Australia: parliamentary committee starts an inquiry into online gambling and its relationship with problem gambling

The House of Representatives Standing Committee on Social Policy and Legal Affairs has launched Friday an inquiry into online gambling and its impacts on people with gambling problems. The Committee is seeking written submissions from individuals and organizations providing recommendations relating to any or all of the inquiry terms of referenceContinue Reading

SkyCity Inquiry Enters Public Submissions Period

An independent inquiry in South Australia requested public submissions from interested parties and stakeholders ahead of the launch of the probe into SkyCity Adelaide casino. Gathering Public Evidence The inquiry was announced earlier in the month when South Australian Liquor and Gambling Commissioner Dini Soulio hinted that inquiries into CrownContinue Reading

Canada: Report finds billions likely laundered at B.C. casinos; inquiry calls for new provincial watchdog

A final report into money laundering in Canada’s British Columbia has faulted senior provincial government ministers for being warned about incredible growth in suspected laundering of criminal cash in the government’s casinos but failing to ensure such funds “were not accepted.” Results have now prompted the B.C. inquiry to callContinue Reading