Schleswig-Holstein court upholds German online casino ban

Regional court agrees that German IST is not “incompatible” with European Union law

A Schleswig-Holstein court has upheld a decision that Germany’s ban on online casino gaming is compatible with European Union law. The ruling from the state’s higher administrative court comes after Malta-based operator NetBet launched a legal case against Schleswig-Holstein in 2018 when it was ordered to cease offering online casino gaming by local regulators. As…

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