Arizona Residents in Fantasy Sports Team Leagues May be Committing Felonies “Arizona is one of five states that makes it [fantasy sports league gambling with money] illegal under state law. That’s because Arizona law considers fantasy football a “game of chance,” which is illegal under Arizona gambling laws. . . . Under ARS 13-3303 any website that provides fantasy advice and is accessible to a resident of Arizona, is committing a Class 5 felony.” Here is the text of Arizona Revised Statutes Section 13-3303: A. Except for amusement, regulated or social gambling, a person commits promotion of gambling if he knowingly does either of the following for a benefit: 1. Conducts, organizes, manages, directs, supervises or finances gambling. 2. Furnishes advice or assistance for the conduct, organization, management, direction, supervision or financing of gambling. B. Promotion of gambling is a class 5 felony. Related posts: Photo Radar & Arizona Law Lawsuits Filed to Block Arizona Abortion Laws Summary of 2009 Arizona Tax Legislation Arizona Legislature May Tax All Used Car Sales Arizona May Sue Tuition Groups Holding Donations Arizona Municipalities Sue to Stop State’s Immigration Policy Arizona Secretary of State Ignores Arizona Law & Refuses to Advance into the 21st Century Push is on to Ease Arizona’s Gun Laws Arizona Senate Panel Endorses ‘Sexting’ Bill Arizona House & Senate Bills Would Prevent Arizona Courts from Considering Foreign Laws On the Net2017-06-02T21:11:37-07:00 Share This Story, Choose Your Platform! FacebookTwitterLinkedInPinterestVkEmail Leave A Comment Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.