Tag Archives: Australian Federal Police
- Sportsbet online in-play sports betting app referred to Australian Federal Police
July 13, 2016
Australian online sports betting operator Sportsbet has been referred to federal authorities over its Bet Live smartphone app. On Wednesday, The Australian reported that the Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) had received a complaint regarding Sportsbet’s app. The ACMA determined that the app was in violation of the Interactive...
- Australian cops reopen investigation of in-play betting apps
February 1, 2016
Those controversial in-play sports betting apps are back in the crosshairs of Australian authorities, according to local media reports. On Sunday, The Australian reported that the Australian Federal Police (AFP) were re-examining the legality of bookmakers’ in-play betting apps, despite having announced last October that they weren’t interested in pursuing...
- Xenophon pushes for online betting crackdown
May 31, 2011
Anti-gambling war-lord Nick Xenophon has continuously ripped the Australian Federal Police for their lack of enforcement on laws that prohibit online casino sites from accepting bets from Australians. The Sydney Morning Herald reported that Senator Xenophon said that following revelations in the Herald, the Joint Select Committee on Gambling Reform...
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