAA wants to ban such wager types in college sports.
On the heels of illicit NBA prop betting for two games played in California, the National Collegiate Athletics Association (NCAA) is reportedly looking to ban these wager types on all […]

Los Angeles Dodgers Fire Shohei Ohtani Translator Amid California Sports Betting Scandal 

Article posted on Monday 25 March - 07:22 EDT

The Dodgers fired Shohei Ohtani's translator for alleged theft after getting caught up in a California sports betting scandal.
The Los Angeles Dodgers have fired the interpreter for MLB superstar Shohei Ohtani amid allegations of theft and involvement in an ongoing California sports betting scandal. This explosive report comes […]

FanDuel President Says California Sports Betting Won't Be Legalized Before 2026 

Article posted on Sunday 17 March - 17:05 EDT

FanDuel president Christian Genetski does not see any way that California sports betting gets legalized before 2026. And he's right.
The wait for an optimistic view on the future of California sports betting has lasted nearly two years, dating back to the failure of two gambling bills during the 2022 […]

California Sports Betting Off the Table in 2024, But Daily Fantasy Sites Could Still Stay 

Article posted on Friday 08 March - 06:29 EST

It has become overwhelmingly clear that California sports betting won’t be legalized in 2024. But daily fantasy sports might stick.
Although California sports betting has virtually zero chance of getting legalized in 2024, there’s a chance daily fantasy sports sites will be able to continue operating inside The Golden State. […]

Daily Fantasy Sports Operators May Soon be Forced to Leave California Market 

Article posted on Thursday 29 February - 12:25 EST

California tribes are calling for a ban of daily fantasy sports activity because it should be considered illegal under current gaming laws.
With California sports betting on the backburner for the time being, The Golden State’s tribes are taking aim at another gaming issue: Daily fantasy sports.  To begin February 2024, the […]

Expert Believes California Sports Betting Won't Be Legalized Until At Least 2028 

Article posted on Tuesday 06 February - 05:43 EST

With California sports betting hopes for 2024 officially dead, some experts don’t think the state will legalize gambling until at least 2028.
The timeline for the legalization of sports betting in California continues to get pushed further and further back. Now, at least one gambling expert believes that sports gambling in The […]

The Latest California Sports Betting Bill is Officially Dead 

Article posted on Wednesday 24 January - 05:55 EST

The push to legalize California sports betting in 2024 is officially dead after sponsors of the latest bill pulled the plug on its viability.
And just like that, the push to legalize California sports betting in 2024 is officially dead. This news will come as a bummer to gambling enthusiasts and online sportsbooks in […]



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