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    Civil rights activist reverend Al Sharpton has urged Colorado lawmakers and the state’s Gaming Commission to block mobile sports betting in the state.

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    The British Horseracing Association (BHA) has announced that scheduled racing events will continue to take place, albeit without spectators and with restrictions on the number of attendees, as a result of the novel coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic.

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    William Hill has announced that it expects a material impact on revenue and earnings from the novel coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic, and has therefore suspended its 2019 dividend to retain financial resources within the business.

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    Betfred has acquired part of the customer database of insolvent MoPlay operator Addison Global and will return customer stakes on open bets, according to an email sent to customers.

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    The Gauselmann Group has announced that it is to consolidate the management of all global sales activities from its Merkur Gaming headquarters in Lübbecke, Germany.

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    Spillemyndigheden, the Danish gambling regulator, has sent home all staff as part of the country's decision to send all non-critical public sector staff home from March 12 to March 29 due to the outbreak of the novel coronavirus (Covid-19).

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    Australia gambling operator Crown Resorts has announced the appointment of Alan McGregor as its new chief financial officer.

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    German gaming giant Gauselmann Group has acquired what it describes as a “significant majority stake” in igaming platform provider Bede Gaming.

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    Betting technology provider Newgioco has warned that a nationwide lockdown in Italy, implemented by the government in an effort to slow the spread of Covid-19, could have a negative impact on sports betting handle and revenues.

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    Online gaming performance marketing provider Raketech has completed the acquisition of data-driven igaming affiliate network Lead Republik for an initial €1.4m (£1.2m/$1.6m).

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    Kindred Group aims to ensure that it does not generate any revenue from customers gambling in a harmful and unsustainable manner by 2023, after reporting a steady increase in uptake of its responsible gaming tools and safeguards for 2019.

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    Playtech has closed all of its Snaitech retail shops across Italy after the country’s government announced a nationwide lockdown in an effort to stop the spread of novel coronavirus (Covid-19).

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    Affiliate marketing giant Catena Media has appointed Peter Messner as its new group chief financial officer, with effect from 1 April.

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    The Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation (OLG) has announced that Stephen Rigby is to step down as its president and chief executive after five years at the helm.

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    Sazka Group and Österreichische Beteiligungs (ÖBAG), the two largest shareholders in Casinos Austria AG (CASAG), have come to an agreement over the joint control of the business.

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    Åland Islands-based gaming operator Paf has struck a deal to acquire gaming operator Mandalorian Technologies for an undisclosed sum.

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    Swedish gambling operator Svenska Spel has entered into a new partnership with national retail store chain Elon.

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    Italy-facing retail and online gaming operator SKS365 has announced the appointment of Massimiliano Mura as its new director legal and compliance.

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    The International Betting Integrity Association (IBIA), the Independent Betting Adjudication Service (IBAS) and the eCommerce and Online Gaming Regulation Authority (eCOGRA) have teamed up to agree to a new dispute resolution procedure.

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    The British Horseracing Authority (BHA) has updated its anonymous reporting service as part of an effort to further protect the integrity of the sport.

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