The American Gaming Association calls the Supreme Court's decision to strike down a federal law barring gambling in most states "a victory for the millions of Americans who seek to bet on sports in a safe and regulated manner". The move likely opens the gates for more of states around the country to get into the sports betting business including Florida.
"Our job is to interpret the law Congress has enacted and decide whether it is consistent with the Constitution", the court said in its decision. "PASPA is not", Justice Samuel Alito wrote for the court.
Now only Nevada offers legalized betting on sports, but New Jersey officials insisted the federal government could not force them to enforce a congressional ban on wagering on professional and college sports.
Immediately after the ruling, the stock price for Caesars Entertainment rose 6%, and DraftKings said it will enter the sports betting market. The proposed amendment specifically refers to PASPA's federal sports betting ban being amended or repealed.
The Supreme Court ruled on Monday that the federal ban on sports betting was unconstitutional. "In light of these developments, we do not think that Congress would want the advertising provisions to stand if the remainder of PASPA must fall".
The Boston-based company said Monday it had been preparing to launch a sports betting platform and apply for state operating licenses ever since the high court announced it would take up the case.
It remains to be seen what effect a ruling allowing sports gambling will have on the values of sports franchises.
Sports books previously had only been allowed in Nevada, Oregon, Delaware and Montana, according to SB Nation.
Monmouth Park racetrack has already established a sports betting facility and said it plans to take bets "as soon as possible".
"New Jersey has always been the lead advocate in fighting this inherently unequal law, and today's ruling will finally allow for authorized facilities in New Jersey to take the same bets that are legal in other states in our country", New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy, a Democrat, said in a statement.
"The question now is whether Congress will leave the states to make their own choices or will now try to enact some kind of federal regulation of sports betting", Vladeck added.
Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf's spokesman says the new revenue from sports betting will be good for the state's budget, which has struggled through persistent deficits since the recession. National Basketball Association commissioner Adam Silver has endorsed sports betting, and Major League Baseball has invested in fantasy leagues. In 2012, with voters' support, New Jerseylawmakers passed a law allowing sports betting, directly challenging the 1992 federal law. The Supreme Court declined to hear the case.
West Virginia and 17 other states, and the governors of three more, sided with New Jersey in the case.
It would have meant that Louis van Gaal had been more successful and that David Moyes wasn't far behind him. Sam Allardyce: "It's a club I put back into the Premier League and had four good seasons there".
Capitals: D John Carlson drew an assists on the first goal, tying the franchise mark for playoff points by a defenseman with 12. Tampa Bay finally figured out Holtby in the third period when Kucherov set up a one-timer for Steven Stamkos on the power play.
SpaceX , however, confirmed that the Falcon 9 Block 5 rocket and its payload are in good condition, which is great news to hear. SpaceX founder and CEO Elon Musk expressed high hopes for Block 5, which he said will be the final version of the Falcon 9.
The top Iranian diplomat said he and Lavrov discussed the JCPOA and a broad range of bilateral, regional and global issues. After the U.S. departure from the nuclear deal, Iran is making sure that the deal survives under all circumstances.
The stunning form of Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang since completing a club record move in January does offer a glimmer of hope. The fact that they have set this record is already an awkward thing for the rest of the league to think about.
F-22 fighters, stationed in Alaska, visibly inhibited and recognized the Russian bombers until they left the recognition zone. ET, two Alaska-based NORAD F-22 fighters intercepted and identified the Russian bombers, spokesperson Canadian Army Maj.
The first ball of his final over, the 17th of the innings, was a wrong'un drifting away from length, right into Pant's weak zone. In reply, league leaders Sunrisers romped home to victory with seven balls to spare ultimately.
It is used by US Marine Corps and many other military formations and is one of the best robotized demining systems in the world. Russian officials said that a terror attack targeting an event earlier this week in Moscow was thwarted.
But JPL has made sure that the Mars Helicopter has everything it needs to fearless the rough environment on the Red Planet . Once the helicopter is transported to Mars by way of the rover , it will begin flying around the planet on its own.
The NES Classic Mini goes back on sale next month
NES and SNES Classics still sell for about $120 - about double the original price - on Craigslist in the Pittsburgh area. The two mini consoles were supposed to be one-off products, available for a limited time and not re-introduced.
Star Movement and League strike governing deal for Italy
Salvini and Di Maio are scheduled to meet again in Rome on Monday before being received at the Quirinal, the presidential palace. With talks ongoing today, the parties have asked President Sergio Matterella to give them until Monday to strike a deal.
Hamilton wary of Ferrari despite Mercedes dominance
But that's the exciting bit going into the race, I know that we will be quick but I know that the others will be quick too". Vettel led for 41 laps in Baku before the rogue Red Bull boys brought out the safety vehicle that changed everything.
Trump Optimistic About Summit With North Korean Leader
One of the three, who appeared to be Kim Dong Chul , spoke for the group, saying "It's like a dream and we are very, very happy". While many Americans are celebrating the release of the three American detainees, the Warmbiers are still searching for justice.