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A Quick Look At The Sports Betting And Online Casino Picture In PA As 2018 Ends

A Quick Look At The Sports Betting And Online Casino Picture In PA As 2018 Ends

As 2018 comes to a close, lets take a broad overview of the changes to the casino gaming picture in Pennsylvania, where we are at right now, and what we can expect in the new year. Sports Betting The recent changes in both the PA and US legal landscape cleared the way for sports betting…

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PA iLottery “Holiday Countdown” Promo Giving Away $100,000 Through Year’s End

PA iLottery “Holiday Countdown” Promo Giving Away $100,000 Through Year’s End

The Pennsylvania Online Lottery is handing out holiday presents a little early this year. Over the span of five weeks ending on 12/31/2018, the PAiLottery will be giving away $100,000 to 505 lucky players. All of Pennsylvania’s online players are eligible to win, but there are some basic deposit and play-through requirements and also some…

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Golden Nugget Follows MGM Into Pennsylvania’s Online Gaming Market

Golden Nugget Follows MGM Into Pennsylvania’s Online Gaming Market

Recently, MGM Resorts became the first casino operator from outside the state to apply for a casino gaming license in Pennsylvania. Now we can add Golden Nugget to this list. At the meeting on Wednesday, Golden Nugget submitted its application to be considered a Qualified Gaming Entity (QGE) to the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board (PGCB). Being approved as a QGE is the first step to being…

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What Is A Qualified Gaming Entity And Why Are They Allowed To Apply For A PA Online Gambling License?

What Is A Qualified Gaming Entity And Why Are They Allowed To Apply For A PA Online Gambling License?

This week, SugarHouse and Penn National Gaming became the 4th and 5th PA casinos to be approved for online gambling. But despite the announcement, one of the more interesting pieces of news to come out of this week’s Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board meeting was that seven of PA’s online gambling licenses would officially be opened…

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SugarHouse And Penn National Get Online Gambling Licenses

SugarHouse And Penn National Get Online Gambling Licenses

In today’s scheduled meeting by the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board it was revealed by both Penn National Gaming and SugarHouse had been approved for their online gambling licenses. The approval means that both casinos have been green-lighted to offer online poker and an online casino consisting of table games and slots. …and then there were…

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In Defense Of PA iLottery And Rationality In The PA Online Gaming World

In Defense Of PA iLottery And Rationality In The PA Online Gaming World

by Adam Haman Recently David La Torre wrote an article complaining about the PA iLottery that is both blatantly self-serving and dishonest. As he admits in the piece, La Torre works for a coalition of Pennsylvania casinos that are upset that the PA iLottery offers online lottery games that “imitate the look, sound and feel…

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Parx Casino, Harrah’s, Mount Airy Approved For Online Poker, Casino In PA

Parx Casino, Harrah’s, Mount Airy Approved For Online Poker, Casino In PA

Three of Pennsylvania’s casinos were officially approved to offer online gambling in the state on Wednesday, becoming the first casinos to be authorized to offer online gambling in PA. The approval by the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board will allow the brands to offer the three main online gambling products authorized by the state: online poker,…

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Pennsylvania Online Gaming Operator Applications Can Be Submitted June 4th

Pennsylvania Online Gaming Operator Applications Can Be Submitted June 4th

Pennsylvania online gambling continues to move forward. Last week, the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board announced the agency would begin accepting applications for Interactive Gaming Operators beginning on June 4th. The announcement comes two weeks before the PA Gaming Control Board begins accepting “Interactive Gaming Petitions” on April 16th and just a week after many PA…

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