Lawmaker seeks legalized gambling
TRENTON, N.J. -- From March Madness brackets to Super Bowl pools to illicit back room wagers, people bet on professional sports games every day. But they can do it legally only in four states, and only two states currently offer state-sanctioned sports wagering.
With Atlantic City casinos in a financial free fall and New
Jersey's budget in shambles, a state lawmaker filed a federal
lawsuit Monday against the Justice Department that seeks to
overturn a U.S. ban on sports betting. The ...
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