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The New Online Gambling: Fantasy Sports

On October 17, 2014 By Zachary Altman

The year 2014 has seen an influx in a new market of fantasy sports–daily fantasy sports. The advertising slogan that has permeated the first few weeks of the NFL season: “You can win $56,000 playing fantasy football online!” These websites, led by Fanduel and DraftKings tap into the $70 Billion dollar fantasy football [...]

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Fantasy College Football in Jeopardy?

On September 4, 2008 By JETLaw

Last weekend, the co-chairs of the Knight Commission on Collegiate Athletics, William E. Kirwan and R. Gerald Turner, published an opinion piece in the Los Angeles Times about college athletes in fantasy sports. The Knight Commission has the stated goal of restoring “academic values in intercollegiate athletics,” so the timing of this article [...]

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