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Jeremy Kyle guest gives him a taste of his own medicine as he ... - The Sun

Gambling Addiction - Fri, 2018-02-16 06:52

The Sun

Jeremy Kyle guest gives him a taste of his own medicine as he ...
The Sun
The presenter is usually the one laying down the law but on today's show he had a guest turn on him.

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Cashing In on Sports Betting - PA home page

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2018-02-15 21:47

PA home page

Cashing In on Sports Betting
PA home page
Especially for the nearly 300-thousand Pennsylvania residents who according to the Council on Compulsive Gambling-- have gambling related addiction issues. Republican State Representative Aaron Kaufer a member of the House Gaming Oversight Committee ...

Gambling problem for 46pc of poker players - Daily Mail

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2018-02-15 21:25

The New Daily

Gambling problem for 46pc of poker players
Daily Mail
"So it started off just a casual sort of social thing but before I knew it I was playing every night of the week at a venue, and paying for $12, $17 to $22 a night," he told AAP. Like many of the poker players with a gambling problem, Mr Brett had ...
Problem gambling is in the cards for poker playersThe New Daily

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Youth gambling on the rise - WDTV.COM - WDTV

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2018-02-15 21:24

WDTV

Youth gambling on the rise - WDTV.COM
WDTV
As many as 80% of youth report gambling and they're twice as likely as adults to develop a gambling problem.
1-800-GAMBLER and First Choice Services host first Youth GamblingWBOY-TV

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1-800-GAMBLER and First Choice Services host first Youth Gambling Prevention Conference - WBOY-TV

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2018-02-15 17:42

WBOY-TV

1-800-GAMBLER and First Choice Services host first Youth Gambling Prevention Conference
WBOY-TV
1-800-GAMBLER hosted its first Youth Gambling Prevention Conference in Bridgeport to train social workers on programs and tools used to combat the addiction. More than 40 professionals were in attendance. "A lot of the folks who are here are already ...

US Senator Confronts The ESRB Over Loot Box Classification And Addiction - Forbes

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2018-02-15 08:59

Forbes

US Senator Confronts The ESRB Over Loot Box Classification And Addiction
Forbes
The ESRB has previously refused to classify loot boxes as gambling, and therefore anything that would require a more adults-oriented rating. This was a statement they made to Kotaku in October: “ESRB does not consider loot boxes to be gambling,” said ...
US Senator Asks ESRB to Address Loot Boxes in GamesGame Rant

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New Wave of Responsible Gambling Proposals in Japan Limits Casino Visits to 10 Per Month - Casino News Daily

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2018-02-15 05:15

Casino News Daily

New Wave of Responsible Gambling Proposals in Japan Limits Casino Visits to 10 Per Month
Casino News Daily
Japanese lawmakers tabled on Thursday a proposal that aims to limit the number of casino visits allowed to ten per month, local news outlet Japan Times reports. The measure is intended to curb gambling addiction issues that could arise from the planned ...
Government may limit casino visits to 10 per month, to be tracked using My Number identity cardsThe Japan Times
Govt plans to limit weekly casino visits to 3 timesThe Japan News

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'Bet now' ads are axed in move to prevent gambling addiction - The Sun

Gambling Addiction - Wed, 2018-02-14 19:29

The Sun

'Bet now' ads are axed in move to prevent gambling addiction
The Sun
The new rules, starting on April 2, say money-back deals must be cash, not bonuses. MOST READ IN UK NEWS. SHOP 'SHAGGERS' SACKED. Tesco staff caught in Superstore office romp marched out of store. OH BOY. Mum of 10 reveals she hoovers seven times and ...

Gambling adverts telling people to 'bet now' to be banned - Telegraph.co.uk

Gambling Addiction - Wed, 2018-02-14 13:23

Telegraph.co.uk

Gambling adverts telling people to 'bet now' to be banned
Telegraph.co.uk
Gambling will be banned from showing adverts which encourage people to "bet now" and offer misleading "free money" deals, under a new crackdown by regulators. It comes amid fears that such adverts are playing on people's vulnerabilities and encouraging ...
Bet NoirThe Times
Ray Winstone's 'in-play now!' Bet365 ads face ban in problem gambling crackdowniNews

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Heartless gambling addict rinses her elderly mum's bank account - and is only caught when bills weren't paid - Hull Daily Mail

Gambling Addiction - Wed, 2018-02-14 10:20

Hull Daily Mail

Heartless gambling addict rinses her elderly mum's bank account - and is only caught when bills weren't paid
Hull Daily Mail
"She misused the bank account to fund her gambling addiction. She accepted that in police interviews. "It's possible we may never come to an exact figure but this is a breach of trust we're looking at. The victim has been taken advantage of." Smith ...

These are the 'luckiest' New York lottery stores in the state - Press & Sun-Bulletin

Gambling Addiction - Wed, 2018-02-14 09:05

Press & Sun-Bulletin

These are the 'luckiest' New York lottery stores in the state
Press & Sun-Bulletin
Trying to land the big winner is okay, but it also can lead to gambling addiction, said James Maney, the director of the state Council on Problem Gambling. He said big drawings create excitement, which can be hard on people with gambling problems. He ...

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Glasgow pays higher price for its addiction to gambling machines - The Times

Gambling Addiction - Tue, 2018-02-13 18:02

The Times

Glasgow pays higher price for its addiction to gambling machines
The Times
Glasgow is losing more to fixed-odds betting terminals than any other council area in the country, according to research. The machines, dubbed the crack cocaine of gambling, are costing Scotland's largest city £27 million a year in lost money, health ...

Problem Gambling: A high stakes risk with real consequences - KTBS

Gambling Addiction - Tue, 2018-02-13 18:00

Problem Gambling: A high stakes risk with real consequences
KTBS
March is Problem Gambling Awareness month and the Louisiana Association on Compulsive Gambling (LACG) is encouraging Arklatex residents to #havetheconversation. LACG's Executive Director Janet Miller stopped by KTBS 3 News to remind everyone of the ...

Store feet away from youth center part of major illegal gambling operation, police say - WSB Atlanta

Gambling Addiction - Tue, 2018-02-13 15:51

WSB Atlanta

Store feet away from youth center part of major illegal gambling operation, police say
WSB Atlanta
Gambling addiction is a huge problem across the state,” Ledford said. “Did your undercover people encounter people who were dropping their whole paycheck here?” Winne asked Ledford. “Sure. Every day when we're out playing we see that,” Ledford said ...

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English Premier League legend reveals his shocking betting addiction, admits going bankrupt - The Standard

Gambling Addiction - Tue, 2018-02-13 06:31

The Standard

English Premier League legend reveals his shocking betting addiction, admits going bankrupt
The Standard
“I have won.” This three-word sentence is not only common on the lips of the gamers such as golf or. tennis stars, but there is another group that adores this phrase-gamblers. Gambling is a fever that penetrates human thinking with heavenly promises as ...

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Why are most problem gamblers men? - BBC News - BBC News

Gambling Addiction - Tue, 2018-02-13 03:38

BBC News

Why are most problem gamblers men? - BBC News
BBC News
Men are seven-and-a-half times more likely than women to become problem gamblers, research suggests. What makes them more prone to developing an unhealthy gambling habit? "It's a 'lad culture' thing," 22-year-old Matt tells the BBC's Victoria ...

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Gambling addiction is rife at top clubs says Colin Bland | Daily Mail ... - Daily Mail

Gambling Addiction - Mon, 2018-02-12 17:46

Daily Mail

Gambling addiction is rife at top clubs says Colin Bland | Daily Mail ...
Daily Mail
Gambling is 'absolutely rife' at some Premier League clubs and remains a 'major issue' says the CEO of Sporting Chance. Colin Bland says the problem prevails at certain clubs.

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Kieron Dyer reveals betting addiction while on England duty and how he won a fortune off South Korea beating Italy - The Sun

Gambling Addiction - Mon, 2018-02-12 06:33

The Sun

Kieron Dyer reveals betting addiction while on England duty and how he won a fortune off South Korea beating Italy
The Sun
Kieron Dyer reveals betting addiction while on England duty and how he won a fortune off South Korea beating Italy. Ex-Newcastle and Ipswich man also admits how he worried the gambling culture would affect performances. Revealed. By John Hutchinson ...
Courageous Kieron Dyer reveals his heart-breaking secret after 28 years: 'The abuse was like a nightmare where I ...Daily Mail

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Over a fifth would support gambling tax to combat addiction - survey - BreakingNews.ie

Gambling Addiction - Mon, 2018-02-12 04:59

BreakingNews.ie

Over a fifth would support gambling tax to combat addiction - survey
BreakingNews.ie
Over a fifth of us would support the introducing of a gambling tax to try combat addiction. A survey for Taxback.com found obesity was a concern for 20% of people, while smoking followed at 19%. But just 6% would support a higher tax on alcohol and ...

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