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Sportsbetting legalization takes a step forward in Maryland


Both houses of the Maryland General Assembly reportedly passed proposed legislation yesterday that would allow local voters to decide via a November referendum whether the state should legalize sportsbetting. According to a Wednesday report from The Baltimore Sun newspaper, the measure seeks voter consent to award an unspecified number of successful candidate operators with ...

Washington Redskins lobbying for Maryland sportsbetting legalization


The Washington Redskins franchise of the National Football League (NFL) is reportedly hoping to tempt legislators in either Maryland or Virginia into legalizing sportsbetting as part of an arrangement for a new stadium. According to a Sunday report from The Washington Post newspaper, the side has played its home games at the 82,000-seat FedExField ...