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Chris Christie Allows New Jersey Sports Betting Despite Ban

Chris Christie Allows New Jersey Sports Betting Despite Ban

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie has granted a directive sports that are allowing to maneuver ahead into the Garden State. (Image: Lucas Jackson, Reuters)

New Jersey recreations gambling may not be such a pipe dream all things considered. Although the state has lost in federal court over its plan to manage and license recreations betting at casinos and racetracks throughout the nj, some officials point to a glimmer of hope in the rulings: the actual fact itself that would stop those venues from offering bets on their own that they found that there’s nothing in New Jersey law.

On Monday, that’s just what Governor Chris Christie used to issue a directive permitting racetracks and casinos to start providing activities betting without concern with civil or unlawful obligation. Governor Christie cited the previous court rulings to say that such actions had been not prohibited under New Jersey law, and that federal law only forbids the state from regulating the activity.

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‘Based on the arguments of the sports leagues and also the United States Department of Justice, the 3rd Circuit has already ruled that nj-new jersey can carry out sports wagering as described in today’s statewide directive,’ stated a statement from the Governor’s office. ‘The movement simply would clarify and formalize that authority and give guidance that is clear gambling enterprises and racetracks waitin (more…)