Atlantic City Kansas
gambler wins big and wants to keep his winnings
The tricky problem of what should
happen to the winnings of a player who has previously signed up to be excluded
from a casino.
Colorado The Denver
Video Lottery Would Create More Gambling Addicts
Star - Editorial October 24th
help but no cure for problem gambling
however, those with gambling disorders have to be responsible for their
Louisiana The Town
gambling sites make it difficult for gamblers to recover
Colorado & Rhode Island
compulsive gamblers, video lottery can be trouble
Apparently 70% to 75% of Rhode Island's
treatment center patients are addicted to VLT's and have lost an average
of $70,000 to $80,000.
Atlantic City KYW-TV/AP
Still Living Under The Boardwalk
Sobering story detailing the lives
of dozens of homeless who live under the Atlantic City boardwalk.
Las Vegas Sun
donated for research - National
Center for Responsible Gaming
Dice' - Problem Gambling Conference Concludes Friday in Temecula
The Press of Atlantic City - Joe Weinert
ban violator ordered to forfeit $64K.
The player did not turn up in person
for a hearing in front of the NJ Casino Control Commission.
draw 1-in-3 seniors - Study: 10% may not know when to stop
Dice' - Problem Gambling Conferences Begin Monday at State Capitol
to stay; gambling critics bitter
Western Catholic Reporter
gambling in question - Calgary Diocese issues gambling ban
New Zealand Herald
aid group blames the pokies
Callers to the problem gambling
helpline in New Zealand are evenly split between male and female. The vast
majority citing gaming machines in pubs and clubs as their problem.
'ignoring' gambling problems
Loto Quebec have apparently decided
not to cut the number of VLT's after complaints from Bar and Hotel owners.
Las Vegas Sun - Weekend Edition
foes win some battles, but lose the war - Tom Grey's volunteers pick their
fights; some activists seek more help
Detailed look at the Reverend Tom
Grey's National Coalition Against Legalized Gambling.
Las Vegas Sun/AP
suicides soar five-fold in Quebec since VLTs legalized
Statistis show gambling related
suicides in Quebec for the last 5 years at 126. Before the introduction
of VLT's the number was 27.
cartons 'encourage gambling'
The NSW Council on Problem Gambling
belives that printing lottery tickets on cartons of milk may encourages
and promoteds a culture of gambling
of gambling is focus of convention
National Coalition Against Legalized
Gambling annual conference - website: www.ncalg.org
asks federal court to get casino to ban husband
Racing Post - Registration required
to leave GamCare at end of year
Beacon News Online/AP
sign up to ban selves from casinos
The Illinois Gaming Board's self-ban
programme that started on July 1, 2002 has so far signed up 911 people.
Paoli, Indiana Source:
County casino opponents launch new Web site
5 Groups hope to establish a casino
in the Indiana town of French Lick. The The Orange County Coalition Against
Legalized Gambling’s Website is at: www.no-casino.org
The Courier Mail
up stakes in $1000-a-head wipeout
Tasmanian Gaming Commission website:
The Melbourne Age
stole from cricket club to feed gambling addiction