New York’s attorney general has determined daily fantasy sites such as DraftKings and FanDuel qualify as illegal gambling and has ordered them to stop accepting bets from residents of the state.
New York attorney general Eric Schneiderman took his quest for consumer protection one step further on Thursday in his ongoing lawsuit against DraftKings and FanDuel, filing an amended lawsuit seeking restitution from the DFS operators. ...read more
New Jersey congressman Frank Pallone Jr. has called for a congressional hearing to review the legality of daily fantasy sports sites like DraftKings and FanDuel. ...read more
The NCAA has told DFS sites DraftKings and FanDuel that their activities constitute wagering and that it will not accepting advertising from those sites during its championship events, according to multiple reports. ...read more
The main players in the daily fantasy sports world, FanDuel and DraftKings, have called off their agreed upon merger. ...read more