‘Crack cocaine’ gambling machines should be banned from bookies say MSPs

Posted on December 21, 2015 by admin
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Fixed Odds Betting Terminals dubbed the “crack cocaine of gambling” should be banned from bookies MSP have said.

The strong condemnation of the machines, which can see punters loss £300 a minute, comes after an inquiry which heard from gamblers and betting shop owners.

The Scottish Parliament Local Government committee has called for both Scottish and UK Governments to order independent research into the dangers of the machines.

Read more in the Evening Times