Abby Messick Article Archive

Abby Messick has contributed 12 articles published on the iGaming News site.
Pennsylvania becomes fourth US state to OK online gambling (26 October 2017)
House Bill 271 will legalize online slot machines, table games, poker and lottery products as well as authorize daily fantasy sports.
888 Holdings fined over £7.8 million (31 August 2017)
The gambling firm, one of the largest in the U.K., is to pay up as a result of a technical glitch that allowed over 7,000 vulnerable customers to place bets over a 13-month period.
Pennsylvania House says 'yes' to online gambling (8 June 2017)
On 7 June, the state's House passed an amended version of HB 271 that would allow for video gaming terminals at certain properties.
Massachusetts takes another step toward legalizing online gambling (7 June 2017)
An omnibus approach suggested by the state's special commission could pave the way for iGaming legislation in the future.
Illinois Senate approves last-minute online gambling and DFS bill (1 June 2017)
After being approved by the Senate on Wednesday night with a 42-10 vote, HB 479 will undergo another vote when the House reconvenes on 8 June.
Pennsylvania moves closer to legalizing online gambling (24 May 2017)
House Bill 271 passed the Senate with a 38-12 vote, following two other successful votes on Tuesday, and will likely be taken up in the House in June.
New York Senate Finance Committee passes online poker bill (9 May 2017)
Sen. John Bonacic's bill S3898, which saw movement last year, will again be sent to the Senate for further consideration.
Caesars Entertainment introduces skill-based games to Las Vegas (3 April 2017)
Gamblit titles Gamblit Poker and Cannonbeard's Treasure have been installed for a 30-day trial run at Planet Hollywood, bringing a social twist to popular table games.
New York online poker bill back on track (16 February 2017)
A bill that would legalize and regulate internet poker passed the Senate Gaming Committee by a 11-0 vote on Tuesday and now moves to the Finance Committee for a vote.
Pennsylvania online gambling bill passes House vote (27 October 2016)
HB 1887, which would regulate daily fantasy sports and online gambling in the state, was passed 110-71 in the Pennsylvania House of Representatives today. Now it awaits a vote from the Senate.
Pennsylvania online gambling ruling remains uncertain (19 October 2016)
William Hill, Amaya abandon merger talks (18 October 2016)

Abby Messick

Articles by Abby Messick Abby served as an associate editor for the Casino City editorial team for three years, between 2015 and 2018.