Tag Archives: video poker machines
- Tasmanian liberals vow to protect pokies, not monopoly
January 10, 2018
The Tasmanian Liberal Party has begun wooing voters to re-elect their candidates in the upcoming March elections.
- New South Wales gov’t under fire for burying pokies report
December 20, 2017
The government of the Australian state of New South Wales is accused of burying a damning report on video poker machines (pokies).
- Tasmanian Labor party vows ban on pubs and clubs’ 2,300 pokies
December 13, 2017
Tasmania's Labor party finally unveils its policy to ban all video poker machines in the state's pubs & clubs if it wins March election.
- Aussie politicians squabble over who gets to probe Crown Resorts’ pokies-tampering allegations
October 19, 2017
Australian politicians squabble over who will oversee the probe into the bombshell allegations of pokies tampering and money laundering at Crown Resorts.
- Crown Resorts, Aristocrat Leisure sued over “deceptive” pokies machines
October 26, 2016
Crown Resorts and Aristocrat Leisure sued by video poker player who says the machines "deliberately give people false hope" of winning.
- Social casino apps tipped as way to wean Australian problem gamblers off pokies
August 3, 2015
Australian researchers studying whether social casino apps could act as 'methadone' to help wean problem gamblers off video poker machines.
Australian online bookie Neds launch Bitcoin betting platform
February 2, 2018
Online bookmaker Pinnacle cuts off Australian customers
March 12, 2018