Maine Sports Betting Bill Passes In State Senate

Maine Sports Betting Bill Passes In State Senate

The Maine Senate voted LD 585 into law with a 23-11 vote. This bill gives sole authority to online sports betting to the Penobscot, Passamaquoddy, and Maliseet tribes. LD 585 is backed by Governor Janet Mills and is awaiting her signature to officially regulate the...
Maine Sees Rival Sports Betting Bill Amendments

Maine Sees Rival Sports Betting Bill Amendments

The original version of LD 585, a tribal sovereignty bill in Maine, would grant Maine’s tribes exclusivity over online sportsbooks in Maine. Two competing proposals – LD 1352 and an amendment to LD 585 that has yet to be formally proposed – would open the...
Maine Governor Mills Supports Tribal Sports Betting

Maine Governor Mills Supports Tribal Sports Betting

After years of preventing the progression of legal sports betting in Maine, Governor Janet Mills’ administration is backing a new proposal that would grant tribes a monopoly on sports betting. According to the proposal, there would be four online sports betting...