Lawsuit being drafted by Florida Speaker of the House against Florida Lottery

Lawsuit being drafted by Florida Speaker of the House against Florida Lottery

A contract agreement between the Florida Lottery and IGT Global Solutions Corporation is a point of contention to be noted in a lawsuit currently being drafted by the Florida Speaker of the House, Richard Corcoran. The House will be filing...
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Florida legislators willing to compromise for gambling agreement with Seminole Tribe

Florida legislators willing to compromise for gambling agreement with Seminole Tribe

The House and Senate chambers in the state of Florida remain in disagreement on whether or not slot machines should be allowed in eight counties, despite voters in those counties having approved gambling. However, the two chambers are willing to...
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Proposed Florida casino legislation passes first hurdle

Proposed Florida casino legislation passes first hurdle

After being introduced less than two weeks ago, proposed legislation that would expand gambling in Florida and renegotiate the southern state’s stalled compact with the casino-operating Seminole Tribe Of Florida has reportedly been passed unchanged by an inf...
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New gaming bill filed by Florida Senator

New gaming bill filed by Florida Senator

A new gaming bill was filed on Thursday in Florida by Senator Bill Galvano, as the latest effort to stop the gaming issues currently plaguing the state. SB 8 was filed by Galvano on Thursday and covers several areas of...
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Genting Group remains devoted to proposed Resorts World Miami project

Genting Group remains devoted to proposed Resorts World Miami project

The long-running attempt by Genting Group to bring a giant casino to downtown Miami is back in the news after the Malaysian firm reportedly asked the Federal Aviation Administration to re-approve its plan to construct the Florida development’s trio of...
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Florida tribe says two pending gambling bills may violate federal laws

Florida tribe says two pending gambling bills may violate federal laws

The Seminole tribe of Florida has made clear its objections to two pending gambling bills in the state, saying that they fear that SB 8 and PCB TGC 17-01 were in possible violation of US federal laws.  SB 8 was...
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Seminole Tribe not happy with Gretna race track involvement in gambling dispute

Seminole Tribe not happy with Gretna race track involvement in gambling dispute

After Gretna Racing filed a motion to alter a ruling by a federal judge in the issue involving the Seminole Tribe of Florida and the state, the Seminole Tribe has announced their objections. The tribe’s lawyer Barry Richard, filed a...
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Palm Beach Kennel Club welcomes WSOP Circuit this month

Palm Beach Kennel Club welcomes WSOP Circuit this month

Starting on February 9th, the World Series of Poker Circuit will be back in action at the Palm Beach Kennel Club for the seventh year in a row. The West Palm Beach venue will feature WSOP Circuit events from the...
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Florida Supreme Court reviewing proposal that could limit the growth of the gambling industry

Florida Supreme Court reviewing proposal that could limit the growth of the gambling industry

The Florida Supreme Court reviewed a proposal on November 2 that looks to amend the constitution and give voters in the state the right to control the growth of casino games. The ‘Voter Control of Gambling in Florida’ will remove...
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Florida gambling expansion jeopardized by new legislation

Florida gambling expansion jeopardized by new legislation

The future of casino and gambling regulation in Florida took an unexpected turn last week after Republican leaders in the Florida House Of Representatives proposed new legislation that is at direct odds with a measure put forward by Florida State...
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Florida Senate President supports voter will in county slot referendums

Florida Senate President supports voter will in county slot referendums

Although the legal path is not currently clear, Florida‘s Senate President, Joe Negron indicated earlier this week that he is in favor of allowing slot machines in counties where voters have approved them. Voters in St. Lucie and Duval counties...
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