Fantasy Sports Betting Louisiana. Sports betting is currently illegal in louisiana. Thanks in part to a special legislative session necessitated by the coronavirus, gov.
Fantasy sports betting companies have launched a political advertising campaign to try to get daily online fantasy sports games legalized in louisiana. Louisiana has suffered a recent setback in its quest for legal sports betting.a bill that would have put the question to voters failed to pass before the end of the legislative session. John bel edwards put the issue on the ballot for voters to settle.
Fantasy sports betting edges closer to reality in louisiana june 24, 2020 gmt baton rouge, la.
Louisiana took a similar path to legalizing daily fantasy sports two years ago but has not yet passed the accompanying legislation needed for dfs to begin. Fantasy sports opens the door for sports betting as national operators like fanduel and draftkings will have already established a presence in louisiana with their fantasy gaming. Thanks in part to a special legislative session necessitated by the coronavirus, gov. But hey, that’s louisiana’s problem.