Sports betting can trace its illegality directly to the Black Sox scandal of 1919. Baseball, as the National Pastime, had been tainted. The World Series was thrown, and all because of those scoundrel bookmakers. They were evil. They must be stopped. Laws must be passed. And even more laws followed those laws, in 1961, 1964, 1970, and the Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act of 1992.

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