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Md. Attorney General: Legislators need to clarify legality of daily fantasy sports leagues

In this Oct. 25  photo, workers set up a DraftKings promotions tent in the parking lot of Gillette Stadium, in Foxborough, Mass., before an NFL football game between the New England Patriots and New York Jets. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa, File)

Daily fantasy sports leagues in Maryland should have been placed on the ballot in 2012, and state legislators now need to clarify whether the popular sports betting sites are legal, according to an attorney general’s advisory letter. The 22-page letter ...

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Miller: Fantasy gaming violates Maryland Constitution

Maryland Senate President Thomas V. "Mike" Miller. (File Photo)

Miller, who voted for the law nearly four years ago, made his comments during a wide-ranging interview and at a time when he has requested an advisory letter on the legality of the industry from the counsel to the General Assembly.

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Marylanders mobilized to oppose ban on fantasy sports sites

In this Oct. 25  photo, workers set up a DraftKings promotions tent in the parking lot of Gillette Stadium, in Foxborough, Mass., before an NFL football game between the New England Patriots and New York Jets. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa, File)

Two of the largest fantasy sports websites in the country have joined forces in Maryland to mobilize players in Maryland as officials look to determine whether or not the industry should be considered illegal gambling under Maryland law.

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Md. attorney general reviewing legality of fantasy sports websites

In this Oct. 25  photo, workers set up a DraftKings promotions tent in the parking lot of Gillette Stadium, in Foxborough, Mass., before an NFL football game between the New England Patriots and New York Jets. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa, File)

The legality of fantasy sports websites operating in state is now under review by the Maryland attorney general. Word of the informal review, requested by Senate President Thomas V. Mike Miller Jr., comes as the Joint Committee on Gaming Oversight canceled ...

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Maryland panel cancels meeting to discuss issues on daily fantasy sports

ANNAPOLIS — A Maryland legislative panel’s scheduled meeting to discuss concerns about daily fantasy sports was canceled Monday. The Joint Committee on Gaming Oversight had been scheduled to meet in Annapolis Monday. No reason was given by the committee for ...

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