North Dakota’s plans to expand gambling by creating up to six state-owned casinos have been grabbing the headlines within the regional news, as a result of the probable impact on tribal and charitable video gaming operators.
‘Instant racing’ uses principles of parimutuel gambling, but has faced legal challenges in the number of states where it’s been introduced as being, the truth is, a slot machine that is glorified.
Nevertheless now a bill that is under-the-radar spotted by neighborhood radio host Mike McFeeley this week, poses an extra danger towards the 300-odd charitable gambling places in bars and clubs over the state.
Senate Bill 2221 would authorize ‘historic racing’ or ‘instant racing’ machines at as much as ten locations in the Peace Garden State. These machines allow gamblers to put bets on races that have already been run.
Video clip of races from around the global world are kept, and a race is played at random once bets have been placed. The names for the horses and dates and locations of this races, are, of course, hidden from the bettor.
Slot or perhaps Not?
Basically, the machines are made to simulate a trip to the races for the bettor that is happy-go-lucky but there is additionally another, less obvious basis for their existence. Because these races are classed as parimutuel betting, with multiple players contributing to a pool, they’re not defined as ‘slo Continue reading “North Dakota ‘Historic Racing’ Device Bill Poses Threat to State’s Charitable Gambling Industry”