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Gambling addiction concerns over Supreme Court decision on sports betting. - WXII The Triad

Gambling Addiction - Mon, 2018-05-21 16:55

WXII The Triad

Gambling addiction concerns over Supreme Court decision on sports betting.
WXII The Triad
WEBVTT >> HERE'S MORE FROM GREENSBORO. >> THE LOCAL COUNSEL EXPECT YOUNGER GAMBLERS TO TAKE ADVANTAGE OF A CHANGING RULES ON BETTING AND WHILE MANY WILL HANDLE IT WILL THOSE WITH ADDICTIVE ...

Online sports betting will create a new generation of problem gamblers - STLtoday.com

Gambling Addiction - Mon, 2018-05-21 14:00

STLtoday.com

Online sports betting will create a new generation of problem gamblers
STLtoday.com
Internet sports gambling is a massive expansion of gambling. Access to sporting events worldwide 24 hours a day makes gambling just a click away and fuels gambling addiction. Internet sports gambling appeals to young people, who could place bets over ...

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Gambling Addiction Researchers Wary Amid Supreme Court OK'ing Legal Sports Betting - WBUR

Gambling Addiction - Mon, 2018-05-21 08:36

WBUR

Gambling Addiction Researchers Wary Amid Supreme Court OK'ing Legal Sports Betting
WBUR
Gambling addiction researchers are concerned about a potential rise in problem gambling, following the U.S. Supreme Court striking down a 1992 federal law that prevented states from permitting sports betting. Here & Now's Robin Young speaks with Lia ...
Expanded sports betting fuels fears about gambling addictionNew Jersey Herald
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Recent editorials published in Iowa newspapers - The Olympian

Gambling Addiction - Mon, 2018-05-21 08:06

Christian Science Monitor

Recent editorials published in Iowa newspapers
The Olympian
Meanwhile, the share of gaming tax money devoted to the state's gambling addiction prevention and treatment program has dwindled. In 2009, the Legislature eliminated the Gambler's Treatment Fund, which had been receiving 0.5 percent of gaming tax ...
As sports betting expands, gambling addiction services fall behindChristian Science Monitor
Help for gambling addiction no sure betPress Herald

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W.Va. Gambling Addiction Helpline ready for sports betting - Huntington Herald Dispatch

Gambling Addiction - Mon, 2018-05-21 07:21

W.Va. Gambling Addiction Helpline ready for sports betting
Huntington Herald Dispatch
Moran said gambling addiction is a serious problem for many people in West Virginia. Studies have shown 1 percent of the population has a serious gambling problem, and another 2 percent to 3 percent show symptoms of the disorder. She says in addition ...

The prime-time TV trick that's encouraging gambling addiction in NZ - The Spinoff

Gambling Addiction - Sun, 2018-05-20 18:08

The Spinoff

The prime-time TV trick that's encouraging gambling addiction in NZ
The Spinoff
The law in New Zealand around online gambling is clear. Only NZ Lotteries and the TAB can legally operate online gambling in this country and while Kiwis can gamble on overseas sites, the advertising of those sites to Kiwis is prohibited under the ...

Sports betting ready to soar in US — Will gambling addiction? - Worcester Telegram

Gambling Addiction - Sat, 2018-05-19 16:09

Worcester Telegram

Sports betting ready to soar in US — Will gambling addiction?
Worcester Telegram
For gambling industries, the imminent expansion of legalized sports betting promises a bonanza, and with it, problem gamblers. ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. — For sports leagues and gambling industries, the imminent expansion of legalized sports betting ...

Expanded sports betting fuels fears of more gambling addiction - 13abc Action News

Gambling Addiction - Sat, 2018-05-19 12:08

13abc Action News

Expanded sports betting fuels fears of more gambling addiction
13abc Action News
“We think this is the biggest expansion of gambling in our nation's history, in one fell swoop,” said Keith Whyte, executive director of the National Council on Problem Gambling . “Absolutely, categorically, there will be more risk factors for ...
Help for gambling addiction no sure betPress Herald
Murphy v. National Collegiate Athletic Assn. - Supreme CourtSupreme Court

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Expanded sports betting fuels fears about gambling addiction - ABC News

Gambling Addiction - Sat, 2018-05-19 09:07

Expanded sports betting fuels fears about gambling addiction
ABC News
For sports leagues and gambling industries, the imminent expansion of legalized sports betting promises a bonanza. For the experts and organizations already concerned about pervasive problem gambling, it promises a whole new roster of worries. Much of ...
Murphy v. National Collegiate Athletic Assn. - Supreme CourtSupreme Court

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Expanded sports betting fuels fears about gambling addiction - Washington Post

Gambling Addiction - Sat, 2018-05-19 08:57

Washington Post

Expanded sports betting fuels fears about gambling addiction
Washington Post
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. — For sports leagues and gambling industries, the imminent expansion of legalized sports betting promises a bonanza. For the experts and organizations already concerned about pervasive problem gambling, it promises a whole new ...
Help for gambling addiction no sure betPress Herald
Murphy v. National Collegiate Athletic Assn. - Supreme CourtSupreme Court

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Former gambling addict recalls the heavy price of his habit - Newsday

Gambling Addiction - Sat, 2018-05-19 04:00

Newsday

Former gambling addict recalls the heavy price of his habit
Newsday
Dave recalls the day in 1976 when he sat in his office at his department store job in Nassau County and contemplated how to commit suicide. Gambling had ruined his life. He'd been married and divorced three times by the age of 39. He'd lost three jobs ...

Answers to your questions on gambling disorder | Newsday - Newsday

Gambling Addiction - Sat, 2018-05-19 04:00

Newsday

Answers to your questions on gambling disorder | Newsday
Newsday
Two LI experts describe markers of the powerful thrill-seeking compulsion and its damaging effects on addicts' emotions, families and finances.

Former gambling addict recalls the heavy price of his habit - Newsday

Gambling Addiction - Sat, 2018-05-19 04:00

Newsday

Former gambling addict recalls the heavy price of his habit
Newsday
Dave recalls the day in 1976 when he sat in his office at his department store job in Nassau County and contemplated how to commit suicide. Gambling had ruined his life. He'd been married and divorced three times by the age of 39. He'd lost three jobs ...

Help for gambling addiction no sure bet - Press Herald

Gambling Addiction - Fri, 2018-05-18 19:39

Press Herald

Help for gambling addiction no sure bet
Press Herald
The federal government mostly leaves gambling regulation, and gambling addiction programs, up to the states. Only 17 states pay for one or more full-time staff positions to help problem gamblers, according to a 2016 survey of problem gambling services ...

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Hubby's gambling addiction crashes 21-year-old marriage - Vanguard

Gambling Addiction - Fri, 2018-05-18 09:44

Vanguard

Hubby's gambling addiction crashes 21-year-old marriage
Vanguard
Barakat had filed the suit on the grounds of gambling, failure in parental responsibilities and request of the child's custody. In her testimony before the court, the woman alleged that Ibrahim was an addicted gambler and had failed to cater for her ...

As sports betting expands, gambling addiction services fall behind - Christian Science Monitor

Gambling Addiction - Fri, 2018-05-18 08:26

Christian Science Monitor

As sports betting expands, gambling addiction services fall behind
Christian Science Monitor
After the Supreme Court's decision earlier this week permitting sports betting, those involved in gambling addiction recovery are worried that without robust support systems problem gambling will only increase. The national average, among the 40 states ...

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Sports betting: Odds favor complications from compulsive gambling - Minneapolis Star Tribune

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2018-05-17 16:50

Minneapolis Star Tribune

Sports betting: Odds favor complications from compulsive gambling
Minneapolis Star Tribune
It's a malady more common than one might think. Compulsive gambling addiction is “one of the fastest rising addictions in the United States,” according to the Lutheran Social Services of Wisconsin and Upper Michigan website. “I'll get one or two calls ...

My father went to prison for what he did to feed his gambling addiction – why won't the government do more? - The Independent

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2018-05-17 15:09

Wall Street Journal

My father went to prison for what he did to feed his gambling addiction – why won't the government do more?
The Independent
We talk about the hundreds of thousands of people with a gambling addiction in this country but we forget the families. In our case, my father's addiction affected him, me, my mum, my two brothers, our extended family, our community and his employer.
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UK Looks to Slow Down Pace of Gambling Addicts' Losses - Wall Street Journal

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2018-05-17 12:36

Wall Street Journal

UK Looks to Slow Down Pace of Gambling Addicts' Losses
Wall Street Journal
LONDON—The U.K. government set out plans to sharply cut the maximum stake in fixed-odds betting terminals in an effort to wean addicts off electronic gaming machines that allow gamblers to bet repeatedly at speed. The maximum stake will be cut to £2 ...
My father went to prison for what he did to feed his gambling addiction – why won't the government do more?The Independent
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Experts Worry That Legalized Sports Betting Will Create More Addiction - TheFix.com

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2018-05-17 12:08

TheFix.com

Experts Worry That Legalized Sports Betting Will Create More Addiction
TheFix.com
Will legalized sports betting lead to more problems with addiction? That's a concern shared by experts on gambling addiction, who worry that Monday's Supreme Court ruling to allow sports betting will only create more people who struggle with a gambling ...
Gambling addiction line preps for West Virginia sports bettingParkersburg News
Sports betting is inevitable, so Iowa must revitalize gambling treatment programDesMoinesRegister.com
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