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Gamasutra - Op-Ed: Australia's gambling crackdown signals choppy ... - Gamasutra

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2018-03-08 12:43

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Gamasutra - Op-Ed: Australia's gambling crackdown signals choppy ...
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The outrage swelling up in Australia about slot machines is...a flashing warning sign for anyone who wants to promote anything that even smacks of gam.

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Dover Downs Casino to host gambling addiction programme on ... - European Gaming Industry News (press release) (blog)

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2018-03-08 01:41

European Gaming Industry News (press release) (blog)

Dover Downs Casino to host gambling addiction programme on ...
European Gaming Industry News (press release) (blog)
Dover Downs, a hotel, casino, and racetrack complex in Dover, Delaware will host the Service Members, Veterans and Gambling Addiction programme on Thursday the 15th of March at the hotel's conference centre. The programme which intends to promote ...
Dover Downs Hotel & Casino to Host Program Focused on ... - PR.comPR.com (press release)

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Japan ruling bloc looks to set casino-visit limits to address gambling ... - The Japan Times

Gambling Addiction - Wed, 2018-03-07 19:41

Japan ruling bloc looks to set casino-visit limits to address gambling ...
The Japan Times
The government plans to introduce a system to prohibit individuals from entering casinos or limiting their visits in an integrated resort bill to be submit.

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With Casino Ban Lifted, Japanese Authorities Look to Biometrics to Curb Gambling Addiction - findBIOMETRICS

Gambling Addiction - Wed, 2018-03-07 13:48

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With Casino Ban Lifted, Japanese Authorities Look to Biometrics to Curb Gambling Addiction
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Having lifted a ban on casinos at the end of last year, government authorities in Japan are now looking to biometric technology to prevent gambling addiction. With Casino Ban Lifted, Japanese Authorities Look to Biometrics to Curb Gambling Addiction ...

Sex addict almost driven to suicide by random hookups, porn, 'illegal activities' - Fox News

Gambling Addiction - Wed, 2018-03-07 10:23

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Sex addict almost driven to suicide by random hookups, porn, 'illegal activities'
Fox News
But, one day, he stopped without explanation — and Jace repressed the memories until she started treatment for her addiction. After starting treatment, she stayed sober for a year and spent two years travelling around the States, filming a documentary ...

Free gambling addiction treatment for Louisiana residents - www.brproud.com

Gambling Addiction - Tue, 2018-03-06 20:19

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Free gambling addiction treatment for Louisiana residents
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BATON ROUGE, La (LOCAL 33) (FOX 44) - Do you spend your entire paycheck at L'Auberge? Are you in financial ruin and feel that you can only solve your problems by running to Hollywood Casino? You're in luck. Capital Area Human Services (CAHS) is ...

Health officials: One in 38 adults in Oregon suffer from gambling addiction - KEZI TV

Gambling Addiction - Tue, 2018-03-06 20:08

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Health officials: One in 38 adults in Oregon suffer from gambling addiction
KEZI TV
... alone, according to the Oregon Lottery. "This month is really important because we want to erase the stigma that problem gambling is an issue that's not really important as a society," Hynes said. "We know in many cases people are just feeling very ...

Pennsylvania Lottery Drawing Attention To Problem Gambling Awareness - Play Pennsylvania

Gambling Addiction - Tue, 2018-03-06 11:23

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Pennsylvania Lottery Drawing Attention To Problem Gambling Awareness
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“That means playing within your financial means and only for entertainment.” The Pennsylvania Lottery recently achieved World Lottery Association's Level 2 Responsible Gaming Certification for promoting responsible play. In recognition of National ...
VA Lottery PSA tackles problem gamblingWRIC

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Dover Downs Casino hosts gambling addiction program - Casino City Times (press release)

Gambling Addiction - Tue, 2018-03-06 09:39

Dover Downs Casino hosts gambling addiction program
Casino City Times (press release)
(PRESS RELEASE) -- Dover Downs Hotel & Casino will host the Service Members, Veterans and Gambling Addiction program on Thursday, 15 March at the hotel's conference center. The program, which runs from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., is co-sponsored by the ...

State to fund new gambling addiction center in WNY - Buffalo Business First

Gambling Addiction - Tue, 2018-03-06 05:25

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State to fund new gambling addiction center in WNY
Buffalo Business First
Kathy Hochul said the centers are meant to address real problems of gambling addiction. “We want to ensure that people have the resources and services they need to address problem gambling to not only treat those who are struggling with addiction, but ...
Gambling addiction more than a roll of the dice | NevadaAppeal.comNevada Appeal
'Enough is enough' Ankeny man shares downward spiral of ...KCCI Des Moines
Problem Gambling Awareness Month - Hometownstations.com-WLIO- Lima, OH News Weather SportsYour News Now
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Combating gambling addiction during awareness month - KSNT News

Gambling Addiction - Mon, 2018-03-05 23:09

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Combating gambling addiction during awareness month
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TOPEKA, Kan. (KSNT) — With March Madness coming up, many of us are already filling out our brackets. While many of us do it just for fun, others take it a step further betting big bucks on the tournament. “The unique part about gambling is that they ...

Former Frederick Douglass leader must repay money stolen for gambling addiction - Toledo Blade

Gambling Addiction - Mon, 2018-03-05 19:02

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Former Frederick Douglass leader must repay money stolen for gambling addiction
Toledo Blade
The former executive director of the Frederick Douglass Community Association was ordered Monday to repay $27,000 that she stole from the organization to support her gambling addiction. Sonya Harper Williams, 55, now of Phoenix, pleaded guilty Oct. 30 ...

'Enough is enough' Ankeny man shares downward spiral of ... - KCCI - KCCI Des Moines

Gambling Addiction - Mon, 2018-03-05 18:24

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'Enough is enough' Ankeny man shares downward spiral of ... - KCCI
KCCI Des Moines
March is Problem Gambling Awareness Month, and one central Iowa man is sharing his story of recovery after years of compulsive gambling. The Ankeny resident, who wished to remain anonymous, struggled with gambling for nearly 25 years, and said the ...
Gambling addiction more than a roll of the dice | NevadaAppeal.comNevada Appeal
Problem Gambling Awareness MonthYour News Now
March Madness Also Brings Out Gambling AddictionsWXPR

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Lynch returns with thrilling gambling saga - Independent.ie

Gambling Addiction - Sun, 2018-03-04 20:40

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Lynch returns with thrilling gambling saga
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Lynch quietly threads this sub-strata of commentary through Tony 10, a biography of online betting addict Tony O'Reilly who eventually went down for relieving An Post of €1.75m. While we are having fun - and there is spades to be had here - the ...

Gamblers anonymous group offers support, solace for students | La ... - The Daily Toreador

Gambling Addiction - Sun, 2018-03-04 19:08

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Gamblers anonymous group offers support, solace for students | La ...
The Daily Toreador
For a college student, betting on sports or having a casino night could sound like a fun way to spend an evening. However, for some, gambling can trigger an addiction that can derail someone's life entirely. There is a new Gamblers Anonymous group ...

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Tackle the entire scope of gambling addiction - The Japan Times

Gambling Addiction - Sun, 2018-03-04 02:16

Tackle the entire scope of gambling addiction
The Japan Times
Legislation is being prepared by the government and the ruling coalition parties to set the rules for operating casinos. This is a follow-up to the law enacted in 2016 legalizing casinos in this country, where gambling is legally prohibited in ...

Owasso Extortion Case: Man Arrested | FOX23 - KOKI FOX 23

Gambling Addiction - Fri, 2018-03-02 21:56

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Owasso Extortion Case: Man Arrested | FOX23
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Loved ones of Jonathan Davis called police when they hadn't heard from him for a couple of days.

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Wild Rose Casino And Resort Continues To Fight Gambling Addiction During Problem Gambling Awareness Month - 1380 KCIM

Gambling Addiction - Fri, 2018-03-02 18:59

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Wild Rose Casino And Resort Continues To Fight Gambling Addiction During Problem Gambling Awareness Month
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According to the Iowa Department of Public Health (IDPH), nearly 300,000 Iowans experienced a gambling issue in the past year, and Gov. Kim Reynolds is expected to sign a proclamation next week declaring March as Problem Gambling Awareness Month ...
FCCG Announces March as Problem Gambling Awareness MonthPR Web (press release)

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Scott Davies lost £200k on gambling – now he's helping football fight its addiction - iNews

Gambling Addiction - Fri, 2018-03-02 10:27

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Scott Davies lost £200k on gambling – now he's helping football fight its addiction
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He was 25 years old living a life most young men would dream of, earning a six-figure salary playing professional football. Yet in June 2015 Scott Davies was caught in the bookmakers yet again by his mother, causing her to break down in the street. His ...