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Why the 'flyover states' could hold the key to US sports betting

The previously ignored ‘states in between’ are getting more attention as legislators in Illinois, West Virginia, Indiana and elsewhere are looking at the potential for a Supreme Court ruling on PASPA to pave the way to expanded US sports betting

Until Christie versus the NCAA came before the Supreme Court of the US (SCOTUS), no one aboard a flight from New York to the west coast would have viewed the towns, cities, plains and mountains scrolling by below them as hotbeds of potential sports betting regulation. Such is the velocity of change in the US…

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