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The UK Gambling Commission says loot boxes are not gambling

The legal battle around loot boxes has been ongoing for years now. When Belgium ruled out that loot boxes are considered a form of gambling in the country, UKGC said they’re going to look into the matter. Now, they’re saying it’s not gambling, ...

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Irish bookmakers panic as the National Lottery wants regulations

Ireland is in the midst of updating its more than archaic gambling laws. However, this process can be worsened if this proposal is added to the final bill. Here’s what you have to know. The battle for the Gambling and Lotteries Amendment Bill Eve ...

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Irish Gambling Amendment Bill is making progress

We’re all excited to see the Gambling Amendment Bill to go through parliamentary commissions. During the last week, there’s been a lot of action and controversies that surrounded the legal process. Here’s what you have to know. The independent ...

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The suicide case that can change gambling

The UK couple is suing the government for their son’s suicide, The Guardian reports. Why do they do this and how it can impact gambling? Read to find out. The death of Jack Ritchie Jack Ritchie was a young healthy lad from Sheffield, who moved to ...

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NHS opens a youth-oriented gambling clinic

The National Health Service is prepared to open doors for underaged gamblers to help fight addiction, The Guardian reports. Why is this necessary and what the clinic is going to do? Read on to find out. The problem with gambling in the UK Gambling ...

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The UK’s gambling giants start giving more

The country’s largest gambling companies show that they’re capable of being virtuous without government intrusion, BBC reports. They now plan to give as much as £100 million per year for charitable causes. Learn why do they do it in this article ...

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Ireland is one step closer towards the Gambling Bill

Ireland has a rocky relationship with gambling. Now, it has made yet another step towards market regulation. Follow the article to learn what’s happening with gambling in Ireland.The gambling laws in IrelandIreland is one of the most gambli ...

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UK Labour’s Tom Watson says all casinos should reapply for a license

The Labour party has another go at the casino industry. Tom Watson now says all online casinos should apply for licenses. Why? Let’s find out. What Tom Watson says Here’s what Tom Watson has to say about casinos. More than a third of them are f ...

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Ladbrokes is rigging the game, Sunday Mail says

One of the largest gambling companies in the UK, Ladbrokes, is accused of cheating. How can this be, and what did the culprit do? Let’s find out. The era of personalized experiences The trend of the day is personalization. Back in the 1950s busin ...

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A BMJ study says the UK needs a tax on gambling

A study published in the British Medical Journal says the UK has to implement a new form of a levy on the gambling industry, The Guardian reports. What’s wrong with all the taxes it’s paying already? Let’s find out.The gambling problemT ...