The Spectator

Sports Betting Ruling Leads to Change for NCAA

Alec Downing, Editor-in-Chief

May 30, 2018

In a 6-3 ruling, the Supreme Court voted to overturn the Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act (PAPSA), a law passed in 1992 that placed a nationwide ban on sports betting, with some key exceptions. The most obvious exception being the state of Nevada, the only state where sports betting has been legal since the passing of PAPSA. The ruling paves the...

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