Schumer suggests federal framework for legalized sports gambling

August 29, 2018 12:40 PM

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer suggested a federal framework for legalized sports betting Wednesday.

According to, Schumer is calling for the individual sports leagues involved to determine what types of bets will be accepted and that all sports books only use official league data.

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In May, the Supreme Court lifted the federal ban on sports betting. While it is still unclear when legal sports gambling will come to New York state, News10NBC got a closer look at how it is going to work.

This story is developing. Check back for updates.


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