Why NJ May Win 3rd Circ. Sports Betting Case

Law360, New York (June 30, 2015, 10:55 AM EDT) -- As we await the impending decision in the New Jersey sports betting case, no clear consensus has emerged as to which side will win. Those of us who were in attendance for the Third Circuit oral argument on March 17 are divided. While some observers believe that New Jersey will prevail, others (such as myself) have a hard time wrapping their arms around the prospect of a federal appeals court actually blessing New Jersey's plan to legalize sports betting through a "partial repeal" that primarily benefits state-licensed and casinos and racetracks. But my skepticism is not based on the law, but,...

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