DraftKings Suit Challenges State Authority, Texas AG SaysAttorney General Ken Paxton announced Monday that his office has asked for the dismissal of a suit DraftKings recently filed in Dallas County. Barring that, Paxton's office wants the case moved to Travis County.
Arrests Made In Alleged Online Gaming SchemeAuthorities have arrested several executives of a Haltom City software development company, accusing them of running an electronic gambling operation.
Rep. Joe Barton Presents Bill To Legalize Online GamblingRailing against an “unenforceable” 2006 law banning online gambling, Rep. Joe Barton (R – TX) presented a bill to Congress this week that would make the practice legal again.
Barton Wants Online Poker LegalizedU.S. Rep. Joe Barton of Texas planned to introduce a federal bill Friday to legalize online poker, hoping to pull the estimated $6 billion industry out of the shadows at a time when its top operators face serious legal troubles.