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Fraudster conned victims out of nearly £200000 to fund gambling addiction - WalesOnline

Gambling Addiction - Mon, 2018-03-26 13:31

WalesOnline

Fraudster conned victims out of nearly £200000 to fund gambling addiction
WalesOnline
Fraudster conned victims out of nearly £200,000 to fund gambling addiction. Robert Jenkins' victims included a former British Lions rugby player. Share. By. Liz DayCourts Reporter. 20:31, 26 MAR 2018. News. Enter your postcode to see news and ...

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Here's the question Louisiana gambling supporters must answer to advance their bills - Daily Comet

Gambling Addiction - Mon, 2018-03-26 11:23

Daily Comet

Here's the question Louisiana gambling supporters must answer to advance their bills
Daily Comet
Sherman Mack, R-Albany. "There were caps in place. In my experience in my legal career, I have seen some negative effects that gambling addiction has on families." Mack's views are important because he chairs the Criminal Justice Committee, where the ...

Gambling addiction rate under control: Survey - The Straits Times

Gambling Addiction - Mon, 2018-03-26 07:58

Gambling addiction rate under control: Survey
The Straits Times
SINGAPORE - The setting up of the two casinos here in 2010 did not lead to more Singaporeans getting hooked on gambling, as many had feared before they opened at Marina Bay Sands and Resorts World Sentosa. The pathological and problem gambling rate ...

Here's the question that Louisiana gambling supporters must answer to advance their bills - The Advocate

Gambling Addiction - Sun, 2018-03-25 21:21

The Advocate

Here's the question that Louisiana gambling supporters must answer to advance their bills
The Advocate
In my experience in my legal career, I have seen some negative effects that gambling addiction has on families.” Mack's views are important because he chairs the Criminal Justice Committee, where the gambling bills will have to win approval. Mack's ...

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Recognize symptoms of problem gambling - Scranton Times-Tribune

Gambling Addiction - Sun, 2018-03-25 02:04

Scranton Times-Tribune

Recognize symptoms of problem gambling
Scranton Times-Tribune
Turning Point Alternative Living Solutions, a state-licensed outpatient counseling facility, offers counseling focusing on chemical dependency, anger management, gambling and family issues. We strongly believe that each client's treatment experience ...

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Gambling addict's wife leaves him after finding out his secret ... - Birmingham Live

Gambling Addiction - Sat, 2018-03-24 09:53

Birmingham Live

Gambling addict's wife leaves him after finding out his secret ...
Birmingham Live
He blew a £20000 business loan in just one month at casinos across Birmingham and the Black Country.

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Counselors Warn March is a Dangerous Month for Gambling - FOX 21 Online

Gambling Addiction - Fri, 2018-03-23 16:54

FOX 21 Online

Counselors Warn March is a Dangerous Month for Gambling
FOX 21 Online
Counselors say offering someone a five dollar bet seems harmless, but it can be devastating for some. March is Gambling Awareness Month. Counselors say many things can be considered gambling. Free help is offered in Duluth. The Center for Drug and ...

Millwall's Harry Smith takes break to deal with depression, gambling issues - ESPN FC

Gambling Addiction - Fri, 2018-03-23 15:01

ESPN FC

Millwall's Harry Smith takes break to deal with depression, gambling issues
ESPN FC
Millwall's Harry Smith has announced he is taking time away from football to deal with depression and a gambling addiction. The 22-year-old forward has been dealing with a knee injury since returning from a loan spell at Swindon in December. "Millwall ...

Millwall's Harry Smith takes break to deal with depression and gambling problem - Eurosport.com

Gambling Addiction - Fri, 2018-03-23 14:56

Eurosport.com

Millwall's Harry Smith takes break to deal with depression and gambling problem
Eurosport.com
A club statement on Friday read: “Millwall Football Club can confirm that its player, Harry Smith, is receiving help in relation to mental health and addiction issues. “As has been the case throughout, the club will continue to offer Harry its absolute ...
Millwall forward Harry Smith announces he is taking a break from football to deal with depression and gambling ...Daily Mail

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I stole €1.75m from An Post to fuel a gambling addiction - Irish Times

Gambling Addiction - Fri, 2018-03-23 00:04

Irish Times

I stole €1.75m from An Post to fuel a gambling addiction
Irish Times
On December 18th, 2012, I was sentenced to four years in prison, with one suspended for a crime I committed. I stole €1.75 million from An Post, and I used this money to fuel a gambling addiction that I had developed over a 10-year period. I deserved ...

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Have the conversation: Campaign raises awareness about problem gambling - WABI

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2018-03-22 17:05

WABI

Have the conversation: Campaign raises awareness about problem gambling
WABI
In its 14th year, the goal of Problem Gambling Awareness Month is to raise awareness, reduce the stigma, and make available prevention, treatment and recovery services. Scott Gagnon of the Educational Institute of Maine says more often than not, there ...

North-east gambling addict's partner calls for total ban on 'crack cocaine' roulette machines - Aberdeen Evening Express

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2018-03-22 08:57

Aberdeen Evening Express

North-east gambling addict's partner calls for total ban on 'crack cocaine' roulette machines
Aberdeen Evening Express
The partner of a man who took his own life after losing money at an Aberdeen casino said he would still be here if “crack cocaine” roulette machines were banned. Wendy Bendel, 42, of Inverurie, was left heartbroken in May 2014 when her partner Lee ...

Commonwealth Bank offered credit card increases to problem gambler - The Guardian

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2018-03-22 02:02

The Guardian

Commonwealth Bank offered credit card increases to problem gambler
The Guardian
The Commonwealth Bank has admitted to offering repeated credit card limit increases to a customer who was begging them to stop because he had a gambling addiction and a $30,000 debt. Michael Harris, a qualified roof tiler, broke down in tears on ...
Tradie admitted his gambling problem to Commonwealth Bank and received credit card limit increase9news.com.au
'I tried to reach out for help': CBA gave a problem gambler more debtThe Sydney Morning Herald
David Harris, 30, began gambling with money from his Commonwealth Bank credit card three years agoDaily Mail
ABC Online -Daily Telegraph
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If we expand gambling in London, will we also see more gambling addiction? - CBC.ca

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2018-03-22 02:01

CBC.ca

If we expand gambling in London, will we also see more gambling addiction?
CBC.ca
Most people in treatment for gambling addiction are there because they have problems with slot machines, not table games, said Turner. But, this could simply be because there are far fewer table games than slot machines in the province. Those who do ...

Compulsive gambler sues BC Lottery Corp. - CANOE

Gambling Addiction - Wed, 2018-03-21 18:18

CANOE

Compulsive gambler sues BC Lottery Corp.
CANOE
A gambling addict who says he blew $550,000 in disability payments on online lottery games is suing B.C. lottery officials for allegedly failing to intervene and help him. A gambling addict who says he blew $550,000 in disability payments on online ...

Compulsive gambler who blew $550000 disability payment sues BC Lottery Corp. - Vancouver Sun

Gambling Addiction - Wed, 2018-03-21 17:57

Vancouver Sun

Compulsive gambler who blew $550000 disability payment sues BC Lottery Corp.
Vancouver Sun
A gambling addict who says he blew $550,000 in disability payments on online lottery games is suing the B.C. Lottery Corp. for allegedly failing to intervene and help him. Tyler Hatch says despite being enrolled several times in a B.C. Lottery Corp ...

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Government plans to make maximum stake £30 reduce gambling ... - Express.co.uk

Gambling Addiction - Wed, 2018-03-21 02:30

Express.co.uk

Government plans to make maximum stake £30 reduce gambling ...
Express.co.uk
FIXED odds betting terminals are a mug's game. I fail to see any possible enjoyment in playing them. But then I never understood my mates shelling endless coins into the one-armed bandits down the pub in my younger days either.
Expert Explains How to Fix Britain's Gambling ProblemSputnik International

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'A vicious circle I couldn't break': the software helping tackle online betting - The Guardian

Gambling Addiction - Wed, 2018-03-21 01:02

The Guardian

'A vicious circle I couldn't break': the software helping tackle online betting
The Guardian
“I self-excluded from the major online casinos but there was always a new company I could open with and some of them don't make it easy to self-exclude,” says Michael, a bricklayer from Glasgow, who started betting on football and greyhounds when he ...

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