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Diet enacts casino bill despite stiff opposition - The Japan Times

Gambling Addiction - Fri, 2018-07-20 06:45

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Diet enacts casino bill despite stiff opposition
The Japan Times
The Diet on Friday enacted a bill authorizing the opening of casino resorts, despite stiff resistance from opposition parties and widespread public concern about gambling addiction. The bill was passed in the House of Councilors after a filibuster by ...
Japan legalises gambling integrated resorts creating $25bn new marketBlooloop
Casinos are 'magic that turns money into trash,' gambler warns as Diet eyes billThe Mainichi

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Japan Legalizes Casino Gambling - Wall Street Journal

Gambling Addiction - Fri, 2018-07-20 06:36

Wall Street Journal

Japan Legalizes Casino Gambling
Wall Street Journal
Critics said it would encourage gambling addiction and organized crime. Parliament gave final passage to a casino legalization bill on Friday, concluding years of debate over the issue. Japan hopes to lure tourists, especially from China and other ...
Diet enacts casino bill despite stiff oppositionThe Japan Times
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Asahi Shimbun -Nikkei Asian Review -European Gaming Industry News (press release) (blog)
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GambleAware Plans to Double Its Annual Gambling Addiction ... - Casino Guardian

Gambling Addiction - Fri, 2018-07-20 03:31

Casino Guardian

GambleAware Plans to Double Its Annual Gambling Addiction ...
Casino Guardian
The leading charity focused on problem gambling in the UK – GambleAware – revealed that it plans to spend a total amount of £32 million over the next couple ...
GambleAware Ups Ante to Tackle Problem GamblingVegasSlotsOnline

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Casinos are 'magic that turns money into trash,' gambler warns as Diet eyes bill - The Mainichi

Gambling Addiction - Fri, 2018-07-20 01:05

The Mainichi

Casinos are 'magic that turns money into trash,' gambler warns as Diet eyes bill
The Mainichi
The man says he regards himself a gambling addict and said, "Casinos are like magic that destroys people's sense of the value of money and turns money into trash." He has no intention of giving up gambling at casinos even though his family is fed up ...

San Jose police take down several illegal gambling operations - KRON4

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2018-07-19 17:07

KRON4

San Jose police take down several illegal gambling operations
KRON4
SAN JOSE (KRON) - San Jose police have taken down several illegal gambling operations. At a strip mall off Cropley Avenue in San Jose, a computer repair ...

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Artie Lange didn't think he'd make it to 50 - Page Six

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2018-07-19 11:35

Page Six

Artie Lange didn't think he'd make it to 50
Page Six
... experiences with compulsive gambling and how the habit led to several others, including his attempts to get audiences to leave during his stand-up shows (often by using homophobic and racial slurs), but none more than his cocaine and heroin addictions.

Gambling social emergency says Di Maio - ANSA

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2018-07-19 04:55

ANSA

Gambling social emergency says Di Maio
ANSA
(ANSA) - Rome, July 19 - Gambling is a social emergency and it devastates society, Deputy Premier Luigi Di Maio said Thursday. Gambling is devastating our society culturally," said Di Maio, who has launched a series of measures against gambling ...

Valletta Burger King Manager Steals €7000 From Workplace To Feed Gambling Addiction - Lovin Malta (press release)

Gambling Addiction - Wed, 2018-07-18 09:14

Lovin Malta (press release)

Valletta Burger King Manager Steals €7000 From Workplace To Feed Gambling Addiction
Lovin Malta (press release)
Probation officer Joanna Farrugia submitted a report to the court where it was explained that Soimosan has a gambling problem. It was also explained that Soimosan had returned the money to the company. Magistrate Gabriella Vella condemned the man to ...

Ex Galway GAA Player Evades Prison Again after Stealing €300000 to Fuel Online Gambling Addiction - Casino Guardian

Gambling Addiction - Wed, 2018-07-18 03:36

Casino Guardian

Ex Galway GAA Player Evades Prison Again after Stealing €300000 to Fuel Online Gambling Addiction
Casino Guardian
A former Galway GAA star who had confessed stealing an amount of €300,000 from his employer in order to fuel his problem gambling behaviour has avoided going to jail for the second time, in spite of the fact the efforts of prosecutors to see him ...

Former 'Good Morning America' star speaks on conquering gambling addiction - Los Altos Town Crier

Gambling Addiction - Wed, 2018-07-18 02:15

Former 'Good Morning America' star speaks on conquering gambling addiction
Los Altos Town Crier
The career stage of Christian's life also marked the beginning of his gambling addiction. His success – and proximity to East Coast casinos and frequent trips with stopovers in Las Vegas – led him to win a lot of money at times, but he subsequently ...

Footballer stole €300000 for gambling habit - The Times

Gambling Addiction - Tue, 2018-07-17 17:04

The Times

Footballer stole €300000 for gambling habit
The Times
A former under-21s football champion who admitted stealing €300,000 from his then employer to fund a gambling addiction should not be jailed, the Court of Appeal has ruled. Mark Hehir, 27, took the money from Galway's City Bin Company over six months ...

Galway GAA player who stole over €250000 for gambling addiction spared jail a second time - Galway Daily (press release)

Gambling Addiction - Tue, 2018-07-17 12:11

Galway Daily (press release)

Galway GAA player who stole over €250000 for gambling addiction spared jail a second time
Galway Daily (press release)
Mark Hehir (27), from Kilgevrin, was convicted by Galway Circuit Court in January of stealing €259,072 from his employer, The City Bin Company, over a number of months to feed his online gambling addiction. At the time, Judge Rory McCabe gave Hehir a ...

Campaign to educate parents about youth problem gambling - fiddleheadfocus.com

Gambling Addiction - Tue, 2018-07-17 09:06

fiddleheadfocus.com

Campaign to educate parents about youth problem gambling
fiddleheadfocus.com
This campaign is part of MCPG's overall mission to raise awareness of problem gambling and gambling addiction in Maine. According to the 2017 Maine Integrated Youth Health Survey, nearly 40 percent of Maine high schoolers and 28 percent of middle ...

Campaign to educate parents about youth problem gambling - fiddleheadfocus.com

Gambling Addiction - Tue, 2018-07-17 09:06

fiddleheadfocus.com

Campaign to educate parents about youth problem gambling
fiddleheadfocus.com
This campaign is part of MCPG's overall mission to raise awareness of problem gambling and gambling addiction in Maine. According to the 2017 Maine Integrated Youth Health Survey, nearly 40 percent of Maine high schoolers and 28 percent of middle ...

Galway GAA star who stole €300k to fund gambling addiction ... - Irish Examiner

Gambling Addiction - Tue, 2018-07-17 09:03

Irish Examiner

Galway GAA star who stole €300k to fund gambling addiction ...
Irish Examiner
by Ruaidhrí Giblin. An underage football star who admitted stealing €300,000 from his employer to fund a gambling addiction has been spared jail a second time ...
Galway GAA player who stole over €250,000 for gambling addiction ...Galway Daily (press release)
Court was right not to jail young footballer who stole to fund gamblingIrish Times

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Clinic manager with gambling addiction hit rock bottom after trying to cheat Nuffield Health out of £77k - Leicestershire Live

Gambling Addiction - Tue, 2018-07-17 08:39

Leicestershire Live

Clinic manager with gambling addiction hit rock bottom after trying to cheat Nuffield Health out of £77k
Leicestershire Live
A health clinic manager from Melton forged 65 invoices during a £77,000 fraud to finance his gambling addiction. Calvin Holman had been promoted five times at Nuffield Health, near Harley Street in London, and had earned his employer's complete trust.

Gambling addict from Crimdon Dene stole almost £15000 from father - The Northern Echo

Gambling Addiction - Tue, 2018-07-17 03:19

The Northern Echo

Gambling addict from Crimdon Dene stole almost £15000 from father
The Northern Echo
Gambling addict from Crimdon Dene stole almost £15,000 from father. Bruce Unwin Chief Reporter (Durham). ADDICTION: Durham Crown Court told gambling addict son stole from father's online bank account. 1 comment. A MAN who offered to oversee his ...

More problem gamblers request bans from Macau's casinos as gaming hub vows to tackle addiction - South China Morning Post

Gambling Addiction - Tue, 2018-07-17 02:04

South China Morning Post

More problem gamblers request bans from Macau's casinos as gaming hub vows to tackle addiction
South China Morning Post
“Among the individuals registered in recent years as affected by gambling addiction, croupiers and other casino workers made up the largest percentage,” Secretary for Economy and Finance Lionel Leong told lawmakers who passed the employee ban last ...
Casino Exclusion Requests on the Rise in Macau, Regulator RevealsCasino News Daily

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Cowlitz tribe opening gambling treatment center - The Columbian

Gambling Addiction - Mon, 2018-07-16 18:25

Cowlitz tribe opening gambling treatment center
The Columbian
VANCOUVER — The Cowlitz Indian Tribe will begin offering treatment for gambling addiction at a center in Vancouver, a year after opening its $510 million casino near La Center. “As part of our continued dedication to health communities, Cowlitz Indian ...