Chris Christie Allows New Jersey Sports Betting Despite Ban

Date: March 4, 2020 | Category: Quick Hits Slot Machines

Chris Christie Allows New Jersey Sports Betting Despite Ban

Nj-new Jersey Governor Chris Christie has issued a directive sports that are allowing to maneuver forward in the Garden State. (Image: Lucas Jackson, Reuters)

New Jersey recreations betting may not be this kind of pipe dream most likely. Even though the state has lost in federal court over its plan to regulate and license recreations betting at casinos and racetracks throughout the nj, some officials point up 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 precisely what Governor Chris Christie used to issue a directive allowing racetracks and casinos to start providing recreations betting without fear of civil or liability that is criminal. Governor Christie cited the court that is previous to state that such actions were not prohibited under nj-new Jersey law, and that federal law only forbids the state from regulating the task.

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‘Based on the arguments of the sports leagues while the United States Department of Justice, the 3rd Circuit has already ruled that nj-new jersey can execute sports wagering as described in today’s statewide directive,’ stated a declaration from the Governor’s office. ‘The movement simply would clarify and formalize that authority and give clear guidance to casinos and racetracks waiting to open an

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