Dec 11, 2015

Judge blocks operations of daily fantasy sports sites in NY | News OK

NEW YORK (AP) — A judge on Friday barred daily fantasy sports sites DraftKings and FanDuel from doing business in New York, ordering the country's two biggest fantasy sports companies to stop taking bets after the state's attorney general argued their operations were illegal gambling. State Supreme Court Justice Manuel Mendez's order siding with Attorney General Eric Schneiderman comes amid...

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