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Geoff Fisk

Geoff Fisk is a San Diego-based freelance writer, specializing in the poker and gambling industries. He’s written for numerous platforms and has traveled the globe as a live poker tournament reporter. Geoff’s interests include the legal online poker industry in the U.S. and abroad.

Illinois Gov. Reinstates Mandatory In-Person Registration For Online Sportsbooks

July 29, 2020 | By: Geoff Fisk

Illinois sports bettors must once again make an in-person visit to a casino to register for an online sports betting account. Gov. J.B. Pritzker previously suspended the Illinois in-person registration requirement, doing so as part of a Gubernatorial Disaster Proclamations Executive Order on June 4. In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, and with Illinois’ retail […]