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Pachinko and Slot Machine Addiction in Japan | Nippon.com - Nippon.com

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2018-08-02 00:45

Pachinko and Slot Machine Addiction in Japan | Nippon.com
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The Integrated Resorts Implementation Bill establishing IR operational rules was passed by the Diet in July 2018. The first casino established under the law is ...

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Despite anti-gambling attention, UK soccer clubs see rise in sponsorships - CalvinAyre.com

Gambling Addiction - Wed, 2018-08-01 21:39

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Despite anti-gambling attention, UK soccer clubs see rise in sponsorships
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However, it has an extended presence in the Championship, which is of great concern to charities in the UK that deal with gambling addiction. Professor Jim Orford, representing Gambling Watch UK, said, “This is worrying. There is evidence that gambling ...

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Japanese Pachinko Sector Nervous about New Gambling Addiction Bill - VegasSlotsOnline

Gambling Addiction - Wed, 2018-08-01 19:40

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Japanese Pachinko Sector Nervous about New Gambling Addiction Bill
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While the pachinko sector in Japan sees revenues of more than £1.4bn ($1.84bn) each year, there are widespread concerns about the recent gambling addiction bill that was passed. This new bill means that pachinko games will have lower pay-outs, which ...
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$5M Ponzi scheme advisor gets 11 years after tearful apologies to victims - Financial Planning

Gambling Addiction - Wed, 2018-08-01 12:15

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$5M Ponzi scheme advisor gets 11 years after tearful apologies to victims
Financial Planning
Wanner broke down several times, apologizing to his onetime clients and citing a gambling addiction as the reason for his conduct. Prosecutors ultimately secured a punishment in line with their recommendation in a rare white collar case with a double ...

$5M Ponzi scheme advisor gets 11 years after tearful apologies to victims - Financial Planning

Gambling Addiction - Wed, 2018-08-01 12:13

Financial Planning

$5M Ponzi scheme advisor gets 11 years after tearful apologies to victims
Financial Planning
Wanner broke down several times, apologizing to his onetime clients and citing a gambling addiction as the reason for his conduct. Prosecutors ultimately secured a punishment in line with their recommendation in a rare white collar case with a double ...

Ireland president: Gambling and sports don't mix - CalvinAyre.com

Gambling Addiction - Tue, 2018-07-31 20:51

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Ireland president: Gambling and sports don't mix
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Higgins went on to say that he believes that sports should be protected from gambling companies, arguing that sports gambling addiction over the past several years has reached epidemic proportions. He said, “The often-secret addiction has grown in ...

Former conservation district administrator sentenced to federal prison for stealing grant funds - Battle Creek Enquirer

Gambling Addiction - Tue, 2018-07-31 14:56

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Former conservation district administrator sentenced to federal prison for stealing grant funds
Battle Creek Enquirer
Her attorney, J. Thomas Schaeffer said his client has a gambling addiction and used the stolen money at Firekeepers Casino in Emmett Township. "It is not an excuse but an explanation about why she did it," Schaeffer told the Enquirer. "It is an addiction.

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Already in decline, Japan's pachinko industry now braces for gambling-addiction regulations - The Japan Times

Gambling Addiction - Tue, 2018-07-31 01:32

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Already in decline, Japan's pachinko industry now braces for gambling-addiction regulations
The Japan Times
The rules, aimed at curbing gambling addiction, are part of a policy barter that helped legalize casinos in 2016 despite widespread opposition. Then the Diet passed new regulations on casino developments last month, including those on gambling addiction.

Hawley and Whyte column: State must take responsibility for problems related to gambling - Richmond.com

Gambling Addiction - Mon, 2018-07-30 20:33

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Hawley and Whyte column: State must take responsibility for problems related to gambling
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By Carolyn Hawley and Keith Whyte. The proposed massive expansion of gambling in Virginia under the guise of historical racing exposes the historic failure of the commonwealth to take any responsibility for social costs of gambling addiction. A state ...

Financial adviser stole £15m from his clients to fund gambling ... - Telegraph.co.uk

Gambling Addiction - Mon, 2018-07-30 12:40

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Financial adviser stole £15m from his clients to fund gambling ...
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A financial advisor stole nearly £15 million from wealthy clients to fund his gambling addiction and pay his children's school fees, a court has heard. Freddy ...
Gambling addict adviser jailed for six years over £14.5m Ponzi schemeCitywire.co.uk

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Will New Hampshire bet on sports gambling? - The Keene Sentinel

Gambling Addiction - Mon, 2018-07-30 10:07

Will New Hampshire bet on sports gambling?
The Keene Sentinel
“If we pass it, in the next budget gambling addiction funds would be one of the first things to get cut. Depending on what the final bill is, if people are allowed to gamble large sums of money every day and they can place bets on their phone, it could ...

Gambling addiction isn't casual - Opinion - The Times-Tribune - Scranton Times-Tribune

Gambling Addiction - Mon, 2018-07-30 02:03

Scranton Times-Tribune

Gambling addiction isn't casual - Opinion - The Times-Tribune
Scranton Times-Tribune
Casino advertising typically attempts to portray gambling as a glamorous diversion, akin to James Bond passing the shoe at Casino Royale. But the arrest last ...

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Michael D Higgins wants gambling ads banned from sport - thejournal.ie

Gambling Addiction - Mon, 2018-07-30 01:33

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Michael D Higgins wants gambling ads banned from sport
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Speaking on RTÉ's Sunday Sport yesterday, Higgins said that he was concerned about some of the cases of gambling among the GAA community and had met people who had suffered because of a gambling addiction. “If I had my way, I wouldn't have ...
President's proposal to ban gambling ads in sport not practical, says bookmakersIrish Examiner
President Michael D Higgins calls for legislation to crack down on advertising of gambling in sportThe Irish Sun
President Michael D Higgins wants gambling advertising removed from sportIndependent.ie
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