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Gambling Addiction At Work: A Losing Bet For Businesses - MinuteHack (blog)

Gambling Addiction - Wed, 2018-05-02 04:38

MinuteHack (blog)

Gambling Addiction At Work: A Losing Bet For Businesses
MinuteHack (blog)
Gambling addiction is a very serious problem that effects hundreds of thousands of people in the UK. In fact, the UK Gambling Commission (UKGC), the nation's gambling regulatory body, revealed in a 2017 report that approximately 430,000 adults suffer ...

As Japan local gov'ts clamor for casino resorts, experts warn of gambling addiction - The Mainichi

Gambling Addiction - Tue, 2018-05-01 23:47

The Mainichi

As Japan local gov'ts clamor for casino resorts, experts warn of gambling addiction
The Mainichi
These efforts apparently reduced the gambling addiction rate among adult residents from 4.3 percent in 2003 to 2.5 percent in 2016. Under the Japanese IR bill, residents of Japan would be required to pay a 6,000-yen entrance fee to go into the casinos ...

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State upping the ante on gambling addiction services - ABC27

Gambling Addiction - Tue, 2018-05-01 23:27

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State upping the ante on gambling addiction services
ABC27
HARRISBURG, Pa. (WHTM) -- The state's gambling expansion includes mini casinos, video gaming terminals and new lottery games. It also includes millions of dollars towards addiction services. "We know that there are a lot of people out there who don't ...

Addicts urge TDs to back laws targeted at gambling advertising - Independent.ie

Gambling Addiction - Tue, 2018-05-01 19:36

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Addicts urge TDs to back laws targeted at gambling advertising
Independent.ie
The Gambling Control Bill proposes to establish a framework for the regulation, including licensing, of gambling in Ireland. (stock picture). Wayne O'Connor. May 2 2018 2:30 AM. 0 Comments. Addicts urge TDs to back laws targeted at gambling advertising ...

Nevada Ranked For The Third Consecutive Year As The Most Gambling Addicted State In America - Tight Poker

Gambling Addiction - Tue, 2018-05-01 00:11

Tight Poker

Nevada Ranked For The Third Consecutive Year As The Most Gambling Addicted State In America
Tight Poker
It does not come as a surprise to many that Nevada has been ranked as the most gambling addicted state in America. It's not a surprise as Nevada topped the list for the last couple of years and given the fact that Las Vegas is known as the gambling ...

TDs consult addicts who stole to finance gambling - The Times

Gambling Addiction - Mon, 2018-04-30 17:01

The Times

TDs consult addicts who stole to finance gambling
The Times
A postman who stole €1.75 million from An Post to feed his gambling addiction will brief politicians today about the urgent need for regulation in Ireland. Tony O'Reilly, from Co Carlow, was sentenced to four years in jail with one year suspended in ...

Legalized sports betting would feed New Yorkers' gambling addiction - The Journal News | LoHud.com

Gambling Addiction - Mon, 2018-04-30 10:52

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Legalized sports betting would feed New Yorkers' gambling addiction
The Journal News | LoHud.com
A former marketing rep for the New York State Lottery says the state's expansion of legalized gambling fed addictions and tore apart families.

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Are bookies doing enough to help gambling addicts in Ireland? New ... - Irish Mirror

Gambling Addiction - Mon, 2018-04-30 04:41

Irish Mirror

Are bookies doing enough to help gambling addicts in Ireland? New ...
Irish Mirror
The Gambling Control Bill, drafted by former justice minister Alan Shatter in 2013, has made no progress since then.

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Revealed: how bookies use AI to keep gamblers hooked ... - The Guardian

Gambling Addiction - Mon, 2018-04-30 00:00

The Guardian

Revealed: how bookies use AI to keep gamblers hooked ...
The Guardian
Artificial intelligence is being used to predict behaviour in 'frightening new ways' despite condemnation from MPs and campaigners.

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Homeless shelter in Toronto tackles gambling addiction with a first-of-its kind treatment program - Toronto Star

Gambling Addiction - Sun, 2018-04-29 07:10

Toronto Star

Homeless shelter in Toronto tackles gambling addiction with a first-of-its kind treatment program
Toronto Star
When Jason Smith arrived at Good Shepherd Ministries, a homeless shelter in Toronto, one of the first questions staff asked was if he needed help with a gambling addiction. He was surprised. After bouncing between shelters for more than a decade, he ...

Here's How Ohio Ranks For Gambling Addiction - Patch.com

Gambling Addiction - Sat, 2018-04-28 09:52

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Here's How Ohio Ranks For Gambling Addiction
Patch.com
Ahead of the prominent events, the personal finance website WalletHub released a new report Tuesday ranking the most gambling-addicted states. Perhaps unsurprisingly, Nevada — home to Las Vegas, the famed "Sin City" — topped the list. But you might ...

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South Dakota ranked 2nd most gambling-addicted state - KSFY.com - KSFY

Gambling Addiction - Fri, 2018-04-27 18:07

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South Dakota ranked 2nd most gambling-addicted state - KSFY.com
KSFY
South Dakota tied for the most casinos per capita according to the WalletHub report and the 3rd most gaming machines per capita.
Here's How Indiana Ranks For Gambling Addiction | Zionsville, IN ...Patch.com

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Here's How Indiana Ranks For Gambling Addiction - Patch.com

Gambling Addiction - Fri, 2018-04-27 14:45

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Here's How Indiana Ranks For Gambling Addiction
Patch.com
The personal finance website WalletHub released a new report Tuesday ranking the most gambling-addicted states. Perhaps unsurprisingly, Nevada — home to Las Vegas, the famed "Sin City" — topped the list. But you might not know that Indiana ranked ...
South Dakota ranked 2nd most gambling-addicted stateKSFY

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Here's How Georgia Ranks For Gambling Addiction | Atlanta, GA Patch - Patch.com

Gambling Addiction - Fri, 2018-04-27 11:07

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Here's How Georgia Ranks For Gambling Addiction | Atlanta, GA Patch
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ATLANTA, GA — High-rollers and casual gamblers alike are gearing up for some of the year's biggest sports-betting events, but a new report suggests people in ...
South Dakota ranked 2nd most gambling-addicted state - KSFY.comKSFY

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Gambling the State Budget - KULR-TV

Gambling Addiction - Fri, 2018-04-27 07:20

KULR-TV

Gambling the State Budget
KULR-TV
Montana just ranked #3 in the U.S. for gambling addiction. But how does it affect our state budget? Being a large part of the culture here in Montana, gambling plays a huge role in our local economy and the state budget. The most recent fiscal quarter ...

Prominent Buddhist Order to Help Gambling Addicts - The Korea Bizwire

Gambling Addiction - Fri, 2018-04-27 00:39

The Korea Bizwire

Prominent Buddhist Order to Help Gambling Addicts
The Korea Bizwire
The Jogye Order of Korean Buddhism has announced plans to help gambling addicts through temple stays. (Image: Yonhap). Similar agreements were signed on Tuesday between Gwaneumsa Temple in Jeju and the Jeju branch, as well as Jeju's addiction control ...

Japanese gov't approves bill outlining casino gambling rules - Kyodo News Plus

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2018-04-26 21:13

Kyodo News Plus

Japanese gov't approves bill outlining casino gambling rules
Kyodo News Plus
The government approved Friday a bill that will pave the way for casinos to be opened in Japan, putting aside public concerns that it will lead to an increase in gambling addiction and antisocial behavior. Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's government aims ...
Casino giants itching to place bets on JapanNikkei Asian Review
Government adopts bill aimed at introducing casino resortsThe Japan News
Japanese Government Gives the Green Light to Casino Gambling BillCasino Guardian
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Here's How Each State Ranks For Gambling Addiction | Across ... - Patch.com

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2018-04-26 15:53

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Here's How Each State Ranks For Gambling Addiction | Across ...
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NEW YORK, NY — High-rollers and casual gamblers alike are gearing up for some of the year's biggest sports-betting events, but a new report suggests people ...
Governor Ricketts praises studies showing low debt and gambling ...NTV

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Governor Ricketts praises studies showing low debt and gambling addiction in Nebraska - NTV

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2018-04-26 14:26

NTV

Governor Ricketts praises studies showing low debt and gambling addiction in Nebraska
NTV
Two new studies show that Nebraska has the least state debt per capita and the lowest level of gambling addiction in the nation, and Governor Pete Ricketts praises Nebraska residents for working together to achieve the rankings. “Financial ...
Here's How Each State Ranks For Gambling AddictionPatch.com

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Here's How Minnesota Ranks For Gambling Addiction | Across ... - Patch.com

Gambling Addiction - Wed, 2018-04-25 12:24

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Here's How Minnesota Ranks For Gambling Addiction | Across ...
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How Minnesota Ranks For Gambling Addiction - Across Minnesota, MN - Minnesota is tied with Mississippi for the highest percentage of adults with gambling disorders, according to new analysis.
New Jersey Ranks Among the 10 Most Gambling-Addicted States in ...NBC New York
Shocker, Not: Nevada Most Gambling-Addicted State, Study RevealsCasino.Org News

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