Problem Gambler Support to be Legal Obligation in Sweden

Growth in iGaming in Sweden continues.

Compulsive gambling acknowledged as a serious problem

Swedish Parliament has passed an amendment to the New Health Care Act requiring local councils to provide support and treatment for gambling addicts with an added focus on younger people.

The ruling states that gambling is a grave problem as damaging to the public health as alcohol and drug abuse.

The new law comes into effect January 2018.

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Ms. Plowden started working online in the early days of the internet cleaning the tubes and training the cats, then spent 20 years in web design. Jumping at the chance to work at Casinomeister back in 2014, she has been a happy indentured servant behind the scenes ever since.

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