The two largest operators of online daily fantasy sports contests in the US face over 80 class actions.
The court sided with state Attorney General Eric Schneiderman and imposed a preliminary injunction against daily fantasy sports operators in New York.
Twelve judges learnt the state’s plan to legalise the introduction of sportsbooks to its casinos and racetracks.
The Responsible Gambling Trust is facing an inquiry by the regulator for its links with the gambling industry.
Near US$11 million dollars were impounded in January in a police operation that investigates the company for illegal gambling activities.