Connecticut: Legislature Lays Groundwork That Could Allow Legal Sports Betting

The Connecticut legislature has passed a bill that could legalize sports gambling in the future.

According to an article in the Legal Sports Report, the sports betting provisions were included in another bill that increased the number of off-track betting sites in the state.

Connecticut legislators are not attempting to join New Jersey in their current fight to legalize sports betting outside Nevada. However, should it finally be approved on the federal level, Connecticut would have much of the groundwork already completed to implement it there.

Read more in the Legal Sports Report