Fantasy Sports Legislation to be Discussed at Capitol on Thursday


Springfield - Fantasy sports remain popular among fans in Illinois.

Popular daily fantasy sports sites like and are the targets of legislature throughout the country, including here in Illinois.

State representative Michael Zalewski, D-Riverside, will be addressing legislation regarding online fantasy sporting websites in the state later this week.

That press conference is scheduled for Thursday at 11:00 A.M. at the Capitol.

WAND's Capitol reporter Ed Cross will provide coverage of the story that day.

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