Asked in Gambling
What are the disadvantages to gambling?
The biggest disadvantage (in my opinion) is that it tends to be very addictive, and many people spend hours and hours gambling when they could be doing something constructive, and when a person becomes an addict, the addiction can cause gambling to the point of bankruptcy, losing a job, or interference in relationships. ...
What are the disadvantages of gambling?
Gambling is money wagering on games, sports, or any potential event. In this regard, financial and stock market investments are a similar gamble, but these tend to be supported by some intrinsic value to the investments. Gambling is a "bet" : virtually every bet yields a win for one side and a loss for the other. Simply observing the outcome of gambling, one can see the enormous revenues from lotteries, gaming devices, casinos, and to the governments that tax them. This indicates...
Asked in Authors, Poets, and Playwrights
What has the author Carlotta Zavattiero written?
Carlotta Zavattiero has written: 'Lo Stato bisca' -- subject(s): Gambling industry, Gambling, Gambling and crime, Corrupt practices, Lotteries 'Lo Stato bisca' -- subject(s): Gambling industry, Gambling, Gambling and crime, Corrupt practices, Lotteries ...
Asked in State Laws, Gambling, Online Gambling
Is online gambling illegal in Pennsylvania?
No online gambling is not illegal in Pennsylvania, as there is no federal, or Pennsylvania state law against online gambling. Online gambling is currently legal in every state with the exception of WA. There is no federal law against online gambling, and WA is the only state that has adopted a law against gambling online. ...
Asked in Las Vegas
When was Las Vegas established as a gambling site?
Las Vegas city was established in as a city in the 1900's. When it became a gambling site was early as 1931 but it was illegal gambling they legalized gambling in 1944. ...
Asked in Gambling
What is the legality of online gambling sites?
In the United States online gambling sites are not prohibited; the Federal Wire Act covers all forms of gambling. In France online gambling sites are legal; however, betting exchanges are illegal. In Russia online gambling is prohibited. ...