Florida Senate, Seminole Tribe Try To Reach Gambling DealTime’s running out on reaching a gambling deal during this spring’s legislative session, but Senate President Bill Galvano said Wednesday he’s “encouraged” by the status of talks between the Seminole Tribe of Florida and the Senate’s lead negotiator.
Sports Betting On Table In Florida Legislative SessionAllowing fans to place bets at professional sports arenas while games are played may sound far-fetched.But the twist on what are known as “prop” bets is part of the discussion about sports gambling as Florida’s 60-day legislative session snaps into action.
Florida's Gambling Amendment Fight Has High StakesThe words on the November ballot appear simple enough: “Voter Control of Gambling in Florida.”
Disney, Seminole Tribe Add $10M To Campaign To Limit CasinosDisney and The Seminole Tribe of Florida keep pouring money into a campaign to limit future casino gambling.
Court Rules "Pre-Reveal" Games In Bars Are Illegal SlotsSiding with state regulators, an appeals court Thursday ruled that controversial electronic games played in bars and other establishments are illegal slot machines.
Bondi Wants Greyhound Racing Amendment Dubbed "Outright Trickeration" Back On BallotAfter a judge ordered the removal of a proposed amendment concerning greyhound racing from this November's ballot, calling it "outright trickeration," state Attorney General Pam Bondi is fighting to get it back on.
Supreme Court Lets States Legalize Sports GamblingThe Supreme Court cleared the way on Monday for states to legalize sports betting.
Greyhound Racing Ban Proposal Goes To Voters In NovemberFlorida voters will be asked this fall to ban greyhound racing, a staple for decades of the state’s gambling industry.
New Deal? Florida Legislators Will Try To Pass Gambling BillA long-debated issue among lawmakers in Florida has been legalized gambling.
Anti-Gambling Measure Goes On November BallotA big decision on gambling will be coming to local ballots later this year.
Judge Rules Against State On Greyhound Drug Testinguling in favor of two trainers suspended by the state after their dogs tested positive for cocaine, an administrative law judge on Friday said Florida gambling regulators have wrongly used an outlawed set of protocols to test racing greyhounds for drugs.