The long-running case involving the United States Wire Act may finally be over (knock on wood). A filing this week in the US Court of Appeals for the First Circuit seems to indicate that the case is about to come
Late last year, the United States Department of Justice put gaming operators in the nation at risk when announcing a reinterpretation of the Wire Act of 1961. The Wire Act was created decades ago to deal with mob style gambling.
Despite the Department of Justice ruling that the Wire Act from 1961 applies to all interstate online gambling, Pennsylvania has plans to continue their efforts to begin in the industry this year. The Gaming Control Board of the state has