Tag: DOJ

New DOJ Opinion Reverses U.S. Online Gambling Interpretation


According to the United States Department of Justice, all internet gambling is illegal. On Monday, a November 2018 opinion that reversed the 2011 opinion on the Wire Act was made public – the 2011 opinion established that the law was only applicable to sports betting. The Department of Justice now says that the 2011 opinion […]


Tag: DOJ

DOJ Reportedly Preparing to Revise Opinion on The Wire Act


The United States’ Department of Justice is reportedly preparing an opinion that is likely to reverse the opinion that the Wire Act applies to only sports betting and instead have all forms of online gambling included. This apparent reversal of the 2011 Office of Legal Counsel opinion could come down this week but its content […]