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Sports betting in N.J. still banned

Updated: June 25, 2014, 1:45 PM ET
Associated Press

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. -- The Supreme Court on Monday left in place a ban on sports gambling in New Jersey, rebuffing an attempt to bring betting on professional and college sporting events to Atlantic City casinos and the state's racetracks.

The justices did not comment in letting stand lower court rulings that struck down New Jersey's sports betting law because it conflicts with a federal law that allows state-sanctioned sports gambling only in Nevada and three other states.

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