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9 Gambling Addiction Questions You're Too Scared To Ask - Casino.Org News (blog)

Wed, 2017-03-08 10:24

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9 Gambling Addiction Questions You're Too Scared To Ask
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Joseph Nicolosi Jr. Ph.D. is the founder of The Breakthrough Clinic, which specializes in rapid treatment of gambling addiction over Skype and phone. He told us how being spoilt when you're a child can lead to problem gambling, how gambling addiction ...

'Complete betrayal': Ex-SPCA director put shelter at risk for gambling ... - Syracuse.com

Wed, 2017-03-08 10:18

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'Complete betrayal': Ex-SPCA director put shelter at risk for gambling ...
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Syracuse, NY -- The disgraced ex-director of the CNY SPCA -- who stole almost $600,000 -- nearly took the animal shelter down with him, the non-profit's board ...

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Australia: Gambling addiction and theft – can the two be linked? - Mondaq News Alerts (registration)

Wed, 2017-03-08 01:58

Australia: Gambling addiction and theft – can the two be linked?
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In what circumstances can an employee with a gambling addiction accused of theft bring a discrimination claim? The recent case of Hinder v Salvation Army (NSW) Property Trust (No. 3) [2017] NSWCATAD 16 sheds some light on this issue. There are two ...

Woman stole £8500 while working at Rock City to fund gambling addiction - Nottingham Post

Wed, 2017-03-08 00:11

Nottingham Post

Woman stole £8500 while working at Rock City to fund gambling addiction
Nottingham Post
A gambling addict stole £8,500 while working as a cashier at Rock City and told a court: "I am so disappointed with myself." Mother-of-one Karen West, 54, took the money over five months while she was the only person with keys to a safe at the Talbot ...

Bid to help tackle gambling addiction in Dumbarton and the Vale - The Dumbarton and Vale of Leven Reporter

Tue, 2017-03-07 09:48

The Dumbarton and Vale of Leven Reporter

Bid to help tackle gambling addiction in Dumbarton and the Vale
The Dumbarton and Vale of Leven Reporter
YOUNG gamblers in Dumbarton and the Vale are to get help to beat their addiction in a new scheme backed by the town's bookies. Charity workers say many young people in West Dunbartonshire have a “hidden addiction” and are considered “problem” or ...

Ask Asad: My father is a compulsive gambler – how do I help him quit? - The Express Tribune

Tue, 2017-03-07 03:58

The Express Tribune

Ask Asad: My father is a compulsive gambler – how do I help him quit?
The Express Tribune
I'm a son of a great father but he has the bad habit of gambling. His addiction has caused him great losses and we've asked him to quit numerous times but to no use. Sometimes, he stays away from gambling for a year but then gets back to it and loses ...

Gambling addict 'borrowed' £1.2m from client account reserves - Law Gazette

Mon, 2017-03-06 05:58

Law Gazette

Gambling addict 'borrowed' £1.2m from client account reserves
Law Gazette
A solicitor has been struck off after admitting to withdrawing more than £1.2m from the reserve client account to fund a spiralling gambling addiction. Sole practitioner Richard Sedgley, from Bournemouth, made 59 transfers from the client account over ...

March Highlights Gambling Addiction Struggles | News | 1330 ... - WHBL Sheboygan

Mon, 2017-03-06 02:07

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March Highlights Gambling Addiction Struggles | News | 1330 ...
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GREEN BAY, WI (WTAQ) - Roughly 333000 Wisconsinites struggle with a gambling problem. That's according to the Wisconsin Council on Problem Gambling's ...

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Gambling Addict Siphons Over $750000 From Desal Plant - Water Online (press release)

Sun, 2017-03-05 23:51

Water Online (press release)

Gambling Addict Siphons Over $750000 From Desal Plant
Water Online (press release)
An employee at the operation allegedly siphoned money from “Sydney's mothballed desalination plant into her personal bank account to feed her gambling addiction,” The Daily Telegraph reported. The total was over 1 million Australian dollars (over ...

Experts: Thousands need help with compulsive gambling - KSLA ... - KSLA-TV

Sun, 2017-03-05 23:36

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Experts: Thousands need help with compulsive gambling - KSLA ...
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Last year, 700 people got treatment for the disease in Louisiana. But addiction experts think as many as 50000 statewide need help with compulsive gambling.
Treating problem gambling - Hometownstations.com-WLIO- Lima ...Your News Now

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State plans study on the prevalence of problem gambling among ... - The Boston Globe

Sun, 2017-03-05 19:24

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State plans study on the prevalence of problem gambling among ...
The Boston Globe
Before he was confronted by his anguished wife, Bruce Kinsman was losing about $1000 a week on the state lottery in frenetic pursuit of a jackpot. Realizing his ...
Experts: Thousands need help with compulsive gambling - KSLA ...KSLA-TV

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March Highlights Gambling Addiction Struggles | News | WSAU - WSAU

Sat, 2017-03-04 15:33

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March Highlights Gambling Addiction Struggles | News | WSAU
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GREEN BAY, WI (WTAQ) - Roughly 333000 Wisconsinites struggle with a gambling problem. That's according to the Wisconsin Council on Problem Gambling's ...

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Lawyer accused of using homeless funds for gambling addiction - The Tennessean

Fri, 2017-03-03 15:16

The Tennessean

Lawyer accused of using homeless funds for gambling addiction
The Tennessean
Nashville Democratic operative and attorney Kevin Teets, a former executive with the Tennessee Democratic Party who also led the political campaigns of District Attorney Glenn Funk and former mayoral candidate Bill Freeman, had his law licenses ...

Living with a gambling addiction - WSYR

Fri, 2017-03-03 11:27

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Living with a gambling addiction
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SYRACUSE, N.Y. (WSYR-TV) - It's National Problem Gambling Awareness Month and just recently, New York State has made it possible for you to put yourself on a list, essentially banning yourself from racetracks and casinos! It's all in an effort for ...

National Council on Problem Gambling wants stakeholders in ... - ESPN

Fri, 2017-03-03 08:24

ESPN

National Council on Problem Gambling wants stakeholders in ...
ESPN
The National Council on Problem Gambling wants to make sure that if sports betting is legalized, proper steps are taken to prevent and treat gambling addiction.

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87K seniors in New Jersey have a gambling problem - New Jersey 101.5 FM Radio

Fri, 2017-03-03 02:46

New Jersey 101.5 FM Radio

87K seniors in New Jersey have a gambling problem
New Jersey 101.5 FM Radio
Gov. Chris Christie has declared the month of March “Problem Gambling Awareness Month” in New Jersey to focus attention on this potentially ruining addiction.

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Human face of a $5 billion problem - NEWS.com.au (blog)

Thu, 2017-03-02 20:33

NEWS.com.au (blog)

Human face of a $5 billion problem
NEWS.com.au (blog)
RACHAEL Styles had her dream job and home, but she was hiding a terrible secret. For years, she'd been ploughing every last cent into what had become an all-consuming obsession. Gambling addiction was a “family disease” in Ms Styles' clan. Her father ...

Gambling addiction connected to embezzlement charges - WDTV

Thu, 2017-03-02 17:45

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Gambling addiction connected to embezzlement charges
WDTV
"I don't think [gambling] should be an excuse for her to take it from the people who are trying to make it out in the world," said Joyce Jones, who pays her utility bills with cash. Dyer also added that he's worried about Metz, who he says feels ...