A New Hampshire federal judge on Monday struck down a Justice Department opinion that threatened the online gambling industry, just a week before internet-based wagering was set to enter a period of heightened legal peril.

In a 60-page opinion, Judge Paul Barbadoro of the U.S. District Court for the District of New Hampshire rejected the Justice Department’s abrupt abandonment last year of a legal opinion that had paved the way for the growth of online gambling.

This content has been archived. It is available through our partners, LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law.

To view this content, please continue to their sites.

Not a Lexis Advance® Subscriber?
Subscribe Now

Not a Bloomberg Law Subscriber?
Subscribe Now

Why am I seeing this?

LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law are third party online distributors of the broad collection of current and archived versions of ALM's legal news publications. LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law customers are able to access and use ALM's content, including content from the National Law Journal, The American Lawyer, Legaltech News, The New York Law Journal, and Corporate Counsel, as well as other sources of legal information.

For questions call 1-877-256-2472 or contact us at [email protected]