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Gambling Addiction Spreads among More GAA Professional Athletes in Ireland - Casino Guardian

Gambling Addiction - Tue, 2018-07-03 03:22

Casino Guardian

Gambling Addiction Spreads among More GAA Professional Athletes in Ireland
Casino Guardian
Recently, the reports of professional athletes being seriously addicted to gambling have become quite common. In fact, it turns out that Gaelic Athletic Association (GAA) players are no exception at a time when problem gambling on the territory of ...

Gambling addiction may follow national wave of sports betting - Brookville Times

Gambling Addiction - Mon, 2018-07-02 22:01

Gambling addiction may follow national wave of sports betting
Brookville Times
MGM Resorts International's GameSense program promotes responsible gambling. Photo taken on Thursday, April 19, 2018, at MGM Grand hotel-casino, in Las Vegas. Benjamin Hager Las Vegas Review-Journal dealer Derek Hoffman places bets at the ...

Gary went on a 13-hour gambling binge. He died with nothing left - Stuff.co.nz

Gambling Addiction - Mon, 2018-07-02 15:14

Stuff.co.nz

Gary went on a 13-hour gambling binge. He died with nothing left
Stuff.co.nz
When Australian man Gary Van Duinen's mother learnt her son hadn't come home one night, she went straight to search for him among the poker machines at a Returned Services club. Joy recalls being angry, demanding to speak with "someone in authority" ...

Italy's Proposed Gambling Ads Ban Could Open Pandora's Box of ... - Casino News Daily

Gambling Addiction - Mon, 2018-07-02 13:01

Casino News Daily

Italy's Proposed Gambling Ads Ban Could Open Pandora's Box of ...
Casino News Daily
With a brand new, very populist, and very anti-gambling government, Italy seems to be on the cusp of completely banning gambling advertising, thus opening ...
Italy's gambling ad ban won't apply to existing contracts - CalvinAyre ...CalvinAyre.com

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7 signs you might be suffering from a cryptocurrency addiction - TNW

Gambling Addiction - Mon, 2018-07-02 11:08

TNW

7 signs you might be suffering from a cryptocurrency addiction
TNW
We spoke with experts from rehab clinic Castle Craig Hospital about the most common symptoms of cryptocurrency addiction – and how you can spot them. For those unfamiliar, Castle Craig is a rehab clinic in Scotland which recently expanded their ...

World Health Organization says video game addiction is a disease. Why American psychiatrists don't - Washington Post

Gambling Addiction - Mon, 2018-07-02 06:02

Washington Post

World Health Organization says video game addiction is a disease. Why American psychiatrists don't
Washington Post
The association publishes a handbook of psychiatric diseases called the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual, or DSM. In 2013, the organization added Internet gambling disorder to the manual but opted not to include Internet gaming disorder — at least ...

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Donna Hanna jailed over $250000 theft to fund gambling - Herald Sun

Gambling Addiction - Sun, 2018-07-01 08:15

Herald Sun

Donna Hanna jailed over $250000 theft to fund gambling
Herald Sun
DONNA Hanna said she had no plans to stop the thieving that funded a crippling gambling addiction until her elaborate scheme was uncovered. While working as a bookkeeper for a suburban electrics store Hanna, 48, stole money on 186 separate occasions ...

Fraud committed to feed gambling addiction, court hears - Simcoe Reformer

Gambling Addiction - Fri, 2018-06-29 18:26

Simcoe Reformer

Fraud committed to feed gambling addiction, court hears
Simcoe Reformer
SIMCOE - A former Norfolk woman who used her bank connections to fuel her gambling addiction will spend a year under house arrest and five years under court-ordered supervision as she works to pay off what she stole. Nola Burke-Wynne, 54, not only ...

Problem gambling experts concerned by racecourse game where kids pick winners - New Zealand Herald

Gambling Addiction - Fri, 2018-06-29 11:00

Problem gambling experts concerned by racecourse game where kids pick winners
New Zealand Herald
Problem gambling and addiction experts say a racecourse game for children to pick winners in return for lollies is a bad practice and should be stopped. The promotion, known as the "kiddie pick", involves a child choosing three horses they think might ...

Public and private hunger for gambling profits points to 'corrosive effects' of gambling - DesMoinesRegister.com

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2018-06-28 10:19

DesMoinesRegister.com

Public and private hunger for gambling profits points to 'corrosive effects' of gambling
DesMoinesRegister.com
"This is another example of the corrosive effects of gambling in our society," said Tom Coates, executive director of Consumer Credit of Des Moines, a group that helps gambling addicts and others sort out credit problems. "The more places that take ...

Games like Fortnite use 'predatory' gambling techniques to make children spend, experts warn - The Independent

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2018-06-28 09:08

The Independent

Games like Fortnite use 'predatory' gambling techniques to make children spend, experts warn
The Independent
“Predatory” payments in hugely popular computer games like Fortnite and Hearthstone are equivalent to gambling but are unregulated and could lead young people to addiction and financial difficulty, experts are warning. In the wake of gaming addiction ...
Gaming or gambling? Online transactions blur boundariesScience Daily

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Microtransactions can move popular online games closer to online gambling - EurekAlert (press release)

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2018-06-28 02:02

Microtransactions can move popular online games closer to online gambling
EurekAlert (press release)
An editorial published today by Addiction argues that some online games use in-game purchasing systems that disguise or withhold the long-term cost of microtransactions until the player is already financially and psychologically committed. Such ...

Solicitor used £500000 from client account to fund gambling addiction - Legal Futures

Gambling Addiction - Wed, 2018-06-27 17:07

Legal Futures

Solicitor used £500000 from client account to fund gambling addiction
Legal Futures
A solicitor who used £500,000 of money in his firm's client account to feed his gambling addiction – although he paid most of it back in winnings – has been struck off. Kam Cheung Mak had told the Solicitors Disciplinary Tribunal (SDT) that the stress ...

Council explores Impact of Gambling Addiction - Newry.ie

Gambling Addiction - Wed, 2018-06-27 12:24

Newry.ie

Council explores Impact of Gambling Addiction
Newry.ie
Pictured at the Special Council Meeting to discuss the impact of gambling addiction. From left: Ed Sipler, South Eastern Health and Social Care Trust, Liam Hanaway, Newry, Mourne and Down District Council Chief Executive, Michael Gracy, South Eastern ...

Michigan introduces bills to legalize sports & internet gambling - Indiana University The Penn Online

Gambling Addiction - Wed, 2018-06-27 07:19

Indiana University The Penn Online

Michigan introduces bills to legalize sports & internet gambling
Indiana University The Penn Online
While there are still some critics of legalized gambling who say that it could lead to an increase in gambling addictions, Kosowski disagrees. He said that he believes they would be less likely to abuse betting when in a casino than when dealing ...

World Cup online betting is the highest it's ever been - The Conversation UK

Gambling Addiction - Wed, 2018-06-27 04:47

The Conversation UK

World Cup online betting is the highest it's ever been
The Conversation UK
In our studies, digital addicts, including online gambling addicts, have indicated that having access to such data would act as a wake-up call, raising awareness. Digital media users, in general, like to be in control of their usage through labels and ...

Global VR Gambling Market 2018-2022 to Post a CAGR of 55%| Technavio - Maryville Daily Times

Gambling Addiction - Tue, 2018-06-26 13:03

Argus Press

Global VR Gambling Market 2018-2022 to Post a CAGR of 55%| Technavio
Maryville Daily Times
In the gambling sector, VR is used as a technique to cure gambling addiction. VR is seen as a secure virtual environment for gambling addicts. It provides an environment conducive to replicating the cravings of addicts. VR helps therapists to study the ...
Global Sports Footwear Market 2018-2022| Growth Analysis and Forecast| TechnavioBusiness Wire
Global Clientless Remote Support Software Market to Post 15% CAGR During 2018-2022| TechnavioBusiness Wire

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Netherlands to Expand Online Gambling Controls, Ponder Holland Casino Privatization - Flushdraw

Gambling Addiction - Mon, 2018-06-25 23:12

Flushdraw

Netherlands to Expand Online Gambling Controls, Ponder Holland Casino Privatization
Flushdraw
A letter posted by Dekker to the Netherlands' parliament breaks down the upcoming libealization of online-gambling laws into three basic areas: countering gambling addiction, correctly parsing between “games” and “games of chance”, and establishing the ...

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Big winners, big losers: Kenya's addiction to gambling - BBC News

Gambling Addiction - Mon, 2018-06-25 17:38

Big winners, big losers: Kenya's addiction to gambling
BBC News
Gambling is a multi-million dollar business in Kenya, but there are more losers than winners - with an increasing number of young people chancing their luck, writes Anthony Wanjiru. The grey weather had not dampened the mood at the Mozzart Betting Shop ...

A gambling addiction allegedly led to empty accounts for this Whatcom youth sports club - The Bellingham Herald

Gambling Addiction - Mon, 2018-06-25 16:07

The Bellingham Herald

A gambling addiction allegedly led to empty accounts for this Whatcom youth sports club
The Bellingham Herald
The former treasurer of a Whatcom County youth sports organization was arrested Friday, according to the Whatcom County Sheriff's Office, for allegedly stealing more $23,000 to pay for her gambling addition. The arrest stemmed from an investigation ...