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Sports betting now legal after Charlie Baker signs several bills into law

1 month ago   |   By Boston Herald

Sports betting is now legal in Massachusetts, though it may be a while before there is anywhere to place a bet.
“Our administration first filed legislation to legalize sports wagering in the Commonwealth several years ago, and I am glad to be able to sign this bill into law today,” Gov. Charlie Baker said Wednesday.
The law will allow betting on professional sports and a compromise plan for collegiate betting which excludes wagers on Massachusetts-based school sports unless a team is in a tournament.
“This new law will give residents new ways to engage with sports, generate new jobs and...
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Gov. Baker signs bill that legalizes sports betting in Massachusetts

Gov. Baker signs bill that legalizes sports betting in Massachusetts

1 month ago   |   By WCVB

Sports wagering has now been signed into law nearly 10 days after the Legislature reached an eleventh-hour agreement on a bill.
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