- Roundup of Arkansas editorials Updated: Apr-22-14 9:05 am
- Boston mayor objects to casino licensing process Updated: Apr-18-14 8:16 pm
- Legislative hearing on Chicago casino underway Updated: Apr-16-14 12:23 pm
- Chicago-only casino option to face opposition Updated: Apr-15-14 9:17 pm
- A roundup of recent Michigan newspaper editorials Updated: Apr-14-14 9:04 am
- England set for blanket betting ban for players Updated: Apr-09-14 10:38 am
- Fla. legislators push for end to greyhound racing Updated: Apr-08-14 7:23 pm
- SC Senate passes bill allowing legal bridge games Updated: Apr-08-14 6:19 pm
- Former riverboat fetches $600,000 at auction Updated: Apr-05-14 4:53 pm
- Missouri bill seeks to lure high-stakes gamblers Updated: Apr-02-14 5:13 pm
- SC justices: No casino allowed on Catawba land Updated: Apr-02-14 11:43 am
- Maine panel OKs bill to study gambling expansion Updated: Apr-01-14 1:52 pm
- Lawmaker wants NY to license, tax Internet poker Updated: Mar-31-14 6:22 pm
- Bills introduced in Congress banning online gaming Updated: Mar-26-14 7:30 pm
- Lawmakers approve plan to lure casino to SE Kansas Updated: Mar-25-14 11:07 pm
- SC senator: Update social gaming law or I'll sue Updated: Mar-25-14 8:19 pm
- Firm cuts US online gambling estimate 30 percent Updated: Mar-25-14 12:14 pm
- Bill to let NJ take foreign net bet firms advances Updated: Mar-24-14 3:32 pm
Here are excerpts from recent editorials in Arkansas newspapers:
BOSTON - Boston Mayor Martin J. Walsh's administration has called on the state's top gambling regulator to recuse himself from the casino licensing process in eastern Massachusetts.
CHICAGO - Anti-gambling advocates say plans calling for more casinos in Illinois will incur social costs.
SPRINGIFELD, Illinois - An Illinois lawmaker's proposal to expand gambling in Chicago, but not the rest of the state, will be the focus of a day of hearings that could get heated.
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LONDON - The English Football Association moved closer Wednesday to imposing a blanket ban on anyone involved in the game from betting on any match in the world.
TALLAHASSEE, Florida - Some Florida legislators are making a push again this year to end a requirement that greyhound dog-tracks have on-site races if they want to keep card games and other betting options.
COLUMBIA, South Carolina - A bill that would allow retirees to legally play bridge passed the Senate unanimously Tuesday, two weeks after a senator threatened to challenge South Carolina's centuries-old antigambling laws in court.
WOOD RIVER, Illinois - The former riverboat that once served as the Casino Queen along East St. Louis' Mississippi River banks is under new ownership after being sold at auction for $600,000.
JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri - Gamblers willing to put up at least $10,000 could get a special perk at Missouri casinos that could make their experience a little more like going to Las Vegas.
COLUMBIA, South Carolina - A statewide ban on video gambling means that South Carolina's only federally recognized tribe cannot have a casino on its York County reservation, the state's highest court ruled Wednesday.
AUGUSTA, Maine - A Maine legislative panel has approved a bill to have the state study the market potential for building more casinos in Maine.
ALBANY, New York - New York would legalize, license and tax Internet poker games under a proposal from a key state lawmaker - but don't look for the bill to pass anytime soon.
WASHINGTON - Lawmakers from both parties introduced legislation in the House and Senate on Wednesday aimed at banning online gambling, setting the stage for an uncertain battle in Congress.
TOPEKA, Kansas - A bill aimed at bringing a state-owned casino to southeast Kansas has cleared the state Senate.
COLUMBIA, South Carolina - Sen. Tom Davis warned Tuesday that if legislators block his bill aimed at allowing retirees to legally play bridge, he'll sue to get South Carolina's centuries-old antigambling law thrown out altogether.
ATLANTIC CITY, New Jersey - Morgan Stanley lowered its estimate of the U.S. Internet gambling market on Tuesday to $3.5 billion by 2017, down from a previous forecast of $5 billion.
A plan to let New Jersey casino regulators oversee foreign Internet gambling companies if they shift their operations to Atlantic City moved a step closer to approval on Monday.