Lawsuit against sports betting in R.I. dismissed

Updated at 7:18 p.m.

A CASE alleging sports betting in Rhode Island is unconstitutional was dismissed in R.I. Superior Court. Above, guests relax in the lounge at the sportsbook at the Twin River Casino Hotel in Lincoln. / PBN FILE PHOTO/MICHAEL SALERNO
A CASE alleging sports betting in Rhode Island is unconstitutional was dismissed in R.I. Superior Court. Above, guests relax in the lounge at the sportsbook at the Twin River Casino Hotel in Lincoln. / PBN FILE PHOTO/MICHAEL SALERNO
PROVIDENCE – A lawsuit to halt sports gambling in the state has been dismissed from R.I. Superior Court, according to a spokesman for the R.I. Department of Revenue Monday. The case, brought by former R.I. GOP Chairman Brandon S. Bell and Joseph S. Larisa Jr. on behalf of Dr. Daniel S. Harrop, alleged that the…

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