Legal Problems with Online Gambling
May 1, 2005Ronald J. Rychlak
Not long ago, Nevada and Atlantic City, New Jersey stood out from the rest of the nation as jurisdictions where
one could bet legally. With the emergence of Indian gaming, state lotteries, riverboat gambling, and other forms of legal wagering, today two states (Utah and Hawaii) stand alone as the only jurisdictions without some form of legalized gaming. In fact, today anyone with a computer and Internet access can go to a “virtual casino” and gamble on almost any casino- style game or place bets on professional and collegiate sporting events....