Louisiana Lawmakers Likely To Consider Sports Betting Again In 2019

Some of the more than 400 proposition bets for Super Bowl LI between the Philadelphia Eagles and the New England Patriots are displayed at the Race & Sports SuperBook at the Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino on January 26, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Louisiana lawmakers are expected to consider legalizing sports betting during the upcoming session in April.

An attempt to let voters decide was unsuccessful in 2018.

At least seven states have passed sports wagering measures after the U.S. Supreme Court ruled against restrictions in May.

Governor John Bel Edwards says they're trying to figure out what works best for Louisiana, as there are many ways sports betting could move forward.

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