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SPORTS BETTING BLOG 2012

12/31/2012
iGaming Business reports, "Latest research from Fairleigh Dickinson University reveals that 51 percent of registered voters are in favour of legalised sportsbetting in states where it is currently prohibited".

12/28/2012
SBR forum administrator Bill Dozer writes, "BetIslands to close with player funds. We finally talked with everyone involved. Unfortunately this looks like it is about to end badly for players. This came to be because BI lost it's financial backer and the people left could not make it work".

12/24/2012
iGaming Business reports, "British betting giant (William Hill) will spend £485 million alongside GVC Holdings to acquire entire issued share capital of rival online sportsbook (Sportingbet) and gaming operator".

10/29/2012
iGaming Business reports, "In the wake of last week’s indictments of 25 individuals in the United States over allegations concerning an illegal online sportsbetting operation, the Alderney Gambling Control Commission regulator has announced that it has commenced a ‘special investigation’ into Pinnacle Sports Europe Limited".

10/26/2012
Las Vegas sportsbook director and Cantor Gaming oddsmaker Mike Colbert along with three others listed as owners of Pinnacle Sports have been indicted on gambling related charges. Online betting sites also named in the indictment include wager4you.com, playhera.ag and jazzsports.net.

10/17/2012
CAP reports, "Full Tilt advised its players to seek reimbursement from the DOJ not the casino itself".

8/1/2012
GPWA reports, "PokerStars settles with DOJ, buys Full Tilt Poker. Part of PokerStars' $547 million settlement with the U.S. Department of Justice will be used to pay American players money owed by Full Tilt Poker".

7/20/2012
iGaming Business reports, "Senators Reid and Kyl are reportedly close on federal legislation that would see online poker legalised throughout the United States".

7/2/2012
Full Tilt Poker's CEO, Ray Bitar, turned himself in to New York City authorities to be arrested by the FBI.

6/22/2012
The Nevada Gaming Commission has approved online gaming licenses for IGT, Bally and William Hill.

3/27/2012
iGaming Business reports, "The Republican governor for the western American state of Utah, Gary Herbert, has broke with legislators from many neighbouring states by signing a measure into law that outlaws residents from taking part in all forms of online gambling".

3/16/2012
EGR reports, "Playtech prepares Nevada licence application".

3/14/2012
EGR reports, "Bovada bans players from Maryland".

3/14/2012
iGaming Business reports, "Mississippi Lawful Internet Gaming Act of 2012 has been scrapped after failing to secure the required three-fifths Committee vote".

3/13/2012
iGaming Business reports, "Proposed measure that would completely outlaw iGaming in the western state is now heading to the Utah House of Representatives for a second vote".

3/12/2012
iGaming Business reports, "Nevada Gaming Control Board Chairman, Mark Lipparelli, tells iGaming Business that approved state licensees should be online in 2012".

3/5/2012
EGR reports, "Paddy Power confirms Nevada licence application".

2/27/2012
The US government seized the bodog.com domain and indicted Bodog founder Calvin Ayre on charges of operating an illegal gambling business and money laundering. Bodog switched from .com to .eu nearly a year ago and migrated its US customers to Canadian based Morris Mohawk Gaming Group late last year. The US governments actions against Bodog should have little if any affect on US gamblers.

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