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3rd Circuit strikes down New Jersey sports betting

The court ruled the Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act takes first precedence over recent laws

With enough casinos to make a gambler’s head spin and boisterous nightlife with clubs and bars everywhere, Atlantic City, N.J., has long been trying to establish itself as the Vegas of the East. But there’s one offering that Las Vegas has that Atlantic City does not: sports gambling.

After yesterday’s ruling by the 3rd Circuit Court of Appeals, it looks like they’ll have to wait a bit longer.

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