TribLIVE

| State


 
Larger text Larger text Smaller text Smaller text | Order Photo Reprints

Online gaming called 'new frontier' for states

About The Tribune-Review
The Tribune-Review can be reached via e-mail or at 412-321-6460.
Contact Us | Video | Photo Reprints

Daily Photo Galleries


By The Associated Press

Published: Tuesday, Oct. 22, 2013, 8:06 p.m.

PHILADELPHIA — Pennsylvania lawmakers might want to see how New Jersey and Delaware fare with their new Internet gambling operations before they seriously consider legalizing it here, Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board Chairman Bill Ryan said on Tuesday.

Those states, along with Nevada, are the first three in the nation to provide real-money online gambling.

Delaware is expected to go live next week, and New Jersey is targeting the end of November.

 

 
 


Show commenting policy

Most-Read Pennsylvania

  1. Philadelphia robbers steal $105K from armored truck
  2. Young Pakistani immigrant linked to Pennsylvania woman known as ‘Jihad Jane’ sentenced to prison
  3. Dog wardens will canvass state for license compliance
  4. Lawrence County cops dress as Amish to target flasher
  5. Louis Freeh gets expedited appeal to Graham Spanier suit
Subscribe today! Click here for our subscription offers.