Mass. AG To Probe Legality Of Fantasy Sports Site DraftKings
Law360, New York (September 17, 2015, 6:12 PM EDT) -- Jumping into the debate over the proliferation of fantasy sports websites, Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey will examine whether a Boston-based fantasy sports site can be legally operated within the state, her office confirmed Thursday.
In an interview with State House News Service, Healey, who has previously spoken out against casinos, said her office is looking into the legality of DraftKings Inc., which has received investments from Fox Sports, the MLB, the NHL and Major League Soccer.
"The point is this: this is a new industry. It's something that we're reviewing, and we'll learn more about it," she told the outlet....
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