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Casinos to Start Jockeying for Japan's 3 New Licenses - Motley Fool

Wed, 2018-08-08 20:16

Motley Fool

Casinos to Start Jockeying for Japan's 3 New Licenses
Motley Fool
the legalization of casino gambling isn't exactly popular in Japan because of the high rates of gambling addiction in the country (it's legal to gamble in Japan on certain activities, such as horse racing and in pachinko parlors, but, until now, not in ...

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National Responsible Gambling Week - KIMT 3

Wed, 2018-08-08 19:50

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National Responsible Gambling Week
KIMT 3
NORTHWOOD, Iowa- Around 10 million people in the United States say they have a gambling problem and are seeking help; that's according to the North American Foundation for Gambling Addiction Help. But this week Casinos across the United States are ...

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The Archers spoilers: Alistair Lloyd's secret EXPOSED as fans turn on Shula Hebden Lloyd - Express.co.uk

Wed, 2018-08-08 14:52

Express.co.uk

The Archers spoilers: Alistair Lloyd's secret EXPOSED as fans turn on Shula Hebden Lloyd
Express.co.uk
She continued: “You've been secretly gambling your own money away, so now you want some of mine! How could you? How could you do that again? “Oh, I thought it would be my fault! You're a weak pathetic man who can't control his gambling addiction.

Report: FAI Set To End Association With Betting Companies - Balls.ie

Wed, 2018-08-08 10:11

Balls.ie

Report: FAI Set To End Association With Betting Companies
Balls.ie
According to the report a spokesman for the organisation told the outlet that the all areas of the association's links to gambling were being looked into over gambling addiction concerns. and should the FAI decide to end their ties with betting ...

How ABC's Spencer Christian survived a gambling addiction and Jim Crow racism - Aleteia EN

Wed, 2018-08-08 07:06

Aleteia EN

How ABC's Spencer Christian survived a gambling addiction and Jim Crow racism
Aleteia EN
The reason: he had a decades-long hidden gambling addiction that was ruining his life. In his memoir “You Bet Your Life: How I Survived Jim Crow Racism, Hurricane Chasing, and Gambling,” Spencer recalls a particular moment after a run of bad luck at a ...

Lake County uses gambling revenue to fight gambling addiction - Chicago Daily Herald

Wed, 2018-08-08 04:38

Chicago Daily Herald

Lake County uses gambling revenue to fight gambling addiction
Chicago Daily Herald
With video gambling machines bringing in more money, how are local governments spending it? Often, it's used to fill holes in the budget or pay staff salaries, which can be tricky if the income isn't reliable, as governments learned when casino revenue ...

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Highs and lows of gaming: A fine line between enjoyment and addiction - Irish Examiner

Tue, 2018-08-07 17:04

Irish Examiner

Highs and lows of gaming: A fine line between enjoyment and addiction
Irish Examiner
So when the World Health Organization (WHO) announced that Gaming Disorder was an acknowledged addiction, I had to wonder — does gaming really belong alongside gambling, alcohol, drugs, eating disorders, legal highs, sex and pornography ...

FAI set to sever links with betting companies - The Times

Tue, 2018-08-07 17:01

The Times

FAI set to sever links with betting companies
The Times
The Football Association of Ireland (FAI) is examining its sponsorship arrangements with gambling companies over concerns about the level of addiction among players and supporters. A spokesman for the association told The Times that work was going on ...

Understanding the Legality of Online Casinos in the USA - The Boca Raton Tribune

Tue, 2018-08-07 09:17

The Boca Raton Tribune

Understanding the Legality of Online Casinos in the USA
The Boca Raton Tribune
There are several arguments for and against the legality of online gambling and one of the major arguments against is that the instant gratification brought on by internet gambling will escalate the problem of gambling addiction but this argument was ...

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Two organizations working to increase awareness of problem gambling - KCAU 9

Mon, 2018-08-06 15:37

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Two organizations working to increase awareness of problem gambling
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In Sioux City, Jackson Recovery Center is partnering with the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino to bring the issue of addiction to the forefront. If you or someone you know may be addicted to gambling, there are a few warning signs to look out for, including ...

Football clubs warned over the prevalence of bookmakers sponsoring shirts - Telegraph.co.uk

Mon, 2018-08-06 13:01

Football clubs warned over the prevalence of bookmakers sponsoring shirts
Telegraph.co.uk
... have become natural bedfellows for gambling businesses and broadcasters all of whom benefit financially from the revenues advertising and sponsorship generates,” Etches said, calling for football authorities to do more to curb gambling addiction.

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Church opposes planned casino - Billings Gazette

Sat, 2018-08-04 19:57

Church opposes planned casino
Billings Gazette
Our church is committed to creating a healthy neighborhood, and gambling is shown to have detrimental effect on neighborhoods. In a 2016 article, the Great Falls Tribune noted that Montana ranked fourth on a list for gambling addiction. Organized and ...

'A gambler can lose everything in an instant, destroying countless ... - thejournal.ie

Sat, 2018-08-04 00:34

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'A gambler can lose everything in an instant, destroying countless ...
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PROBLEM GAMBLING COMES into the spotlight every few months, typically when a high-profile sports star comes forward with their personal, harrowing story of ...

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Pachinko and Slot Machine Addiction in Japan | Nippon.com - Nippon.com

Thu, 2018-08-02 00:45

Pachinko and Slot Machine Addiction in Japan | Nippon.com
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The Integrated Resorts Implementation Bill establishing IR operational rules was passed by the Diet in July 2018. The first casino established under the law is ...

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Despite anti-gambling attention, UK soccer clubs see rise in sponsorships - CalvinAyre.com

Wed, 2018-08-01 21:39

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Despite anti-gambling attention, UK soccer clubs see rise in sponsorships
CalvinAyre.com
However, it has an extended presence in the Championship, which is of great concern to charities in the UK that deal with gambling addiction. Professor Jim Orford, representing Gambling Watch UK, said, “This is worrying. There is evidence that gambling ...

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Japanese Pachinko Sector Nervous about New Gambling Addiction Bill - VegasSlotsOnline

Wed, 2018-08-01 19:40

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Japanese Pachinko Sector Nervous about New Gambling Addiction Bill
VegasSlotsOnline
While the pachinko sector in Japan sees revenues of more than £1.4bn ($1.84bn) each year, there are widespread concerns about the recent gambling addiction bill that was passed. This new bill means that pachinko games will have lower pay-outs, which ...
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$5M Ponzi scheme advisor gets 11 years after tearful apologies to victims - Financial Planning

Wed, 2018-08-01 12:15

Financial Planning

$5M Ponzi scheme advisor gets 11 years after tearful apologies to victims
Financial Planning
Wanner broke down several times, apologizing to his onetime clients and citing a gambling addiction as the reason for his conduct. Prosecutors ultimately secured a punishment in line with their recommendation in a rare white collar case with a double ...

$5M Ponzi scheme advisor gets 11 years after tearful apologies to victims - Financial Planning

Wed, 2018-08-01 12:13

Financial Planning

$5M Ponzi scheme advisor gets 11 years after tearful apologies to victims
Financial Planning
Wanner broke down several times, apologizing to his onetime clients and citing a gambling addiction as the reason for his conduct. Prosecutors ultimately secured a punishment in line with their recommendation in a rare white collar case with a double ...

Ireland president: Gambling and sports don't mix - CalvinAyre.com

Tue, 2018-07-31 20:51

CalvinAyre.com

Ireland president: Gambling and sports don't mix
CalvinAyre.com
Higgins went on to say that he believes that sports should be protected from gambling companies, arguing that sports gambling addiction over the past several years has reached epidemic proportions. He said, “The often-secret addiction has grown in ...