Gambling News 08th May, 2013

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NET ENTERTAINMENT RELEASES ROULETTE TOUCH FOR MOBILE

08th May, 2013 at 14:53:42
Easy to use, nice to behold....

The Swedish online gambling software developer and provider Net Entertainment has launched the latest game in its mobile gambling Touch series, a development from the company's popular online game Roulette Pro that has been titled Roulette Touch.

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UNIBET TAKES ON EVOLUTION SOLUTION FOR BELGIAN OPERATION

08th May, 2013 at 14:53:42
Online live roulette for Belgian customers

New Unibet branded live dealer offering in Belgium joins same in Italy and Sweden

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AUSSIE GAMBLING ADDICT BLEW A$ 8 MILLION AT ONLINE CASINO

08th May, 2013 at 05:43:48
Problem gambler shocked when extent of her wrongdoing was exposed

Wendy Hope Johnson, a fifty-year-old Australian woman and avid online gambler, has admitted guilt in a shocking case of internet gambling addiction which saw her embezzle almost A$ 8 million from her hotel group employers.

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NEW ONLINE GAMBLING TECHNOLOGY PLAYER?

08th May, 2013 at 05:43:48
Empire Global Gaming, Inc. says it has patented its gaming technology

The Nevada company Empire Global Gaming, Inc announced Tuesday that its new patented gaming technology has been approved for distribution through licensed vendors by gaming commissions in several unspecified US states and has passed inspections by Gaming Laboratories International (GLI).

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PLAYTECH HIGHLIGHTS ANOTHER YEAR OF GROWTH

08th May, 2013 at 05:43:48
Company has passed some of its most significant milestones to date, says Withers.

Addressing the Playtech plc agm Wednesday, chairman Roger Withers said that the group has achieved yet another year of exceptional growth and passed some of its most significant milestones to date.

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NEW JERSEY HAS BACKING FROM OTHER STATES IN SPORTS BETTING DISPUTE (Update)

08th May, 2013 at 05:43:48
West Virginia, Kansas, Georgia and Virginia file 'amicus curiae' brief

New Jersey's bid to legalise sports betting and overturn the restrictive federal Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act (see previous reports) has received the support of four more US states which have filed 'amicus curiae' (friends of the court) briefs this week.

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WILL HILL TO ADVERTISE AT U.S. RACETRACK

08th May, 2013 at 05:43:48
Deal includes appointment as exclusive betting provider at New Jersey's Monmouth Park

The US subsidiary of British online and land gambling giant William Hill plc has inked a deal with the Monmouth Park racetrack in New Jersey that expands its brand exposure in the United States.

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LAW EXPERTS CALLED BY DEFENCE IN INTERNET CAFE GAMBLING CASE (Update)

08th May, 2013 at 05:43:48
Former laws in Florida were subject to interpretation says defence lawyer

The Florida arraignments of 57 defendants charged with running internet cafe gambling operations in the Allied Veterans of the World scandal (see previous reports) have highlighted the lack of clarity in former state laws, and the intention of at least one defence lawyer to show that several key experts felt that no offence was committed.

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GAMBLING AUTHORITY IN SPORTS ALIVE CASE CLEARED (Update)

08th May, 2013 at 05:43:48
Ombudsman rules against players

The Australian Capital Territory's gambling regulator has been cleared by the state Ombudsman of fault in the spectacular A$14 million collapse of online bookie Sports Alive four years ago (see previous report).

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SCIENTIFIC GAMES POSTS WEAK FIRST QUARTER 2013 RESULTS

08th May, 2013 at 05:43:48
Online activity increases as group moves forward on $1.5 billion WMS acquisition

Scientific Games Corporation has posted its results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2013. In the report just received by AZ Online Casinos, the highlights are as follows:

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