Internet gambling proponents suffered a major setback Tuesday when a federal appeals court refused to strike down a 2006 law in which Congress banned all Internet gambling transactions that would be illegal in the gambler's state. The 3rd Circuit panel rejected arguments that the law should be declared void for vagueness, finding that the Unlawful Internet Gambling Enforcement Act of 2006 "clearly provides a person of ordinary intelligence with adequate notice of the conduct that it prohibits."
3rd Circuit Panel Upholds Online Gambling Ban
The Legal Intelligencer
September 2, 2009