Kentucky bans unregulated skill game machines

Kentucky Governor Andy Beshear has signed legislation banning unregulated skill games in the state.

The bill (HB 594) bans any unregulated coin-operated amusement machine that awards [...]

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IWG relaunches with Kentucky Lottery after IGT iLottery integration

Lottery supplier Instant Win Gaming (IWG) has relaunched its eInstant games with the Kentucky Lottery Corporation following a successful integration with the IGT-powered iLottery platform.

The [...]

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Kentucky bill introduced to regulate online and retail sports betting

Lawmakers in Kentucky introduced legislation this week to authorise online sports betting.

The bill would allow the state’s racetracks to offer in-person and online sports betting, [...]

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Kentucky introduces sports betting and online poker bill

Lawmakers in Kentucky have introduced a new bill to legalise sports betting, fantasy sports and online poker in the state.

The bill will enable the Kentucky [...]

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Churchill Downs

Churchill Downs Inc. to acquire Ellis Park in Kentucky

New York-listed racing and gaming operator Churchill Downs Incorporated (CDI) has signed an agreement to acquire Ellis Park Racing & Gaming (Ellis Park) in Henderson, [...]

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Kentucky Lottery lauds record year as sales top $1.68bn

The Kentucky Lottery has reported the best year in its 33-year history as total lottery sales increased by 6 per cent to $1.68bn in FY21/22.

Scratch-off [...]

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Kentucky online poker, sports betting and fantasy sports bill back in play

Kentucky Senator David Yates has introduced a bill that would license and regulate online poker, sports betting, and fantasy sports contests in the commonwealth.

The bill [...]

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Kentucky Lottery enjoys solid start to new financial year

The Kentucky Lottery has reported a 12 per cent increase in total lottery sales to $269.5m in the first two months of its new financial [...]

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Flutter Entertainment settles Kentucky online poker dispute for $300m

London-listed betting and gaming operator Flutter Entertainment has agreed a settlement with the Commonwealth of Kentucky.

The settlement relates to the activities of PokerStars in Kentucky [...]

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Churchill Downs

CDI adds Aristocrat to historical racing machine supplier roster

New York-listed racing and gaming operator Churchill Downs Incorporated (CDI) has expanded its roster of historical racing machine (HRM) suppliers through a new partnership with [...]

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Flutter Entertainment to continue Kentucky PokerStars fight

Betting and gaming operator Flutter Entertainment has failed in its bid to challenge a $1.3bn judgement before the Kentucky Supreme Court.

The judgement relates to the [...]

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Konami to roll out historical racing machines in Kentucky with CDI

Following the re-legalisation of historical horse racing in Kentucky last month, gaming supplier Konami has agreed a deal to provide its historical racing machines (HRMs) [...]

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