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New bill proposes legal sports betting at Ohio casinos, lotto retailers

BY: - May 7, 2021

Ohioans may soon have the opportunity to place legal sports bets at casino properties, lottery retailers and possibly even in sports arenas. Lawmakers formally introduced a highly-anticipated proposal to legalize sports gambling in the state. The legislation will move quickly and members expressed hope it could be passed as early as next month. Senate Bill […]

Ohio’s professional sports teams want in on legalized sports betting

BY: - April 21, 2021

Ohio’s professional sports teams are in favor of legalized sports gambling and want in on the action. A coalition of eight pro teams (plus the Memorial Golf Tournament in Dublin) announced support for a legislative effort to legalize sports gambling in the state.  A group of lawmakers spent the early months of 2021 hearing testimony […]