Being a bookie illegal

Being a bookie illegal

Local Bookies Are Here to Stay The world of gambling was rocked in May of this year after the Supreme Court ruled that individual states had the right to regulate sports betting, this landmark decision struck down the Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act (PASPA) from 1992. Life After Legalized Sports Gambling To say this ruling sent shockwaves through the illegal gambling market is an understatement, and many speculated this would be the end of our friendly neighborhood bookies.