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Maryland legislative leaders exploring fast-track plan to legalize sports betting without asking voters

Maryland legislative leaders exploring fast-track plan to legalize sports betting without asking voters

Maryland General Assembly leaders are considering a fast-track proposal under which lawmakers would legalize betting on football, basketball and other sports without first seeking voter approval in the 2020 election.

A voter-approved referendum has long been considered a precursor for Maryland to join surrounding states such as Delaware, Pennsylvania, West Virginia and New Jersey, which have all launched sports wagering since the U.S. Supreme Court...

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