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Imagine What Super Bowl 2013 Would Look Like With Single-Event Sports Wagering

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Debate Continues on Bill C290 as Senate Returns February 5

TORONTO, ON, JANUARY 31, 2013 - Want to bet on the Super Bowl? Great news – all you have to do is select your favourite NHL, NBA, or Premier League team and place your parlay bet! Your bet could already be loser by...

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Two Thirds (64%) of Canadians Want Senate to Pass Bill Legalizing Single Event Sports Betting

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Most Agree Legalization Would Provide More Government Revenue (76%), Reduce Black-Market Betting (75%) and Allow for Greater Regulation and Oversight (74%)

Ipsos Reid is Canada's market intelligence leader and the country’s leading provider of public opinion research. With...

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Single event sports betting: what the experts think

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TORONTO—Bill C-290, an Act to amend the Criminal Code, which will allow wagering on the outcome of a single sporting event, has certainly attracted a lot of attention recently. The bill was passed unanimously by the House of Commons at third reading after hearings before the House Justice...

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Canadian Gaming Association Suggests NHL, Professional Sports Should Think Twice Before Opposing Single-Event Sports Wagering In Canada

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Professional sports overlooking positive impact of enhanced protections offered by Bill C-290

TORONTO, ON, November 6, 2012 – The Canadian Gaming Association (CGA) is wondering why the NHL and other professional leagues feel it necessary to travel to Ottawa to oppose the...

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Statement from the Canadian Gaming Association

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Toronto

People opposed to a gaming entertainment centre in Toronto are certainly entitled to their strong, heartfelt opinions – but they shouldn’t be allowed to present their fears and objections as facts.

To get the facts we need only to look to the experience of over a...

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54% of Toronto Residents Support Idea of New Casino in Toronto

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If Casino were Part of Larger Complex Including Restaurants, Shops, Entertainment and Hotel, Four in Ten (37%) More Supportive

Toronto, ON – Almost all Torontonians (89%) have heard about the possibility of a casino in Toronto and at first blush 54% of Torontonians...

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