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Florida approves exclusive sports betting agreement with Seminole Tribe

| By Marese O'Hagan
A gaming compact allowing sports betting in Florida exclusively through the Seminole Tribe – which may partner with the state’s pari-mutuel operators under the agreement – has been approved by Florida governor Ron DeSantis.

As per the agreement, sports betting must only take place in sportsbooks operated by the Tribe, or online.

“This historic compact expands economic opportunity, tourism, and recreation, and bolsters the fiscal success of our state in one fell swoop for the benefit of all Floridians and Seminoles alike,” said Governor Ron DeSantis.

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