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Illegal Gambling Tops $2B in Australia
Legislation 17-02-2019

Illegal Gambling Tops $2B in Australia

The illegal gambling market in Australia has grown much quicker than legal betting. Unlawful gambling is expected to reach more than $2 billion by the year 2020, and to double that amount in four years.

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Australian Lawyer Who Bet $1M On a Rugby Game In Legal Trouble
Legislation 16-02-2019

Australian Lawyer Who Bet $1M On a Rugby Game In Legal Trouble

An Australian lawyer addicted to cocaine bet $1 million on a New Zealand rugby match. The lawyer placed the bet after stealing millions of dollars from one of his most prominent clients.

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Indian Minister Proposes a Complete Gambling Ban
Legislation 07-02-2019

Indian Minister Proposes a Complete Gambling Ban

The Union Minister of Law and Justice, Ravi Shankar Prasad, recently re-emphasized that the government should enforce a complete gambling ban.

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How Macau Became the World’s Casino Capital
Legislation 01-02-2019

How Macau Became the World’s Casino Capital

Macau has been known as the Las Vegas of China. Macau is a region that was colonized by the Portuguese, and has become much more fascinating and appealing than the City of Lights.

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Australian Cleaning Lady Nearly Kills Elderly Client to Get to Her Money to Gamble
Legislation 31-01-2019

Australian Cleaning Lady Nearly Kills Elderly Client to Get to Her Money to Gamble

A cleaning lady is charged with attempted murder after stabbing a 92-year-old woman and beating the victim with her own walking stick.

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The Rise and Fall of Kahnawake and the Future of Online Gambling in Canada
Legislation 24-01-2019

The Rise and Fall of Kahnawake and the Future of Online Gambling in Canada

The Kahnawake Gaming Commission (KGC) is a licensing and regulatory body that provides permits to gaming operators both on land and online.

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Gambling Addict Who Lost 70,000 Pounds Calls for More Support for Women
Legislation 23-01-2019

Gambling Addict Who Lost 70,000 Pounds Calls for More Support for Women

A woman created £70,000 of debt from online gambling. She is now calling for more support for women who are addicted to gambling.

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Indonesia’s Aceh Whips Men for Illegal Gambling Under Sharia Law
Legislation 12-01-2019

Indonesia’s Aceh Whips Men for Illegal Gambling Under Sharia Law

Indonesia’s Aceh Province is not known for its liberal policies regarding vices. There is no drinking in Aceh. There is no pornography. In addition, there is no gambling.

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Master Agent who Collected Up to $15 Million in Illegal Bets in Singapore Pleads Guilty
Legislation 11-01-2019

Master Agent who Collected Up to $15 Million in Illegal Bets in Singapore Pleads Guilty

Apparently, a man found a unique way to supplement his paycheck and help to pay off his daughter’s medical bills by working lottery games for organized crime in Singapore.

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Gamblers to Ban Themselves Under New Australian National Register
Legislation 08-01-2019

Gamblers to Ban Themselves Under New Australian National Register

The six states that makeup Australia recently agreed to a new package of consumer-friendly legislation that is seen as a step forward for the nation.

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