Phoenix, AZ asked in Criminal Law, Federal Crimes, Gaming and White Collar Crime for New Mexico

Q: I'm looking into starting an app for sports betting. What is the current legality and what are some loopholes?

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Robert Donald Gifford II
Robert Donald Gifford II
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  • Oklahoma City, OK

A: There is no short or quick answer on this one. There are a number of gambling laws out there with both the state and federal government. It would not be advisable to go forward until you sit down with an attorney who understands gaming and what the federal/state government would frown upon.

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