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Government crafts way to ban gambling addicts from casinos, pachinko parlors - The Japan Times

Gambling Addiction - Sun, 2017-05-14 02:49

The Japan Times

Government crafts way to ban gambling addicts from casinos, pachinko parlors
The Japan Times
The government and the ruling parties plan to propose a system that would allow pachinko parlors and other gambling facilities to ban “serious” gambling addicts, government sources said. The problem of gambling addiction has drawn attention since Japan ...

Ex-Melbourne Demon Daniel Ward opens up on his gambling hell - Herald Sun

Gambling Addiction - Sat, 2017-05-13 05:01

Herald Sun

Ex-Melbourne Demon Daniel Ward opens up on his gambling hell
Herald Sun
Former Melbourne footballer Daniel Ward has revealed his crippling gambling addiction. “That was in 2010 and that sent me on a path for nearly six years off.” “But probably most fresh in my mind is the period early last year, up until about eight ...

Altoona, Pa. - Michael Larocco works with those suffering from gambling addiction. He says while money plays a roll ... - WTAJ

Gambling Addiction - Fri, 2017-05-12 22:58

WTAJ

Altoona, Pa. - Michael Larocco works with those suffering from gambling addiction. He says while money plays a roll ...
WTAJ
Michael Larocco works with those suffering from gambling addiction. He says while money plays a roll, it may not be the driving force behind the addiction. He explained,"It may very well appear to be about the money. The gambler may very well be trying ...

Report: Oklahoma has a huge gambling addiction problem - Tulsa ... - Tulsa Beacon

Gambling Addiction - Fri, 2017-05-12 13:28

Report: Oklahoma has a huge gambling addiction problem - Tulsa ...
Tulsa Beacon
With more casinos per capita than any other state, Oklahoma has one of the worst gambling problems in America. That's is one of the conclusions of WalletHub ...

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Husband's crippling gambling leaves desperate couple without food as addiction threatens to leave them homeless - Metro

Gambling Addiction - Fri, 2017-05-12 05:30

Metro

Husband's crippling gambling leaves desperate couple without food as addiction threatens to leave them homeless
Metro
Ashley appeared on the talk show to get help for her husband's desperate gambling addiction that's left them in a £30,000 debt. She revealed that her husband's addiction began seven years ago and it involved him blowing hundreds of pounds on sport ...

Like the unnamed Premier League footballer, I know what it is like to be addicted to gambling - The Independent

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2017-05-11 06:53

The Independent

Like the unnamed Premier League footballer, I know what it is like to be addicted to gambling
The Independent
For six years, I had a secret gambling addiction. Cumulatively, I lost tens of thousands of pounds that I couldn't afford, propping up my shaky finances with loans. I missed entire nights' sleep, staring into a computer screen, watching some obscure ...

MARLENE WARNER: Fighting addiction is new frontier of online ... - Lowell Sun

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2017-05-11 04:43

MARLENE WARNER: Fighting addiction is new frontier of online ...
Lowell Sun
Massachusetts looks poised to enter a new gambling frontier. First, we had the Lottery that allowed people to gamble at their corner store, and then casino ...

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Ian McCall left Partick Thistle to overcome gambling addiction - BBC ... - BBC Sport

Gambling Addiction - Wed, 2017-05-10 14:35

BBC Sport

Ian McCall left Partick Thistle to overcome gambling addiction - BBC ...
BBC Sport
Ayr United boss Ian McCall has admitted he left Partick Thistle in 2011 to overcome a gambling addiction. McCall departed Thistle while they were in the second ...

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Gambling addict who used Match.com to lure victim into paying his debts narrowly avoids jail - Bath Chronicle

Gambling Addiction - Wed, 2017-05-10 06:56

Bath Chronicle

Gambling addict who used Match.com to lure victim into paying his debts narrowly avoids jail
Bath Chronicle
Timmis told police he has had a gambling problem for “as long as [he] can remember”. “He hasn't been able to deal with his addiction,” said Mr Oliver. “Getting people to feel sorry for him – that's how he would get people to give him money. “He was ...

UK Soccer Star's Gambling Addiction Erases Fortune - Casino.Org News

Gambling Addiction - Tue, 2017-05-09 17:01

Casino.Org News

UK Soccer Star's Gambling Addiction Erases Fortune
Casino.Org News
A UK soccer standout in the Premier League is facing financial ruin because of his addiction to cards and casino games, according to the Mirror. UK Soccer gambling. Members of the UK's Premier League are experiencing addictions to gambling, according ...

James O'Brien Refuses To Let Gambling Addict Leave Without Getting Help - LBC

Gambling Addiction - Tue, 2017-05-09 06:50

LBC

James O'Brien Refuses To Let Gambling Addict Leave Without Getting Help
LBC
This woman admitted she has a gambling problem live on LBC but was hesitant about getting help. James O'Brien wouldn't let her go until she did. Dee called from Hammersmith and admitted that her addiction to fruit machines had gradually got worse and ...

Gambling Addiction in Retirement Age Women Appears to Be on the Rise - LegalUSPokerSites.com

Gambling Addiction - Mon, 2017-05-08 15:45

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Gambling Addiction in Retirement Age Women Appears to Be on the Rise
LegalUSPokerSites.com
Those experts say the women's compulsive gaming habits have caused many to lose significant amounts of money, while jeopardizing their retirement. Keith Whyte of the National Council on Problem Gambling said it is difficult to track the percentage ...

Whistleblower Makes Shocking Claim That Several Professional Footballers Are Addicted to Gambling - 90min

Gambling Addiction - Mon, 2017-05-08 06:44

90min

Whistleblower Makes Shocking Claim That Several Professional Footballers Are Addicted to Gambling
90min
?A number of top professional footballers are addicted to gambling and are losing millions of pounds on betting, an insider has told the Mirror. The allegations comes just weeks after Burnley midfielder Joey Barton admitted that he had a gambling ...

Engineer Tony Klinkovics launched £60k tax scam to fund gambling ... - Birmingham Mail

Gambling Addiction - Mon, 2017-05-08 06:01

Birmingham Mail

Engineer Tony Klinkovics launched £60k tax scam to fund gambling ...
Birmingham Mail
Tony Klinkovics, who earned more than £55,000-a-year, submitted false tax returns and failed to declare that he later became self-employed. He was rumbled ...
Kenilworth project manager avoids jail after £61,000 tax fraud ...Kenilworth Weekly News

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A 'young disorder': Fighting compulsive gambling among women ... - Las Vegas Sun

Gambling Addiction - Mon, 2017-05-08 03:01

The Straits Times

A 'young disorder': Fighting compulsive gambling among women ...
Las Vegas Sun
Marilyn Lancelot, who was arrested for embezzling $350,000 from her job after being a compulsive gambler for seven years, in her home in Sun City, Ariz., April ...
Gambling addicts may not be able to stop, even if they want to ...The Straits Times
Compulsive gambler's addiction 'almost ruined my life' - Belfast ...Belfast Newsletter

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Gambling addicts may not be able to stop, even if they want to ... - The Straits Times

Gambling Addiction - Sun, 2017-05-07 15:18

The Straits Times

Gambling addicts may not be able to stop, even if they want to ...
The Straits Times
Mr Francis Tay believes that to avoid addiction, gamblers can and should exercise personal responsibility and self-discipline (Self-responsibility the answer, not ...
A 'young disorder': Fighting compulsive gambling among women ...Las Vegas Sun
Compulsive gambler's addiction 'almost ruined my life' - Belfast ...Belfast Newsletter

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Joey Barton's gambling problem is 'tip of iceberg' and player addictions are out of control, says therapist - Mirror.co.uk

Gambling Addiction - Sat, 2017-05-06 15:02

Mirror.co.uk

Joey Barton's gambling problem is 'tip of iceberg' and player addictions are out of control, says therapist
Mirror.co.uk
Steve, who has been drafted in to treat addiction problems at clubs including Manchester United, Spurs, Blackpool and Glasgow Rangers, said players have turned to gambling in droves since drug testing has become more frequent and drinking cultures ...
England footballer once bet £500 on own transfer | Daily Mail OnlineDaily Mail

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TNT Buys Gambling Addiction Drama From Mark Cullen & Gary Sanchez Prods. - Deadline

Gambling Addiction - Fri, 2017-05-05 11:08

Deadline

TNT Buys Gambling Addiction Drama From Mark Cullen & Gary Sanchez Prods.
Deadline
Written by Cullen, The Collector is the redemptive journey of a man who has to work as an indentured collections expert for an agency specializing in gambling debts in order to pay off his own debts. It will look at addiction, corporate greed, flawed ...