Maryland becomes 15th U.S. jurisdiction to approve statewide mobile sports betting while 55 Louisiana parishes say "yes" to retail.
Lake Charles casinos are in the direct path of Hurricane Laura, expected to produced a 'unsurvivable' storm surge as high as 20 feet.
On Tuesday in Baton Rouge, Pelican State lawmakers met briefly to discuss a rebooted plan to approve legal sports wagering.
Ronnie Jones said that "thousands of dollars are bet by Louisiana residents on ... sports day in and day out," often through illegal channels.
Louisiana lawmakers were not only unable to pass sports betting in 2019, they also failed to regulate DFS after voters approved it last year.