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Submitted by TheGamingHeretic 257d ago | news

Australian Government Warns Against Gateway Gambling

The Government of Southern Australia is campaigning to inform its citizens on what it sees as a dangerous problem facing its youth: gaming leading to gambling. This may seem reminiscent of the recent South Korean legislative efforts, but is much less of a cause for concern, and is actually a pretty smart public service campaign. (Culture, Industry)

TheGamingHeretic  +   256d ago
The new legislation like this that is spreading across different countries can be somewhat scary to me - though in cases like S. Korea - I can see why they are doing it.

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