RecentPoker RecentPoker.com
Home Page RecentPoker.com Online Poker Rooms Casino Bonus Online Casinos Casino News Gaming News gaming News Gambling Articles World Series Of Poker No Deposit Bonus
Online Slots
        Gambling Affiliates     |     Gambling Guide     |    Slot Tournaments Finder     |     Poker Pros    |     Recentpoker Twitter
   
Online Casino
Biggest Casino Bonuses
SlotsLv
$22 No Deposit Bonus
SlotsLV no deposit
Betonline Casino
$900 Signup Bonus
Betonline Bonus Code
Bovada Casino (Bodog USA)
$3000 Signup Bonus
Bovada Bonus Code
SlotsPlus Casino
$7000 SignUp Bonus
SlotsPlus First deposit bonus
ManhattanSlots
$767 x2 Signup Bonus
ManhattanSlots
Biggest Poker Bonuses
Bovada Poker (Bodog USA)
$1000 Sign Up Bonus
bovada poker bonus code
888Poker
$88 No Deposit Bonus
888 Poker no deposit bonus
Party Poker
$500 Sign Up Bonus
PartyPoker no deposit bonus
BetOnline Poker
$900 Sign Up Bonus
Betonline Poker bonus code
USA No Deposit Bonus

No Deposit Bonus : SlotsLv casino currently is offering everyone a $22 no deposit bonus. New Players Only. Fully Cashable. USA and Canadian Players are welcome. Please see our SlotsLv review page for the no deposit bonus info. SlotsLv Review

Best USA Casino Bonus

Big Casino Bonus : All USA Players Welcome: Bovada Casino the #1 USA Online Casino offering all new signups a $3000 table game and slots bonus + weekly cash back. All new accounts qualify thru our link. No codes needed. For full bonus information please see our Bovada Bonus review.

 

Bovada Casino Bonus Code

 
No Deposit Bonus

Australian Election Problems Over Online Gambling

Tuesday August 27,2013 :  AUSSIE ELECTORAL STORM OVER PROBLEM GAMBLING
 
Political challengers want an industry-led body to take over watchdog role
 
The Coalition, which is challenging the Rudd Labor government in the Australian national elections, has come under fire for its proposals regarding problem gambling - a sensitive issue that has received a huge amount of publicity in the country.
 
If it unseats the present federal government, the Coalition has said that it intends to abolish the national gambling regulator and replace it with an advisory council made up of representatives of the gambling industry, which would act as a watchdog on compulsive gambling.
 
Such a group would meet four times a year with the minister responsible to develop a plan for "targeted" counselling and support services.
 
Land gambling body Clubs Australia supports the proposal, along with another Coalition intention to halt the Labor government’s current trial of mandatory pre-commitment in the Australian Capital Territory, under which punters have to specify their overall bet limit when playing the pokies.
 
Whilst the Coalition supports the concept of voluntary pre-commitment, it believes this should be a matter of choice.
 
Under a Coalition federal government, the responsibility for problem gambling support services would be derogated to the individual Aussie states, and there would be a federal ban on the extension of credit to online gamblers.
 
Clubs Australia told The Guardian newspaper this week: "The Coalition's approach recognises the work already done and reflects the reality that policies based on proper consultation and consideration work better for problem gamblers than those that are the product of hasty political deals."
 
The idea that gambling entities should be given the power of key advisers on matters gambling has dismayed and even outraged some high profile anti-problem gambling personalities, who have been quick to draw a number of negative analogies.
 
"It's just bizarre to put the gambling industry in charge of the advisory group," said Dr Colin McLeod, a senior Fellow at the University of Melbourne. "What you're asking the industry to do is to find ways to curtail the spending of its most profitable customers."
 
Another public health expert, Charles Livingston of the Monash University, characterised the Coalition stance as "...like putting a fox in charge of the henhouse."
 
Tom Cummings, a former problem gambler turned reform advocate, said the Coalition's policies were "pretty shocking".
 
"The industry has consistently refused to accept that the product it is selling has something wrong about it, so the focus is always about self-exclusion and counselling," he said.
 
"That completely ignores the fact they can do something at the machine level. This is pretty much like putting the anti-vaccination crowd in charge of hospitals.
 
"One of the worst parts is the move away from a national platform, given the dog's dinner the states have made of gambling. If the Coalition comes in, it will take the issue off the national agenda and hand it to the states, who are reliant on money from gambling."
 
Cummings says the simple expedient of imposing a $1 bet limit on pokie machines could help, but admits that some 90 percent of Australian punters only bet $1 at a time anyway.
 
Tim Costello, the chairman of the Churches Gambling Taskforce, has described the Coalition's advisory council idea as: "Dracula in charge of the blood bank."
 
Other experts have opined that the huge amount of cross-media, intrusive advertising and promotional activity on gambling, especially in association with sports competitions, is increasing the danger of problem gambling.
 
Explaining the Coalition perspective Kevin Andrews, its spokesman for families, housing and human services, rejected suggestions that the gambling industry is uninterested in fixing problem gambling.
 
"The industry itself is concerned about problem gambling," he claimed. "They've put in place many measures in various places including voluntary pre-commitment and self-exclusion schemes. We want to enhance that."
 
Andrews added that if government does not consult with industry, it will end up with solutions that do not work.
 
"Working with the industry, getting them into formal agreements with recognised counselling services, these sorts of things will have a very positive impact," he said.



Gambling News :

Oink Country Love Slot Launches - Oink Country Love will have players tapping their feet to the country beat with the lovable Oink Bros, Willy and Chancho, who are trying to win over the heart of Miss Southern Charm in this five by three reel, 45-line online slot.

Tim Chung Wins MPNPT Manchester - The 288-runner £550 MPNPT Manchester Main Event today crowned its champion, awarding the bulk of the £150,000 total prizepool to the nine players surviving after two days of tournament poker at the Grosvenor Casino.

MPNPT Manchester Day 2 - Day 2 of the £550 MPNPT Manchester Main Event saw 60 Day 1 survivors (from a total of 288 entries) and three intrepid last-minute registrants sit down to play to the final table.

Day 1B MPN Poker Tour Manchester - Day 1B of the £550 MPNPT Manchester Main Event saw the field rise to 285, as players took full advantage of the whole-day re-entry period.

Day 1A MPNPT Manchester - The £150,000 guaranteed MPNPT Manchester kicked off today in style – 74 poker players from all over Europe arriving at the Grosvenor Casino to contend the first of two starting days

Kung Fu Rooster Slot Goes Live - Celebrate Chinese New Year - 2017 Year of the Rooster. It's time to sweep away any ill-fortune and make way for incoming good luck, with this exciting 12 lines slot game.

Sensational Sixes Slot Goes Live - Light up Icons like BAR's, black spades, red hearts, blue diamonds, and green clubs. The best part of Sensational Sixes are the three wild icons, for 2X, 4X, and 6X multipliers!

3 New Betsoft Slots - 3 new Betsoft slot Games were also added this week to most online casinos allowing US players.

2017 Bodog Super Millions Poker Open - The first events on the 105-tournament schedule have already been completed; there are three more tourneys on Thursday’s schedule, with a total of $34,000 in guaranteed prize money waiting to be won.

Pokerstars Pulls Out Of Coloumbia - Pokerstars Has taken the decision to cease offering real money services to players located in, playing from or resident within Colombia, effective from the 17th of July 2017.

  Top 6 Poker Sites - Editor’s Pick
Poker Room
Info
Code
Bonus
Bovada Poker
1349384
$1000
BetOnLine Poker
None Needed
$900
ACR
None Needed
$1000
Fulltilt Poker Bonus Code Fulltilt Poker
None Needed
$10 ND
888 pacific poker 888Poker
None Needed
$400
PartyPoker PartyPoker
500free
$500
  Top 6 Casino Sites - Editor’s Pick
Casino
Info
Code
Bonus
SlotsPlus Casino
Claim20
$20 ND
Bovada Casino
1349384
$3000
MapleCasino Bonus Code MapleCasino
None Needed
Free Spins
SlotsLV
Slots22
$22 ND
Buzzluck Casino
Buzzluck
$868
SlotLand
FREE33RCNT
$33 Nd

Casino No Deposit Bonus Copyright © 2004-2016 | Recentpoker.com | All Rights Reserved. Copyscape Protected No Deposit Bonus Codes
Recentpoker.com

Please Note : Gambing might not be legal in your area. We bring you www.recentpoker.com as an information and gambling news site only. We hope that you find all the information and gambling news found in www.recentpoker.com to your liking. Please tell your friends about us and visit us again soon.

http://www.recentpoker.com