Nj-new Jersey Governor Chris Christie has released a directive permitting recreations betting to go forward into the Garden State. (Image: Lucas Jackson, Reuters)
New Jersey sports betting may not be such a pipe dream all things considered. While the state has lost in federal court over its plan to regulate and license sports betting at casinos and racetracks throughout the New Jersey, some officials point up to a glimmer of hope in the rulings: the very fact itself that would stop those venues from offering bets on their own that they found that there’s nothing in New Jersey law.
On Monday, that’s precisely what Governor Chris Christie utilized to issue a directive enabling racetracks and casinos to start offering recreations betting without fear of civil or liability that is criminal. Governor Christie cited the court that is previous to state that such actions were not prohibited under New Jersey law, and that federal law only prohibits the state from regulating the task.
Christie Changes Tune on Federal Governing
‘Based on the arguments of the sports leagues while the United States Department of Justice, the next Circuit has already ruled that nj can perform recreations wagering as described in today’s statewide directive,’ stated a declaration from the Governor’s office. ‘The motion simply would clarify and formalize that authority and give guidance that is clear gambling enterprises and racetracks waiting