Wednesday Governor Andrew Cuomo finally signed the New York daily fantasy sports bill, officially legalize the game in the state. Now players anxiously wait for the games to go live.
Topic: New York
The New York legislature has passed a DFS bill that would make the state the seventh to regulate daily fantasy sports.
On Tuesday, top DFS sites DraftKings, FanDuel and Yahoo announced that they would halt real money operations in the state.
New York Supreme Court justice Manuel Mendez has ordered DraftKings and FanDuel to cease operations in New York effective immediately. Shortly after, DraftKings and FanDuel, won a temporary appeal.
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After an inquiry into daily fantasy sports, the attorney general of the state of New York, Eric Schneiderman, has informed the two largest daily fantasy sports sites that they must halt operations in the state.