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Legal mobile fantasy sports could come to Louisiana later this year

BY: - January 21, 2021

Louisiana will start accepting applications for legal fantasy sports operations Feb. 19, paving the way for the state to bring cash-backed competitions run by companies like FanDuel and DraftKings to residents’ mobile phones by the end of this spring. The Louisiana Gaming Control Board passed regulations and licensing requirements for fantasy sports operators Thursday (Jan. […]