Daily Archives: October 30, 2015

Lawyers sue ‘pokie’ (slot) machine makers and casino owners; allege deliberate deceptive, addictive intention(s).

The ‘deceptive’ and addictive design of poker machines is illegal and negligent, lawyers argue in landmark legal action against the ‘pokies’ … This tricks people into thinking they have had a win or are close. It stimulates reward.  Also, ‘near misses,’ … Continue reading

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Couple celebrates lucky €5,300,000 (€5.3 mil) lottery win with Vegas trip.

After playing same numbers for 27 years, quick-pick line lands jackpot for couple. The (winning) lotto ticket cost €7.50. The couple have been playing the same numbers since the Lottery began in 1988 but it was an additional quick-pick line … Continue reading

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