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Fantasy football’s troubles hit Pinellas County

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Pinellas County is joining the list of locations where Fantasy Football is being accused of being a gambling activity. The suit filed Monday fingers the two biggest Fantasy Football websites, DraftKings and Fan Duel. The suit, brought by Nelson C. Steiner, argues the websites entice users by advertising potential monetary winnings. Some estimates show such winnings can reach up to $2 million, but in most cases any payouts are a tiny fraction of that. For example, USA today points to…

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