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Tennessee Officially Legalizes Online Sports Betting - The Action Network

Gambling Addiction - Fri, 2019-05-24 21:00
Tennessee Officially Legalizes Online Sports Betting  The Action Network

Sports betting is now legal in the Volunteer State after Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee allowed the bill to pass without his signature.

Meurs sentenced to prison - Clinton Herald

Gambling Addiction - Fri, 2019-05-24 12:59
Meurs sentenced to prison  Clinton Herald

CLINTON — A Clinton man was ordered to be incarcerated for felony theft, while two women were granted probation for felony forgery.

What’s really making North Americans so unhappy? - Maclean's

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2019-05-23 15:40
What’s really making North Americans so unhappy?  Maclean's

Peter Shawn Taylor: Happiness researchers like Jeffrey Sachs argue we're suffering from an epidemic of addictions. But science and history tell a different story.

Philly lawyer who stole $100,000 from elderly client to gamble gets 4 years in prison - Philly.com

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2019-05-23 13:54
Philly lawyer who stole $100,000 from elderly client to gamble gets 4 years in prison  Philly.com

What's so unusual about Conner isn't just that he stole from an elderly client, but that the Temple Law graduate worked as a high-profile attorney with Cozen and ...

Philly lawyer who stole $100,000 from elderly client to gamble gets 4 years in prison - Philly.com

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2019-05-23 13:54
Philly lawyer who stole $100,000 from elderly client to gamble gets 4 years in prison  Philly.com

What's so unusual about Conner isn't just that he stole from an elderly client, but that the Temple Law graduate worked as a high-profile attorney with Cozen and ...

A New Bill Could Push Candy Crush Maker and Others to Curb Kids’ Purchases - Bloomberg

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2019-05-23 13:05
A New Bill Could Push Candy Crush Maker and Others to Curb Kids’ Purchases  Bloomberg

Video game makers including Activision Blizzard Inc. and Electronic Arts Inc. might have to block young players from buying some features or else face bans ...

Suggestions for when the weather ruins your Lake Tahoe beach day - Tahoe Daily Tribune

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2019-05-23 06:17
Suggestions for when the weather ruins your Lake Tahoe beach day  Tahoe Daily Tribune

Ah, Memorial Day weekend — a glorious time to hit the beach, get out on the lake and enjoy Tahoe. Many years this assumption is spot on. This year.

Mental health program's success highlights need for services for new Canadians - CBC.ca

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2019-05-23 05:00
Mental health program's success highlights need for services for new Canadians  CBC.ca

A program to help immigrants in Calgary tackle mental health and addictions issues is well on the way to proving its success but needs funding to make sure it ...

The footballer whose life was wrecked by gambling - ITV News

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2019-05-23 04:23
The footballer whose life was wrecked by gambling  ITV News

Read the latest Meridian stories, The footballer whose life was wrecked by gambling on ITV News, videos, stories and all the latest Meridian news.

One Week To Go: Can Illinois Still Get A Legal Sports Betting Market? - NPR Illinois | 91.9 UIS

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2019-05-23 01:00
One Week To Go: Can Illinois Still Get A Legal Sports Betting Market?  NPR Illinois | 91.9 UIS

With only one week left in the spring legislative session, lawmakers are still trying to piece together a final sports betting proposal, but issues between.

KWWL Special Report: Casino gaming on the rise in Iowa - kwwl.com

Gambling Addiction - Wed, 2019-05-22 21:07
KWWL Special Report: Casino gaming on the rise in Iowa  kwwl.com

DUBUQUE, Iowa (KWWL) — As more Iowans join the workforce, more spending is going towards leisure activities like gambling.

Gambling apps blamed for addict's €1,100 theft from woman helping him - Independent.ie

Gambling Addiction - Wed, 2019-05-22 19:30
Gambling apps blamed for addict's €1,100 theft from woman helping him  Independent.ie

You can now gamble away a farm in a week through access to gambling apps on a smartphone, a court was told.

Sky Bet boss: 'Industry should consider funding treatment centres' - BBC News

Gambling Addiction - Wed, 2019-05-22 17:09
Sky Bet boss: 'Industry should consider funding treatment centres'  BBC News

The boss of one of the country's biggest online betting companies says the industry should consider funding a network of gambling treatment centres. Richard ...

SkyCity's plans to launch online gambling platform 'disturbing' - Dr Lance O'Sullivan - TVNZ

Gambling Addiction - Wed, 2019-05-22 14:13
SkyCity's plans to launch online gambling platform 'disturbing' - Dr Lance O'Sullivan  TVNZ

Dr Lance O'Sullivan is calling out plans by SkyCity to launch an online gambling website, based in Malta but which will target New Zealanders, as "disturbing" ...

Stopping sexual harassment, cleaning up Albany, taking on Trump – and more - City & State

Gambling Addiction - Wed, 2019-05-22 13:39
Stopping sexual harassment, cleaning up Albany, taking on Trump – and more  City & State

Several legislative proposals – legalizing recreational marijuana, expanding prevailing wages, raising the charter school cap in New York City – are dominating ...

Fantasy sports betting bill clears first House hurdle - WRAL.com

Gambling Addiction - Wed, 2019-05-22 11:51
Fantasy sports betting bill clears first House hurdle  WRAL.com

House lawmakers are once again debating whether to make fantasy sports betting legal in North Carolina, and the odds may be better for supporters this time ...

Oregon Tribes Are Alarmed by Senators' Plan to Remove the Tax Deduction for Gambling Losses - Willamette Week

Gambling Addiction - Wed, 2019-05-22 06:55
Oregon Tribes Are Alarmed by Senators' Plan to Remove the Tax Deduction for Gambling Losses  Willamette Week

Bill of the Week: Senate Bill 212. CHIEF SPONSOR: The Senate Finance Committee, chaired by Sen. Mark Hass (D-Beaverton). WHAT PROBLEM IT SEEKS TO ...

Will Massachusetts allow sports betting -- and what would it look like? - MassLive.com

Gambling Addiction - Wed, 2019-05-22 03:00
Will Massachusetts allow sports betting -- and what would it look like?  MassLive.com

Here's a primer on the major issues surrounding sports betting legalization in Massachusetts.

Sports betting bill advances in state capitol - KPLC

Gambling Addiction - Tue, 2019-05-21 18:32
Sports betting bill advances in state capitol  KPLC

The House's criminal justice committee approved a bill Tuesday, May 21 that would allow voters to decide whether sports betting will be legal in their parishes ...

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