Published: March 3, 2018

Mass. Board Wants Sports Betting On Par With Black Market

Law360, Boston (March 1, 2018, 7:23 PM EST) -- The Massachusetts Gaming Commission on Thursday released a report tackling sports betting if it becomes legal in the state, stressing the need to make gambling easy to access online and comparable to what is already being offered by black-market bookies. 

The 187-page white paper comes as state lawmakers awaiting the outcome of a U.S. Supreme Court case consider a process for regulating the industry and examine how much tax revenue the state could expect from sports betting. The report also highlights the need to guard against gambling...

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