The Christian Science Monitor

Mixing sports and sports gambling is no game

In a big decision May 14, the Supreme Court overturned a 1992 federal law that had effectively banned all states except Nevada from legalizing sports betting. The court had no opinion about sports gambling itself or about any possible new ban on interstate sports gambling or on individuals who wager on sports. It

You're reading a preview, sign up to read more.

More from The Christian Science Monitor

The Christian Science Monitor2 min readSociety
Healing The Social Wounds Behind Ebola
The new “emergency” over the spread of Ebola in Africa is really a desire to address the fears and distrust that drive this second-worst outbreak of the virus.
The Christian Science Monitor4 min read
‘Excited With Life’: David Crosby Talks Sobriety, Love, And Second Acts
The musician’s creative and spiritual rebirth is the subject of the new film “David Crosby: Remember My Name.”
The Christian Science Monitor2 min read
Readers Write: Seeing Both Sides, Art Theft Solution, And More
See what our readers have to say about our abortion debate coverage, solutions for art theft, and Latin plurals.