For the past 25 years, betting legally on sports was possible in only one US state. However, in May this year, the US sports betting industry had a breakthrough. The US Supreme Court ruled against the Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act, known as PASPA. This decision meant that every state has the right to decide whether it would allow sports betting or not. We’ll guide you through the changes that came with the US Supreme Court overturning the PASPA law. Which states have legalized sports betting? What kind of economic impact should the US expect? How will the employment rate change? The team at NJgames.org has prepared this infographic that holds all the answers you need. So, here’s a brief of what you’ll find out in the infographic below. One of the first things you’ll discover is how New Jersey fought against the Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act law.
Published by - 28/8/2018