Can I Gamble Online In America?The American government has been involved in the regulation of gambling long before there was a concern over Internet gambling. Much legislation has also been proposed as the Internet has evolved. The question is whether online gambling in America is illegal. This summary will discuss some of the current regulations and those pending. Web sites to the pending legislations will also be provided.
The following questions have been addressed in this article:WILL YOU BE VIOLATING THE WIRE ACT IF YOU ARE AN INDIVIDUAL BETTER PLACING A BET OR WAGER ONLINE?
WHAT IS THE MAJOR PROBLEM WITH THE WIRE ACT?
CAN AN ARGUMENT BE MADE BY AN ONLINE CASINO OPERATOR THAT THEY DID NOT KNOW THAT SOMEONE WAS PLACING A BET FROM A PLACE THAT PROHIBITS GAMBLING?