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New Jersey Legislation Tackles Problem Gambling

Discover how New Jersey legislators tackle gambling addiction with the proposed Gambling Treatment Diversion Court Pilot Program, bills to limit sports betting ads, and education on compulsive gambling risks in high schools – learn more about the state’s multi-pronged approach.

January Numbers Bode Well for New Jersey Gaming Market

Atlantic City’s brick-and-mortar casinos won $211.6 million from in-person gamblers in January, a 15.3% increase from one year ago, while New Jersey’s online casinos also had a profitable month, indicating that the state’s gaming industry is continuing to grow. Read on for a closer look at January’s gambling numbers and how they could impact New Jersey’s gaming revenue in 2023.

New Jersey Addresses Problem Gambling

New Jersey Attorney General Matthew J. Platkin and the New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement have launched a new Responsible Gaming Initiative using data from online gaming operators to identify and help problem gamblers, marking the first time a US regulator has introduced such a requirement, with the initiative requiring operators of online wagering platforms to analyze electronically maintained player data to determine whether a patron is showing signs of problem gambling behavior.