WatchandWager renews California ADW license

Webis Holdings has received a two-year license extension for its WatchandWager.com advanced deposit wagering (ADW) business in California.

The new approval from the California Horse Racing [...]

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Los Angeles, California

California voters reject tribal and commercial sports betting propositions

Regulated sports betting in California remains a distant dream as almost 75 per cent of precincts report election results.

With 74.9 per cent of California precincts [...]

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California sports betting battle prompts lawsuit by NAACP

The battle to control sports betting in California is becoming increasingly acrimonious, with ballot arguments by supporters of Proposition 27 prompting a lawsuit from the [...]

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California Democrats vote to oppose online sports betting

Tribal gaming interests opposed to the legalisation of online sports betting in California are celebrating the California Democratic Party’s decision to oppose the proposition.

The California [...]

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Los Angeles, California

California online sports betting initiative approved for November ballot

The Secretary of State of California has approved a ballot initiative to legalise online sports betting through a constitutional amendment.

The initiative was approved on June [...]

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Federal Authorities shut down California online sports betting ring

Federal authorities in the United States have announced charges against five people accused of involvement in an illegal online sports betting operation in California.

The accused [...]

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Webis extends Cal Expo lease to May 2030

London-listed betting operator Webis has secured its presence in California through to May 2030.

Webis’ US subsidiary WatchandWager received formal approval Friday (March 25) from the [...]

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Los Angeles, California

California set for sports betting referendum

Californians will get to decide whether to allow sports betting after an initiative for a statewide referendum gained approval Thursday.

California’s Elections Division certified the initiative [...]

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Kindred partners Quechan Tribe to enter Arizona and California gaming markets

Kindred Group has agreed a ten-year partnership with the Quechan Tribe of the Fort Yuma Indian Reservation to gain access to Arizona and California’s future [...]

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WatchandWager secures California pari-mutuel license extension

London-listed betting and racetrack operator Webis Holding has secured a two-year licence extension for its advanced deposit wagering business WatchandWager.com in California.

The licence renewal by [...]

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California sports betting proposition shelved again

California Senator Bill Dodd and Assemblyman Adam Gray have withdrawn their sports betting proposal ahead of its scheduled committee hearing Tuesday.

Their proposal sought to amend [...]

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Webis secures loan to support California sports betting expansion

Shares in betting and racetrack operator Webis Holding soared by more than a third in London Thursday after the company secured a new term loan [...]

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