Jogo Predatório

  • Rede de agiotas desmantelada pela PJ

    A Polícia Judiciária desmantelou uma rede de agiotas que actuava nos casinos do Território e libertou, durante a operação, quatro vítimas de cárcere privado, anunciou a corporação. Um dos indivíduos libertados estava encarcerado há oito dias e “tinha sido vítima de tortura, pois apresentava nódoas negras nas pontas dos...
  • Wireless lobby sues Quebec over law banning access to some online gaming sites

    A new Quebec Internet law that would ban access to some online gambling sites is unconstitutional, says Canada’s wireless telecom lobby, which filed court papers on Wednesday challenging the legislation. Rules governing the country’s telecom industry fall strictly under federal jurisdiction and Quebec’s new law violates the Telecommunications Act by forcing Internet companies to control...
  • Miúdos de 14 anos já fazem apostas desportivas

    Os menores portugueses fazem apostas desportivas em dinheiro tanto através da internet como presencialmente. 4% dos miúdos já o fizeram online e 2% recorrendo ao sistema territorial. Os negócios online (compra e venda) também começam cedo. Os dados constam do relatório sobre consumos e comportamentos aditivos do SICAD, que,...
  • Paddy Power ‘encouraged gambler until he lost his home, jobs and family’

    Bookmaker Paddy Power encouraged a problem gambler to keep betting until he lost five jobs, his home and access to his children, according to a report by the Gambling Commission. The company also failed to perform sufficient checks to ensure customers were not using its betting machines to launder the...
  • Betting shops fear drug barons are laundering cash in gambling machines

    Hundreds of suspected money laundering operations have been reported at betting shops as criminals plough drug money in to gambling machines. The Gambling Commission has revealed that over the past year, 633 reports were filed to it and the National Crime Agency by bookmakers where operators suspect the proceeds...
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