News 88.9 KNPR
Classical 89.7 KCNV
NV89 Discover Music

an member station

The U.S. Third Circuit Court of Appeals has killed the State of Delaware's plan to introduce Nevada-style sportsbooks. The state hoped that it could generate some extra revenue to close an $800-million budget shortfall. I. Nelson Rose, a leading authority on gambling law explains why sportsbooks are only legal in Nevada.

Support comes from

More Stories

KNPR's State of Nevada
KNPR's State of Nevada
Kirk Golding, SR Vice President of Silverton Casino Lodge (L) and Lee Amaitis, President & CEO of Cantor Gaming, appear at the announcement of the Cantor Gaming sportsbook at the Silverton Casino Lodge on November 29, 2012 in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Planet Money