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Gambling-addicted Credit Union employee steals €87000 - European Gaming Industry News (press release) (blog)

Gambling Addiction - Tue, 2018-07-24 03:39

European Gaming Industry News (press release) (blog)

Gambling-addicted Credit Union employee steals €87000
European Gaming Industry News (press release) (blog)
An employee of the Credit Union, identified as Aiden O'Malley (36), from Kilmilkin in Maam, has stolen €87,010 from customers to sustain his gambling addiction. On 16 August 2016, management at the Credit Union on Mainguard street, Galway were alerted ...

How a gambling addiction started with a single bet - Newshub

Gambling Addiction - Tue, 2018-07-24 03:37

Newshub

How a gambling addiction started with a single bet
Newshub
A Christchurch man gambled away five years of wages after just one trip to his local casino. Kiwis lost $2.3 billion in 2017 alone, with up to 60,000 problem gamblers at any one time. It's not just them who lose; the effects of family violence, crime ...

How Do Gambling Addictions Start? | The Sports Daily - thesportsdaily.com

Gambling Addiction - Mon, 2018-07-23 14:33

How Do Gambling Addictions Start? | The Sports Daily
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Gambling has been a part of everyday life for centuries and has been incorporated into numerous cultures as a leisure activity. The industry has grown since its ...
Got a gambling problem? Six steps you must take to save your ...The Online Citizen

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More Sports Betting Means More Compulsive Gambling...Probably - TheLines.com

Gambling Addiction - Mon, 2018-07-23 12:15

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More Sports Betting Means More Compulsive Gambling...Probably
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Neva Pryor is worried. Pryor, the executive director of the Council on Compulsive Gambling in New Jersey, sees the wave of legal sports betting sweeping ...
Winning Post - The changing face of sports broadcasting - SBCNewsSBC News

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Non-Profit Fan Group Pitches A Different Kind of Sports Betting Bill - Legal Sports Report

Gambling Addiction - Mon, 2018-07-23 11:54

Legal Sports Report

Non-Profit Fan Group Pitches A Different Kind of Sports Betting Bill
Legal Sports Report
... Self-exclusion: availability of tools to set betting limits, avoid credit traps, and opt-out of advertisements; Protection of the vulnerable: protect the most at-risk populations, including minors, the elderly, and people suffering from gambling ...

Ex-cricketer's addiction warning after huge gambling debts - ITV News

Gambling Addiction - Mon, 2018-07-23 10:53

ITV News

Ex-cricketer's addiction warning after huge gambling debts
ITV News
A former Northamptonshire cricketer is warning others about the impact of addiction after racking up hundreds of thousands of pounds of gambling debts. Just a few months ago Patrick Foster was thinking about ending his life, but now he's speaking out ...

Credit Union employee stole €87000 for gambling addiction - Galway Daily (press release)

Gambling Addiction - Sun, 2018-07-22 05:21

Galway Daily (press release)

Credit Union employee stole €87000 for gambling addiction
Galway Daily (press release)
An employee of the Credit Union received a suspended sentence at the Circuit Court for stealing €87,010 from customers to feed his gambling addiction. Aiden O'Malley (36), from Kilmilkin in Maam, pleaded guilty to 35 counts of theft between November ...

She Banned Herself, but Perth Gambling Addict Blew $10000 in 2 Weeks at Crown Casino - USA Online Casino News (blog)

Gambling Addiction - Sun, 2018-07-22 05:17

USA Online Casino News (blog)

She Banned Herself, but Perth Gambling Addict Blew $10000 in 2 Weeks at Crown Casino
USA Online Casino News (blog)
Until the day Jennifer sat Rob down at their home in Perth and told him she had a serious gambling addiction. Not only did she have an addiction, but she had managed to blow through all his personal and business savings in one year—including $10,000 ...

Casino law glosses over addiction issues - The Japan News

Gambling Addiction - Sat, 2018-07-21 08:54

Casino law glosses over addiction issues
The Japan News
The Yomiuri ShimbunWith the enactment of the casino resort law on Friday, competition is already heating up among local governments to host casino resorts. However, measures to deal with gambling addiction are effectively being ignored. The casino ...

Casino law glosses over addiction issues - The Japan News

Gambling Addiction - Sat, 2018-07-21 08:54

Casino law glosses over addiction issues
The Japan News
The Yomiuri ShimbunWith the enactment of the casino resort law on Friday, competition is already heating up among local governments to host casino resorts. However, measures to deal with gambling addiction are effectively being ignored. The casino ...

Lawmakers moving forward on sports betting in Ohio - NBC4 - NBC4i.com

Gambling Addiction - Fri, 2018-07-20 14:23

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Lawmakers moving forward on sports betting in Ohio - NBC4
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Ohio lawmakers are beginning the process of officially legalizing sports gambling with the introduction of two bills at the Statehouse.

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Japan Parliament OKs law to allow up to 3 casino resorts - Tampabay.com

Gambling Addiction - Fri, 2018-07-20 06:57

Tampabay.com

Japan Parliament OKs law to allow up to 3 casino resorts
Tampabay.com
Opponents say Japan already has "pachinko" pinball parlors and wagering on horse, auto, bicycle and boat racing, and expanding legalized gambling would fuel organized crime and compound gambling addiction. Media surveys have showed a majority of ...
Japan Legalizes Casino Gambling - WSJWall Street Journal
Diet enacts casino bill despite stiff oppositionThe Japan Times
Japanese Casino Gambling Legalization Raises Stakes For Macau PlayersInvestor's Business Daily

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Diet enacts casino bill despite stiff opposition - The Japan Times

Gambling Addiction - Fri, 2018-07-20 06:45

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Diet enacts casino bill despite stiff opposition
The Japan Times
The Diet on Friday enacted a bill authorizing the opening of casino resorts, despite stiff resistance from opposition parties and widespread public concern about gambling addiction. The bill was passed in the House of Councilors after a filibuster by ...
Japan legalises gambling integrated resorts creating $25bn new marketBlooloop
Casinos are 'magic that turns money into trash,' gambler warns as Diet eyes billThe Mainichi

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Japan Legalizes Casino Gambling - Wall Street Journal

Gambling Addiction - Fri, 2018-07-20 06:36

Wall Street Journal

Japan Legalizes Casino Gambling
Wall Street Journal
Critics said it would encourage gambling addiction and organized crime. Parliament gave final passage to a casino legalization bill on Friday, concluding years of debate over the issue. Japan hopes to lure tourists, especially from China and other ...
Diet enacts casino bill despite stiff oppositionThe Japan Times
Japanese Casino Gambling Legalization Raises Stakes For Macau PlayersInvestor's Business Daily
Japan Approves New Casino LegislationCardPlayer.com
Asahi Shimbun -Nikkei Asian Review -European Gaming Industry News (press release) (blog)
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GambleAware Plans to Double Its Annual Gambling Addiction ... - Casino Guardian

Gambling Addiction - Fri, 2018-07-20 03:31

Casino Guardian

GambleAware Plans to Double Its Annual Gambling Addiction ...
Casino Guardian
The leading charity focused on problem gambling in the UK – GambleAware – revealed that it plans to spend a total amount of £32 million over the next couple ...
GambleAware Ups Ante to Tackle Problem GamblingVegasSlotsOnline

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Casinos are 'magic that turns money into trash,' gambler warns as Diet eyes bill - The Mainichi

Gambling Addiction - Fri, 2018-07-20 01:05

The Mainichi

Casinos are 'magic that turns money into trash,' gambler warns as Diet eyes bill
The Mainichi
The man says he regards himself a gambling addict and said, "Casinos are like magic that destroys people's sense of the value of money and turns money into trash." He has no intention of giving up gambling at casinos even though his family is fed up ...

San Jose police take down several illegal gambling operations - KRON4

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2018-07-19 17:07

KRON4

San Jose police take down several illegal gambling operations
KRON4
SAN JOSE (KRON) - San Jose police have taken down several illegal gambling operations. At a strip mall off Cropley Avenue in San Jose, a computer repair ...

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Artie Lange didn't think he'd make it to 50 - Page Six

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2018-07-19 11:35

Page Six

Artie Lange didn't think he'd make it to 50
Page Six
... experiences with compulsive gambling and how the habit led to several others, including his attempts to get audiences to leave during his stand-up shows (often by using homophobic and racial slurs), but none more than his cocaine and heroin addictions.

Gambling social emergency says Di Maio - ANSA

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2018-07-19 04:55

ANSA

Gambling social emergency says Di Maio
ANSA
(ANSA) - Rome, July 19 - Gambling is a social emergency and it devastates society, Deputy Premier Luigi Di Maio said Thursday. Gambling is devastating our society culturally," said Di Maio, who has launched a series of measures against gambling ...