Gambling Addiction

Tulsa to welcome 'the biggest little show in Indian Gaming' - SBC Americas

5 hours 10 min ago
Tulsa to welcome 'the biggest little show in Indian Gaming'  SBC Americas

The Oklahoma Indian Gaming Association will host its annual conference and trade show in Tulsa from July 22 to 24. Described by the association as 'the ...

GVC upbeat despite changes to gambling rules | Business - The Times

6 hours 24 min ago
GVC upbeat despite changes to gambling rules | Business  The Times

The owner of Ladbrokes and Sportingbet has reported strong online growth in the first half and said that the impact of new rules on fixed-odd betting terminals ...

OPINION: The sweetheart deal is over | Columns - Tahlequah Daily Press

6 hours 39 min ago
OPINION: The sweetheart deal is over | Columns  Tahlequah Daily Press

The 15-year Indian gaming compact negotiated by former Gov. Brad Henry and State Treasurer Scott Meacham with the tribes is set to expire in January 2020.

Tony Adams: RFL president cautious of gambling sponsorship in rugby league - BBC Sport

7 hours 34 min ago
Tony Adams: RFL president cautious of gambling sponsorship in rugby league  BBC Sport

Rugby league must ensure its relationship with gambling is not normalised for addicts, says RFL president Tony Adams.

Minimum Age For National Lottery In The UK May Be Increased From 16 To 18 Amidst Increased Gambling Addiction - Casino Buzz

7 hours 35 min ago
Minimum Age For National Lottery In The UK May Be Increased From 16 To 18 Amidst Increased Gambling Addiction  Casino Buzz

The UK government is planning to increase the minimum age for buying lottery tickets from 16 to 18. Gambling addiction is at an all-time high in the UK, and the ...

It's a sure bet: States will keep legalizing sports gambling - Washington Examiner

Tue, 2019-07-16 22:00
It's a sure bet: States will keep legalizing sports gambling  Washington Examiner

Just over a year ago, the United States Supreme Court struck down the Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act (PASPA), a federal law that prevented ...

Sports betting legal, NYS offers addiction resources - MyTwinTiers.com

Tue, 2019-07-16 18:21
Sports betting legal, NYS offers addiction resources  MyTwinTiers.com

SCHENECTADY, N.Y. (NEWS10) — With the legalization of sports betting, comes a new way for New Yorkers to get hooked on gambling. It's often referred to as ...

Prosecutors: Man depressed over addiction ‘to slot machines’ admitted to robbing bank in Kenosha - WITI FOX 6 Milwaukee

Tue, 2019-07-16 14:39
Prosecutors: Man depressed over addiction ‘to slot machines’ admitted to robbing bank in Kenosha  WITI FOX 6 Milwaukee

KENOSHA -- Prosecutors said a Kenosha man admitted to robbing Educators Credit Union on July 9, depressed over his gambling addiction and his financial ...

EDITORIAL: Stitt should be careful when treading on casino pacts - Tahlequah Daily Press

Tue, 2019-07-16 14:00
EDITORIAL: Stitt should be careful when treading on casino pacts  Tahlequah Daily Press

Today is National Lottery Day. For a tiny handful of people, the designation has positive connotations. For others, the association is a negative one. Gambling ...

Government could ban 16 and 17-year-olds from buying scratchcards and lottery tickets, minister announces - The Independent

Tue, 2019-07-16 11:39
Government could ban 16 and 17-year-olds from buying scratchcards and lottery tickets, minister announces  The Independent

Sixteen and seventeen year-olds look set to be banned from buying scratchcards and could be barred from taking part in the twice-weekly Lotto draws, ...

Maryland’s government created a website to deter gambling. It ended up promoting casinos. - Baltimore Sun

Tue, 2019-07-16 11:24
Maryland’s government created a website to deter gambling. It ended up promoting casinos.  Baltimore Sun

State legislative auditors accused Maryland's Behavioral Health Administration of lax oversight of hundreds of millions of dollars in grants — including a ...

Letters to the Editor for Tuesday, July 16, 2019 | Letters To Editor - GoDanRiver.com

Tue, 2019-07-16 02:00
Letters to the Editor for Tuesday, July 16, 2019 | Letters To Editor  GoDanRiver.com

Where the Lottery dollars go. To the editor: A recent letter-writer asked how successful the Virginia Lottery has been in giving Danville better schools.

Accountant who siphoned $41m to feed gambling addiction gets jail of 25 years and 10 months - The Straits Times

Tue, 2019-07-16 00:43
Accountant who siphoned $41m to feed gambling addiction gets jail of 25 years and 10 months  The Straits Times

SINGAPORE - A certified public accountant with an "insatiable appetite for gambling" who siphoned close to $41 million from his clients over a decade to feed ...

Hollywood Casino launches online gambling - ABC27

Mon, 2019-07-15 17:58
Hollywood Casino launches online gambling  ABC27

Parx Casino near Philadelphia launched online gambling Monday. The state Gaming Control Board also gave Penn National permission to start testing online ...

AGENDA: Marion County Commissioners to consider $34 million in state funding for health services - Salem Reporter

Mon, 2019-07-15 14:34
AGENDA: Marion County Commissioners to consider $34 million in state funding for health services  Salem Reporter

The Marion County Board of Commissioners meets 9 a.m. July 17 at Senator Hearing Room in Courthouse Square, 555 Court St. N.E..

UK Inquiry Could Recommend End To Single-Staff Betting Shops - GamblingCompliance

Mon, 2019-07-15 02:20
UK Inquiry Could Recommend End To Single-Staff Betting Shops  GamblingCompliance

UK betting shops may have to keep more than one member of staff on duty at all times as a duty of care to problem gamblers under plans being considered by a ...

Gambling Addiction Prevention (GAP) Act of 2019 Archives - framinghamsource.com

Mon, 2019-07-15 02:09
Gambling Addiction Prevention (GAP) Act of 2019 Archives  framinghamsource.com

Senators Warren & Daines Reintroduce Bicameral, Bipartisan Bill to Address Gambling Addiction Among *Service* Members · July 13, 2019 July 15, 2019 ...

'My son spent £3,160 in one game' - BBC News

Sun, 2019-07-14 18:26
'My son spent £3,160 in one game'  BBC News

As politicians call for more regulation, you share your stories about children spending money within games.

Retail and Mobile Sports Betting Now Legal in New Hampshire - Casino News Daily

Sun, 2019-07-14 06:19
Retail and Mobile Sports Betting Now Legal in New Hampshire  Casino News Daily

New Hampshire became the latest state to legalize sports betting after Gov. Chris Sununu signed into law a bill that authorizes retail and mobile betting.