Brazil to Regulate Casino Gambling
For 75 years Brazil has imposed a gambling ban. Now it is under review to help plug the nation’s budget deficit. In Brazil gambling is under review.
In 1941 Brazil outlawed gambling in Brazil as part of their Criminal Contravention Act. President Eurico Dutra issued a decree to shut down all existing casinos.
Currently only Lotteries, as well as poker and betting on horse races are legal. The latter were accepted as skill based activities.