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Problem gambling programs get funding boost - The Daily Gazette

Gambling Addiction - Tue, 2018-05-15 19:48

The Daily Gazette

Problem gambling programs get funding boost
The Daily Gazette
Kathy Hochul, who said problem gambling was a “serious problem” in the state. “With this annual commitment in state funding, we are working to ensure a balance between new gaming options and an increase in education about addiction,” Hochul said in a ...

Daines joins forces with Democrat Warren to introduce legislatio ... - KTVQ Billings News

Gambling Addiction - Tue, 2018-05-15 18:56

KTVQ Billings News

Daines joins forces with Democrat Warren to introduce legislatio ...
KTVQ Billings News
WASHINGTON D.C. - Montana Republican Senator Steve Daines is reaching across the aisle Democratic Senator Elizabeth Warren, introducing a bill to ...
Daines and Warrne sponsor gambling bill - KXLO Radiokxlo-klcm

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Gambling addiction could spike with more sports betting - KOB

Gambling Addiction - Tue, 2018-05-15 18:27

KOB

Gambling addiction could spike with more sports betting
KOB
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – A landmark ruling from the U.S. Supreme Court could soon change gambling in New Mexico. In a 6-3 vote, the high court on Monday struck down the Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act, a decades-old federal law ...
Sports betting ruling will lead to costly rise in gambling addiction, experts warnUSA TODAY
Critics fear surge in gambling addiction after court rulingNew York Post
Legal sports gambling a cause of concern for addiction recovery expert8News
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Bohls: Crazy to think Texas will approve gambling? Don't bet against it - MyStatesman.com

Gambling Addiction - Tue, 2018-05-15 18:14

MyStatesman.com

Bohls: Crazy to think Texas will approve gambling? Don't bet against it
MyStatesman.com
Even give a portion of the revenue to gambling addiction treatment. According to the American Gaming Association, Americans illegally wager about $150 billion on sports every year. There should be a national regulatory agency to oversee gambling for a ...

Michigan Faces Decision on Sports Betting - 9&10 News

Gambling Addiction - Tue, 2018-05-15 16:10

9&10 News

Michigan Faces Decision on Sports Betting
9&10 News
But Otteman says there's another side states must look at, including gambling addiction and the influence betting can have on sports. “I think the integrity of sports is something we always want to keep in mind. We watch games in our country because we ...

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Who needs to beat the traffic? The end of the game just got so much more exciting - USA TODAY

Gambling Addiction - Tue, 2018-05-15 15:48

USA TODAY

Who needs to beat the traffic? The end of the game just got so much more exciting
USA TODAY
Thousands of fans may have action riding on what were once the final, meaningless seconds or innings of a game. Betting on sports isn't new, but legally betting on sports outside of Nevada is. Gamblers are celebrating. Gambling addiction experts are ...

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Jerry Sullivan: Sports gambling is legal, but trust me, it's still addictive - Buffalo News

Gambling Addiction - Tue, 2018-05-15 14:26

Buffalo News

Jerry Sullivan: Sports gambling is legal, but trust me, it's still addictive
Buffalo News
Possenti said she was happy to get a phone call about gambling addiction. The state has cut off all the program's funds for prevention, which has made it harder to get the message out. Maybe they don't have anything left after funding those splashy ...
What to Expect in a World Where States Can Legalize Sports BettingSports Illustrated
Why Legalizing Sports Gambling Nationwide Is The Last Thing Black America NeedsNews One

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Caesars in 'best' position for sports betting, able to set up 'very quickly': CEO - CNBC

Gambling Addiction - Tue, 2018-05-15 13:59

CNBC

Caesars in 'best' position for sports betting, able to set up 'very quickly': CEO
CNBC
Caesars Entertainment is in the "best" position to take advantage of legal sports betting, its CEO Mark Frissora told CNBC on Tuesday. The U.S. Supreme Court ruled Monday that states can legalize sports betting, breaking up Nevada's monopoly on the ...

With the passing of legalized sports gambling let the hypocrisy reign - Hustle Belt (blog)

Gambling Addiction - Tue, 2018-05-15 10:03

Hustle Belt (blog)

With the passing of legalized sports gambling let the hypocrisy reign
Hustle Belt (blog)
I'm not one to argue the potential for problems with gambling. People struggle with gambling addiction and it ruins more lives than it saves, I'm sure. But doesn't alcohol? How about tobacco? So coming from a governor that runs a state known for ...

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The Supreme Court says states can allow sports betting. Will Virginia get in on the action? - Roanoke Times

Gambling Addiction - Tue, 2018-05-15 06:33

Roanoke Times

The Supreme Court says states can allow sports betting. Will Virginia get in on the action?
Roanoke Times
... distance learning at Virginia Commonwealth University's Center for Sport Leadership, said sports betting is “certainly a possibility” for Virginia, one that will force lawmakers to weigh the prospect of new revenue against the social costs of ...

Is Sports Betting Inevitable In New York State? - WSKG.org

Gambling Addiction - Tue, 2018-05-15 05:07

WSKG.org

Is Sports Betting Inevitable In New York State?
WSKG.org
Professionals who work with problem gamblers also fear the addition of sports betting will lead to an increase in gambling addiction, especially in a market where the community passionately rallies around its pro sports teams. Matthew Jost, a licensed ...

3 To Do: Jazz, gambling and an addiction - Marco News

Gambling Addiction - Tue, 2018-05-15 03:11

Marco News

3 To Do: Jazz, gambling and an addiction
Marco News
The Marco Island Center for the Arts presents saxophonist and composer Alex Weitz and his jazz ensemble for the first time on Marco Island. More: WOW To Do List: Ready, Set, Wear It! Life jacket event. The concert will take place from 5:30 until 7 p.m ...

Sport gambling in Nebraska not a sure bet - KETV.com - KETV Omaha

Gambling Addiction - Mon, 2018-05-14 22:08

KETV Omaha

Sport gambling in Nebraska not a sure bet - KETV.com
KETV Omaha
Gov: "Sports betting is still illegal here in Nebraska and we have not plans to change that"

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NYS would have to change laws for WNY to have sports betting ... - WKBW-TV

Gambling Addiction - Mon, 2018-05-14 21:37

WKBW-TV

NYS would have to change laws for WNY to have sports betting ...
WKBW-TV
BATAVIA, N.Y (WKBW) - The U.S Supreme Court ruled it's up to states if they want sports betting to be legal. “We've been doing some homework on this over the ...
The Daily News | Downs wants to serve as sports gambling hubThe Daily News Online

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Children should be taught the perils of gambling, a pro-betting Tory backbencher has suggested - The Sun

Gambling Addiction - Mon, 2018-05-14 17:36

The Sun

Children should be taught the perils of gambling, a pro-betting Tory backbencher has suggested
The Sun
PUPILS should be taught the dangers of gambling in class, a pro-betting backbencher insisted last night. Tory Philip Davies' call for school children to learn the dangers of addiction came as ministers prepare to announce a cut to FOBTs stakes in days.

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Critics fear surge in gambling addiction after court ruling - New York Post

Gambling Addiction - Mon, 2018-05-14 16:13

New York Post

Critics fear surge in gambling addiction after court ruling
New York Post
The Supreme Court's Monday decision to strike down the national ban on sports betting could lead to a spike in gambling addiction, treatment advocates and gaming critics fear. There are currently an estimated 3 to 5 million gambling addicts nationwide ...
Oneida Tribe unsure if it will pursue sports betting following Supreme Court rulingGreen Bay Press Gazette
Jerry Sullivan: Sports gambling is legal, but trust me, it's still addictiveBuffalo News
Will Virginia take advantage of Supreme Court ruling on sports gambling?wtvr.com
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Sports-betting ruling feeds states' gambling addiction - USA TODAY

Gambling Addiction - Mon, 2018-05-14 15:45

USA TODAY

Sports-betting ruling feeds states' gambling addiction
USA TODAY
It is time to talk about an important addiction problem — the one in which states hustle, beg and pimp for every dollar of gambling revenue they can get their grubby little hands on. A couple of decades ago, states insisted that they just wanted some ...

SWFL weighs in on potential for sports gambling coming to Florida - Wink News

Gambling Addiction - Mon, 2018-05-14 14:33

Wink News

SWFL weighs in on potential for sports gambling coming to Florida
Wink News
Others say too many gambling options would cause a spike in gambling addiction cases. “I am a poker player and a horse race better so I feel like I have enough to bet on,” said Naples resident Yvonne Horton. The Florida Council on Compulsive Gambling ...

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Sports betting ruling will lead to costly rise in gambling addiction, experts warn - USA TODAY

Gambling Addiction - Mon, 2018-05-14 13:58

USA TODAY

Sports betting ruling will lead to costly rise in gambling addiction, experts warn
USA TODAY
“We've opened up a real circus here,'' Wexler, co-author of All Bets Are Off: Losers, Liars, and Recovery from Gambling Addiction," told USA TODAY Sports. “You're going to have so many people addicted to gambling in the next couple of years, it's going ...

Mike Anthony: Proceed Carefully, But Connecticut Is Ready For ... - Hartford Courant

Gambling Addiction - Mon, 2018-05-14 12:57

Hartford Courant

Mike Anthony: Proceed Carefully, But Connecticut Is Ready For ...
Hartford Courant
The U.S. Supreme Court is allowing states to regulate sports betting and Connecticut needs to act.

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