Episode 1699: Life, Liberty and a Case of Fantasy Sports Betting

Episode 1699: Life, Liberty and a Case of Fantasy Sports Betting
10/15/2021

Thank you for joining this week’s edition of the Albany Update.

On today’s program, we’ll look at the Biden Administration’s plan to rescind something referred to as the Protect Life Rule.

Elsewhere across the nation, a federal court has again allowed the Texas Heartbeat Law to stand. This lifesaving law is likely heading to the United State Supreme Court to determine its constitutionality, but even now it continues to save lives.

Here in our home state, there is an update on vaccine mandates for health care workers and its good news for those seeking a religious exemption from the mandate.

Then something that we haven’t discussed in quite some time is the status of fantasy sports betting in the state. Oral arguments regarding the constitutionality of the Legislature’s action were recently heard and a decision is expected soon.

Let’s get started.