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Legalized gambling

John Eidsmoe

Legalized gambling

America"s bad bet

by John Eidsmoe

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Published by Huntington House Publishers in Lafayette, La .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Gambling -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      StatementJohn Eidsmoe.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV6715 .E53 1994
      The Physical Object
      Pagination154 p. ;
      Number of Pages154
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1130555M
      ISBN 101563840715
      LC Control Number94076323
      OCLC/WorldCa32097472

      2 Sports betting is legal in only two states: Nevada, through casino sports books, and Oregon, through a state lottery game. The National Gambling Impact Study Commission (NGISC) report File Size: KB. A history and analysis of gambling in the United States from bingo to state lotteries to Indian gaming and the rise of Las Vegas, this book reveals how we have become a nation of gamblers and what the future holds for the gambling industry.

        The new sports book at Prairie Meadows sits ready and waiting for the Iowa Legislature to legalize sports gambling on Wednesday, Feb. 20, in Altoona. (Photo: Brian Powers/The Register).   New Jersey sports betting launched in and immediately became one of the most robust markets in the country. Legal sportsbooks exist both at casinos and racetracks, as well as online via mobile apps throughout the state. Read on for more information about legal NJ sports betting. Play At BETMGM Sports Now With A $ Risk-Free Bet.

        4 types of online gambling expected to be legal in Michigan soon. How soon Internet gaming and sports betting would actually begin in Michigan would .   Within five years as many as 40 U.S. states may legalize sports gambling, and by next year roughly half the U.S. population will have access to .


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