The leader of an illegal online gambling cartel has been jailed for six years and fined more than HALF-A-MILLION POUNDS. Nineteen other men were handed prison terms ranging from one to five years and fines of between £2,000 and  £100,000. Overseas “This is possibly the country’s biggest online gambling case,” the spokesman for Shanghai Putuo […]

Church leaders have urged to Government to do a U-turn on plans to increase the maximum prizes on slot machines, including end-of-the-pier-style “crane grabs”. Bishops accuse the Department for Culture of caving in to pressure from the gambling industry. They say doubling stakes and jackpots for Category C “One Armed Bandits” and even greater increases […]

The organisers of an illegal gambling ring which operated out of LUXURY tourist hotels have been handed down jail terms, even though some are still on the run. One of those in court today was allowed to walk free after already having spent six months in a Vietnamese prison. Timmy Quan — a Vietnamese-American — […]

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