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Tribes move slowly when it comes to sports betting industry

January 29, 2019

A landmark U.S. Supreme Court decision opened the door for sports betting but tribes aren't rushing to join the industry.

Since the December 2017 ruling, only two tribes have opened sports books at their facilities. And of numerous tribes contacted by reporter Dave Palermo, only a handful expressed interest in the doing the same.

I think we’re going to let it be,” one tribal casino manager in South Dakota told Palermo for a story in Global Gaming Magazine, reflecting what appears to be the prevailing mood across Indian Country.

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