Calls for students to be educated on risks of gambling with some raking up debts as high as £10k – Derry Now

Sinn Féin Foyle MLA Karen Mullan has is calling for more advice and guidance to be given to students to help prevent them from becoming hooked on gambling. The partys Assembly Education spokesperson was speaking after reports from the Gambling Commission show that some students have £10,000 gambling debt. The Foyle MLA said: The Gambling Commission…

Accused murderer Qian Liu was in ‘nasty situation’ in row with husband, court told – The Sydney Morning Herald

 Defence barrister Phillip Boulten, SC, held up his hand and clicked his fingers. “Everything happened just like that. It was very quick, it was a charged atmosphere.” Qian Liu, who has pleaded not guilty to murdering her husband, outside the Supreme Court in Sydney on Wednesday. Photo: AAP Mr Boulten was describing the moment Qian Liu…

Some students have £10000 gambling debt, say Gambling Commission – BBC News

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media caption‘Students are vulnerable to gambling’ Some students have run up gambling debts of £10,000 or more, a Gambling Commission director has told the Victoria Derbyshire programme. Ben Haden said his organisation was concerned about the impact gambling was having on undergraduates. Former student Matt Zarb-Cousin told the…

Sports Talk Radio Host Craig Carton Charged with Running $5.6 Million Ticket Scam to Pay Gambling Debts – Casino.Org News

The FBI arrested popular New York City sports talk radio personality Craig Carton on Wednesday, alleging he conducted a Ponzi-like ticket fraud scheme to pay off millions of dollars in gambling debts. New York City sports talk radio host Craig Carton walked out of a federal courtroom Wednesday charged with securities fraud, wire fraud, and…