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All bets are off: Behind the West Virginia betting blackout

How the death of BetLucky in West Virginia has spiralled into a lawsuit and how others will fill the space

When two retail sportsbooks in West Virginia suddenly stopped taking bets and their state-wide mobile app went offline, it was presumed gremlins in the system had temporarily paralyzed operations. But with the betting blackout in early March dragging on for days at Delaware North’s Wheeling Island and Mardi Gras casinos, and with the BetLucky app…

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