Illinois to consider four options for betting legalization

Options include New Jersey model and giving a monopoly to the state lottery

An Illinois lawmaker has introduced four options for a legalized betting framework in the state, with options including New Jersey style system or a Rhode Island-style lottery monopoly. The four options were filed as four separate amendments to Representative Michael Zalewski’s House Bill 3308 on Thursday. Zalewski said the options were only “conversation starters,” with the…

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