• Unlike casinos or slot palaces, though, Internet gambling isn't likely to have much effect on the surrounding neighborhood, much as Internet-borne pornography doesn't create red-light districts. (washingtonpost.com)
  • Voters approved the hotly contested Question 7 in November, clearing the way for table games at Maryland casinos and a sixth location for gambling - and setting off rippling changes in the state s still-young industry. (chicagotribune.com)
  • Bob Stuart is being charged with promoting illegal gambling over a commercial software program he licenses to online casinos and bookmakers. (wired.com)
  • In a criminal case sure to make programmers nervous, a software maker who licenses a program used by online casinos and bookmakers overseas is being charged with promoting gambling in New York because authorities say his software was used by others for illegal betting in that state. (wired.com)
  • Commercial establishments such as casinos and racetracks may organize gambling when a portion of the money wagered by patrons can be easily acquired by participation as a favoured party in the game, by rental of space, or by withdrawing a portion of the betting pool . (britannica.com)
  • Casinos or gambling houses have existed at least since the 17th century. (britannica.com)
  • In the United States casinos were for many years legal only in Nevada and New Jersey and, by special license, in Puerto Rico , but most other states now allow casino gambling, and betting facilities operate clandestinely throughout the country, often through corruption of political authorities. (britannica.com)
  • What can the draft law, which restricts the advertising of casinos and other forms of gambling, actually do? (rt.com)
  • Ballot Question 7 would expand commercial gambling in Maryland by allowing the State's five slot machine casinos to add table games, and by adding a sixth casino in Prince George's County. (dailypress.com)
  • The MAGIC Research Team will use responses from the participants to look at changes in gambling attitudes and behaviors over time, and the factors that influence these changes (including the opening of new casinos in Massachusetts). (umass.edu)
  • Since the tribes got the exclusive right to open casinos, Native American gambling has become a bigger economic factor in Oklahoma than in any other state except California. (go.com)
  • Massive resort-style hotel casinos that feature a parade of major entertainment acts have popped up in large cities - the Tulsa area alone has a half dozen - and along the state's border with Texas, which only has limited gambling and provides a wealthy flow of customers. (go.com)
  • Washington gambling casinos-Comprehensive guide to State gaming. (einet.net)
  • Listings of Indian gambling and bingo casinos in Washington State, includes nearby casino accommodations. (einet.net)
  • It has never been tested in court and likely would not hold up as prohibiting gambling at online casinos. (casinomeister.com)
  • Virginia's lack of casino gambling is a sharp contrast with neighboring Maryland, where the number of casinos will double in the next four years. (washingtonexaminer.com)
  • Surrounded by southern states that largely eschew casinos, Virginia is under less pressure than Maryland to raise revenue through gambling. (washingtonexaminer.com)
  • Vietnam bans its citizens from all forms of gambling -- which it considers one of three "social evils" along with general crime and prostitution -- but allows several casinos and gambling venues for foreigners. (hindustantimes.com)
  • Iverson's gambling problem is serious enough that he has been banished from casinos in Detroit and Atlantic City, N.J., according to Smith. (espn.com)
  • The math underlying odds and gambling can help determine whether a wager is worth pursuing. (investopedia.com)
  • The author would like to thank the Queensland Department of Justice and Attorney-General, which provided financial support for the study Promotion of gambling and live betting odds during televised sport: Influences on gambling participation and problem gambling. (aifs.gov.au)
  • The ability to gamble in the privacy of one's home at all hours of the day opens up previously unthinkable vistas for the squandering of money, while making it even more difficult than it is in other venues to regulate fly-by-night outfits. (washingtonpost.com)
  • These laws regulate every aspect that limits gambling. (bartleby.com)
  • The two upcoming Royal Decrees developing the Spanish Gambling Act, which have not yet been passed, will regulate, on one hand, gambling licences, authorizations and registers, and, on the other hand, the technical requirements for gambling activities. (lexology.com)
  • It is for the U.S. to decide how best to regulate Internet gambling in its market, but this must be done in a way that fully respects WTO obligations, EU Trade Commissioner Catherine Ashton said in a statement. (ibtimes.com)
  • Maia said Brazil is among a handful of countries outside the Middle East and Africa that have not implemented laws to regulate gambling. (voanews.com)
  • Online gambling also sidesteps another big reason for opposing gambling: governments taking a hand in luring people into the games of chance -- whether directly, via state lotteries that take money disproportionately from the less wealthy, or indirectly, by agreeing to the blandishments of lobbyists who promise the advent of gambling will bring quick money for everyone's favorite causes. (washingtonpost.com)
  • Internet gambling, by contrast, might remain a private vice with no government money in it -- if anything, it might suck money from the state-funded lotteries. (washingtonpost.com)
  • In terms of total turnover, lotteries are the leading form of gambling worldwide. (britannica.com)
  • But more than that is needed to quell what has become a mania for betting expressed in everything from state lotteries to gambling that a false tax return won't be audited by the IRS. (csmonitor.com)
  • Gambling on the rise, lotteries lead the way. (springer.com)
  • The Attorney General of the gambling capital of the world (Nevada), recently banned operation of DFS leagues without a gambling license, calling them "gambling games" and saying that they "may also constitute lotteries. (foxbusiness.com)
  • MANILA (Reuters) - China has said it hopes the Philippines will ban online gaming to support its crackdown on cross-border gambling, which it said foreign criminals had used to embezzle funds and illegally recruit workers. (reuters.com)
  • A 1997 Harvard Medical School study found that 1 in 20 college students is addicted to gambling. (csmonitor.com)
  • Report co-author Professor Mark Griffiths of the International Gaming Research Unit at Nottingham Trent University said: "Online gambling in the UK has doubled since 2001 and further research in this area should be seen as a priority. (theregister.co.uk)
  • 2001 edition has title: Gambling in America. (worldcat.org)
  • 2014). Approximately one in seven (13%) adult Australians now gambles on sport (Hing, Gainsbury et al. (aifs.gov.au)
  • An influx of Chinese into the Philippines started in 2016, coinciding with the rise of President Rodrigo Duterte, who backed the gaming regulator's move to license internet gambling. (reuters.com)
  • Proponents say Brazil, facing its worst recession in 25 years, can no longer afford to forgo what could be 23.5 billion reais ($5.9 billion) in annual gambling taxes - an amount that could have increased during the 2014 World Cup and 2016 Olympic Games. (voanews.com)
  • For the last 15 years, casino gambling has been a financial boon for Oklahoma and many of the Native American tribes located there. (go.com)
  • They recruited patients with injuries to one of three different parts of the brain - the insula, the amygdala or the ventromedial prefrontal cortex - and invited them to play two different gambling games: one using a slot machine and another using a roulette wheel. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • Long known as the home to some of the world's most fearsome organised crime groups, Italy has more recently become Europe's biggest regulated gambling market and video slot machines have become an attractive new way for mafia groups to earn money. (reuters.com)
  • About 83 percent who received the supplement, continued to report fewer urges to gamble. (psychcentral.com)
  • The Commission's report is based on its investigation that followed a complaint by the Remote Gambling Association. (ibtimes.com)
  • Results from the study will be used by policy makers and regulators to create policies that maximize the possible benefits and minimize the possible harms of expanded gambling in the Commonwealth. (umass.edu)
  • Recent research suggests gambling harms occur at the individual, family and community level across seven broad domains. (aifs.gov.au)
  • Sri Lanka Tuesday sharply raised taxes on alcohol, tobacco and gambling to pay for public sector salary increases and subsidised loans for small businesses in an election year. (gulf-times.com)
  • Multiple NBA sources say Allen Iverson is facing alcohol and gambling issues that have derailed his career and threaten his post-basketball well-being, Stephen A. Smith of the Philadelphia Inquirer reported in a column published Monday. (espn.com)
  • One ex-inmate of a Nevada prison told me that the altered state of consciousness produced by gambling was the only thing that kept him sane in the midst of the brutality, vermin, and bad food. (pbs.org)
  • Ads promoting online and offline gambling-related content are not allowed on Ad Exchange and are enforced through creative disapprovals. (google.com)
  • The gambling content of the surveys is collected via self-completion booklets which are handed out to respondents during the face to face interviews. (gamblingcommission.gov.uk)
  • These surveys do, however, have a long lead time of c.12-18 months from inception to final reporting, and the gambling content on these surveys is typically included only every two years, meaning rates cannot be tracked regularly through these methods. (gamblingcommission.gov.uk)
  • First of all, since the definition of Emotional gambling according to this article is investing one's emotions in an uncertain outcome, by stating that conservatives are emotionally invested in McCain and his causes, they are by definition emotionally gambling, the same way as liberals are. (conservapedia.com)
  • Lucky Star Indian Casino- progressive jackpot gaming, blackjack gambling, mega-mania high stakes bingo. (einet.net)
  • Australians now have convenient, 24/7 and mobile access to betting websites, meaning they can gamble from nearly any time and place. (aifs.gov.au)
  • This change prompted the entry of corporate bookmakers into the Australian sports betting market to capitalise on Australians' penchant for both gambling and sport. (aifs.gov.au)
  • But the financial picture, both for the tribes and the state, changed dramatically after Oklahoma voters approved casino gambling in 2004 and the tribes received an exclusive concession. (go.com)