Explain the general social, political, and legal history of gambling in the United States
Analyze and apply state gambling regulations and determine what activities are permissible
Differentiate the powers granted to the states and the federal government as they pertain to the regulation and control of gambling
This course examines laws and regulations that apply to gambling in the United States. Topics covered include definitions of what constitutes gambling; the social, political, and legal history of gambling in the United States; the scope and impact of state regulatory regimes; federal laws that affect the industry; the rise of sports betting; the social consequences of gambling; and tribal gaming.
*Coming Summer 2024