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Pokies Trial Will Not Start On Time

The federal government has planned for the pokie reform technology trial to begin at the start of 2013. However, gaming manufacturers have warned that the technology will not be ready in time to meet the deadline, pushing the trial’s start date back even further. According to Ross Ferrar of the Gaming Technologies Association, it would…

Australian Politicians Look to Canada for Reform Guidance

A recent report on ABC News Australia features a town in Canada named Sydney. In it, gambling addiction has become a huge problem among residents, and politicians are looking for ways to deal with the issue. One possible solution has been the introduction of precommitment cards, which has seen some interesting responses from local residents….