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    A New Hampshire District Court Judge has ruled in favour of the state in its legal challenge against the US Department of Justice’s (DoJ) revised Wire Act opinion, stating that the 1961 act only applies to sports betting.

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    Online gaming operator 888 has cited the performance of both its sports betting and casino operations as the key drivers behind a 6% year-on-year increase in revenue during the first 15 weeks of the year.

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    Online gaming operator Mansion Group has secured a licence to begin offering its MansionBet sportsbook in the Irish market. The licence will also cover its MansionCasino, Casino.com and Slots Heaven casino brands.

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    Gaming platform and services provider Nektan has named Simon Hay, currently of GVC Holdings, as its new chief financial officer. Hay will begin his new role on June 17.

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    Improved performances from both the sports betting and casino verticals helped push Spanish online gaming revenue up 20.1% year-on-year in the first quarter.

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    Isle of Man based igaming software supplier Microgaming has appointed Leon Thomas as its new managing director of bingo.

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    Irish operator BoyleSports has made its long-awaited move into the UK retail betting market through the acquisition of Midlands-based bookmaker Wilf Gilbert.

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    Independent gaming software developer and operator Gamesys Group has rolled out its Virgin Bet sportsbook in the UK market, through a partnership with SBTech.

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    Greek lotteries and gaming solutions provider Intralot has reported an 8.5% year-on-year decline in revenue for the first quarter of its financial year, following weaker performances from all key business units.

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    Swedish gambling regulator Spelinspektionen has again imposed financial penalties on Genesis Global and AG Communications, the Swedish-facing subsidiary of Aspire Global, for failing to adhere to the country's igaming regulations. Both have been sanctioned for offering 'recurring' bonuses to players.

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    The Illinois House and Senate have both voted through a wide-ranging gambling expansion bill, which includes measures to legalise sports betting in the US state. SB 690 will now move forward to Governor J.B. Pritzker for signature later this month.

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    Four in 10 individuals who have signed up to the Spelpaus.se gambling self-exclusion scheme in Sweden are between the ages of 25 and 34 years old, according to national gambling regulator Spelinspektionen.

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    Fantasy sports provider Scout Gaming Group has reported increased losses in the first quarter of the year, despite revenue more than doubling to SEK3.5m.

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    The New Hampshire Senate has passed an amended version of a bill to legalise sports betting in the state, with the House of Representatives now set to look at the legislation with a view of passing it on to the Governor for signature.

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    Bragg Gaming Group, the Toronto-listed operator and supplier formed through the acquisitions of sports news portal GiveMeSport and igaming software developer Oryx Gaming, has reported revenue of CAD$10.4m in its first set of quarterly results.

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    Online bingo and casino operator Stride Gaming has put a 13.0% year-on-year drop in revenue during the first half of its financial year down to the impact of new regulations in the UK market.

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    The Rank Group has reached an agreement on an all cash offer to acquire Stride Gaming, paying 151 pence per share for the business. This values Stride at £115.3m. 

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    Multinational online payments giant Paysafe Group has appointed Philip McHugh as its new chief executive, replacing Joel Leonoff in the role. McHugh joins from Total System Services, with Leonoff shifting to a new role as vice chair of Paysafe's board.

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    Kenneth Alexander, chief executive of GVC Holdings, has agreed to take a pay cut of £150,000 (€169,888/$188,941) following pressure from the operator's shareholders.

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