United States Loses Internet Gambling Dispute

The World Trade Organization (WTO) has just ruled against the United States regarding the ban on offshore Internet gambling payments. The U.S. is going to have to back down on this issue unless it either withdraws from the WTO (very unlikely) or is willing to face sanctions. Claiming a “public morals” exemption just isn’t going to cut it from a legal standpoint.

Hat tip to Warren Giles at Bloomberg.com

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