Legalising betting in sports some reflections on lawmaking

Gupta, Raadhika (2013) Legalising betting in sports some reflections on lawmaking. Economic and Political Weekly, 48 (48). pp. 13-15. ISSN 00129976

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The debates on legalising betting in sports against the backdrop of the Indian Premier League scandal evoke two broader questions regarding our law and policymaking, and the way we respond to scandals such as these. First, what moral authority does the state have to ban conduct such as betting? Second, should inefficacy of law be a valid ground to repeal or change the law?

Item Type: Article
Keywords: Betting in Sports | Indian Permier League | Match Fixing and Spot-Fixing | Betting in Sports and the Law
Subjects: Social Sciences and humanities > Social Sciences > Law and Legal Studies
JGU School/Centre: Jindal Global Law School
Depositing User: Amees Mohammad
Date Deposited: 23 Feb 2022 10:31
Last Modified: 23 Feb 2022 10:31
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