The United States government doesn’t deem online gambling to be illegal. They have, however, enacted laws that make it tougher for Americans to place online bets. The Federal Wire Act of 1961 came long before the internet was available. It outlaws gambling operators from offering services (via wire) across state lines.May 26, 2020
Currently, there is no federal law against bettors online, as is often incorrectly reported by those who cite the Unlawful Internet Gambling Enforcement Act of 2006. Ergo, as long as you could find a legal loophole to get your money to a sportsbook, you were free and clear.May 21, 2021
Online gambling (or Internet gambling) is any kind of gambling conducted on the internet. Many countries restrict or ban online gambling. However it is legal in some states of the United States, some provinces in Canada, most countries of the European Union and several nations in the Caribbean.
California. California sports betting looks like it will be a reality, but only at tribal casinos and most likely not until 2023. State tribes successfully pushed a 2022 ballot measure that would allow sportsbooks on tribal grounds and certain horse tracks.5 days ago