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How gambling addict conquered the pull of the pokies | Northern Star - Northern Star

Tue, 2018-07-10 08:07

Northern Star

How gambling addict conquered the pull of the pokies | Northern Star
Northern Star
IT WAS the "instant relief", the "escape" of the flashing lights which kept Michael coming back to the pokies again and again. A few years ago he thought he had ...

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Japan to begin work on gambling addiction measure - World Casino Directory

Tue, 2018-07-10 06:33

World Casino Directory

Japan to begin work on gambling addiction measure
World Casino Directory
Japan prepares to begin work on the Basic Bill on Gambling Addiction Countermeasures to ready itself for the leaglazation of integrated resorts in the country.
Japan's IR Bill is yet again delayed - Gambling InsiderGambling Insider - In-depth Analysis for the Gaming Industry

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Japan approves gambling addiction bill, starts discussion on IR bill - European Gaming Industry News (press release) (blog)

Tue, 2018-07-10 04:09

European Gaming Industry News (press release) (blog)

Japan approves gambling addiction bill, starts discussion on IR bill
European Gaming Industry News (press release) (blog)
Japan's Upper House has passed the Basic Bill on Gambling Addiction Counter measures, which is seen as the first step for the subsequent passing of the Integrated Resort (IR) Implementation Bill. The IR bill will pave the way for casinos to operate in ...

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IR bill in Japan under final deliberations - CalvinAyre.com

Mon, 2018-07-09 20:01

CalvinAyre.com

IR bill in Japan under final deliberations
CalvinAyre.com
The Basic Bill on Gambling Addiction Countermeasures was accepted by lawmakers, and paves the way for the final arguments over the IRIB. The bill passed by a vote of 183-46 last Friday with strong support from the ruling Liberal Democratic Party, as ...
Japan mudslides could risk slippage of casino billGGRAsia

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A Scottish Hospital Now Offers Rehab for Cryptocurrency Addiction - CoinCentral

Mon, 2018-07-09 12:10

Crypto Daily (press release)

A Scottish Hospital Now Offers Rehab for Cryptocurrency Addiction
CoinCentral
Castle Craig Hospital, which has provided gambling, drug, and alcohol rehab for thirty years, has decided to accommodate cryptocurrency addiction into its gambling program. Now, those struggling with cryptocurrency trading or market obsession can seek ...
Find Out If You're Addicted To Crypto Investment, HereCrypto Daily (press release)
This Scottish Hospital Has A Questionnaire To Gauge Crypto (BTC, ETH, XRP) Trading AddictionEthereum World News (blog)

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Is Online Gambling Supporting Our Economy or Deepening America's Gambling Addiction? - The Boca Raton Tribune

Mon, 2018-07-09 08:51

Is Online Gambling Supporting Our Economy or Deepening America's Gambling Addiction?
The Boca Raton Tribune
Since their introduction to the online space in the mid-90s, online casinos have only been growing. Although land casinos are still undisputed champions of the gambling industry, online casinos have been spreading like wildfire in recent years ...

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Starling and Monzo block betting transactions for gambling addicts ... - This is Money

Mon, 2018-07-09 06:38

This is Money

Starling and Monzo block betting transactions for gambling addicts ...
This is Money
Monzo and Starling have handed those trying to get back on track what could be a lifeline - the option to automatically block payments to betting shops and ...

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Gambling Legality Around the World, Check Out Where You Can and Can't Gamble - SpaceCoastDaily.com

Sun, 2018-07-08 22:00

SpaceCoastDaily.com

Gambling Legality Around the World, Check Out Where You Can and Can't Gamble
SpaceCoastDaily.com
Cambodia – One of the reasons that this country has such a strict policy when it comes to gambling is because they have had many problems with it in the past. Gambling addiction has plagued citizens of Cambodia, so they do not take gambling lightly.

Japan passes gambling addiction bill, begins IR bill deliberations - Inside Asian Gaming

Sun, 2018-07-08 15:42

GGRAsia

Japan passes gambling addiction bill, begins IR bill deliberations
Inside Asian Gaming
Japan's Upper House has voted into law the Basic Bill on Gambling Addiction Countermeasures, paving the way for final deliberations on the long-awaited IR ...
GGRAsia – Japan to form bet addiction policy after framework passedGGRAsia

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“Obsessed and Unable to Work” – Cryptocurrency Addiction Facility Releases Questionnaire - CCN

Sat, 2018-07-07 09:40

CCN

“Obsessed and Unable to Work” – Cryptocurrency Addiction Facility Releases Questionnaire
CCN
Burn went on to point out that gambling addiction is believed to produce the highest amount of suicides out of any form of addiction, and encouraged traders to remain vigilant about their own habits and those of their loved ones. Castle Craig has a ...

Get 'em while they're young - Scranton Times-Tribune

Sat, 2018-07-07 02:04

Scranton Times-Tribune

Get 'em while they're young
Scranton Times-Tribune
Now, the state encourages gambling by 18-year-olds and, inevitably, starting some of them on a path to gambling addiction. Luring 18-year-old gamblers is like bringing back candy cigarettes to hook a new generation and ensure continuing state revenue ...

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Editorial: Kansas and Missouri should get ready to offer sports ... - Columbia Daily Tribune

Fri, 2018-07-06 14:28

Editorial: Kansas and Missouri should get ready to offer sports ...
Columbia Daily Tribune
Legislators in Kansas and Missouri are taking a hard look this summer at how their states might offer sports gambling.Earlier this year, the U.S. Supreme Court ...

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The Truth About 'Video Game Addiction' - Kotaku

Fri, 2018-07-06 09:02

Kotaku

The Truth About 'Video Game Addiction'
Kotaku
They had a gambling compulsion, an impulse-control issue. It wasn't until 2013 that the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders reclassified gambling addiction as “gambling disorder” in its new behavioral addictions category. It was the ...
Gaming disorder: what happens when playing video games for fun leads to addictioniNews

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Here's what sports betting will be like at Meadowlands Racetrack - NorthJersey.com

Fri, 2018-07-06 03:26

NorthJersey.com

Here's what sports betting will be like at Meadowlands Racetrack
NorthJersey.com
... and an opportunity to prevent problem gambling. "By having the state involved, there is an awareness factor," observed the assemblyman. Assuring detractors who fear legalized sports betting could only increase gambling addiction, he said, "There's ...

Japan Passes Gambling Addiction Countermeasures Bill - GamblingCompliance

Fri, 2018-07-06 01:55

Japan Passes Gambling Addiction Countermeasures Bill
GamblingCompliance
Japan's upper house has passed a gambling addiction countermeasures bill and introduced integrated resort (IR) implementation legislation, setting the scene for upper house debate on the long awaited bill on July 10. The Gambling Addiction ...

The Real World Cup Winner? Online Gambling. - Bloomberg - Bloomberg

Fri, 2018-07-06 01:00

Bloomberg

The Real World Cup Winner? Online Gambling. - Bloomberg
Bloomberg
The longer England captain Harry Kane and his team stay in the World Cup, the bigger the boost to the U.K. economy. But if there's one industry that stands to ...

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A good bet: Kansas and Missouri should get ready to offer sports gambling - Kansas City Star

Thu, 2018-07-05 15:28

Kansas City Star

A good bet: Kansas and Missouri should get ready to offer sports gambling
Kansas City Star
At the same time, both states must have strict oversight of sports gaming, including programs for those struggling with gambling addiction. The states may also wish to consider some regulatory limit on how much money a gambler can wager on any one ...

Italian soccer alarmed by ban on gambling adverts - KVEO-TV

Thu, 2018-07-05 14:57

The Local Italy

Italian soccer alarmed by ban on gambling adverts
KVEO-TV
Official statistics show that 101.85 billion euros was spent on gambling in Italy in 2017 - a six per cent increase from 2016 and up some 142 per cent from 2007. There are also nearly a million people with some form of gambling addiction, nearly half ...
Italy's government moves to ban all adverts for gamblingThe Local Italy

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Italy's government moves to ban all adverts for gambling - The Local Italy

Thu, 2018-07-05 09:34

The Local Italy

Italy's government moves to ban all adverts for gambling
The Local Italy
Companies that flout the ban on sponsorship deals would face a fine of at least €50,000, with the money going to Italy's fund for tackling gambling addiction. "[Gambling] was a social emergency that needed to be tackled immediately," Luigi Di Maio ...
Italian soccer alarmed by ban on gambling advertsKVEO-TV

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Gambling addict pleads for provincewide self-exclusion program - The Journal Pioneer

Wed, 2018-07-04 12:12

The Journal Pioneer

Gambling addict pleads for provincewide self-exclusion program
The Journal Pioneer
A P.E.I. compulsive gambler says he cannot stop his costly addiction, so he needs others to push him away from VLTs. The 40-ish Charlottetown man, who The Guardian has decided not to name, claims to have lost a mind-boggling $500,000 to $600,000 ...

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