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Tribes Well On Way To Putting California Sports Betting Initiative On Ballot

Matthew Kredell March 9, 2020

Indian tribes are more than halfway to qualifying an initiative to legalize California sports betting at the state’s tribal casinos and racetracks on the ballot in November.

Jacob Mejia, a spokesman for the coalition of 18 tribes backing the effort, tells Legal Sports Report that the tribes have already gathered more than 600,000 signatures for the petition.

Putting the initiative for California sports betting on the ballot requires 997,139 valid signatures.

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