When the U.S. Supreme Court removed the nation's ban on sports betting, the decision about said activities became a state issue. One could only imagine the chaos that was about to ensue. Indeed, the process of getting one state after another through the process of legalizing sports betting for its residents has been a bit chaotic.
As things stand right now, more the half of the state legislatures have passed some form of sports betting legislation. That more than 25 different laws in one country. In the following sections, we will seek to offer a little clarity by giving a brief synopsis of the sports betting laws in each state. Note: If by chance laws have not been enacted, we will offer a status update.