888 Holdings announced last week that it had become the first Internet gambling company to be awarded a license to operate in the U.S., possibly opening the door to further online betting opportunities in the States. With its new license, granted by the Nevada Gaming Commission, 888 could launch an online gambling offering in the state. It would be the first such offering since Congress passed the Unlawful Internet Gambling Enforcement Act in 2006. The new law sent companies such as 888 fleeing elsewhere to conduct business.
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888′s Nevada License Could Usher In New Era of Online Gambling
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