The opinion is a surprise, as many legal experts believed a statewide vote was necessary to alter Colorado’s constitution to allow sports gambling.
The different gaming factions in Colorado have not played nice in the past.
What legal sports betting will look in Colorado is yet to be seen, but the state's casinos and licensing and regulating lawyers alike support the ruling.
Colorado casinos are back from the Great Recession, although revenue hasn’t topped 2007's record year yet.
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