Europe v America

The European Commission could not be more different in its stance on legislating for online gambling than the federal authorities in Washington.

29th July, 2006

The European Commission could not be more different in its stance on legislating for online gambling than the federal authorities in Washington.

While Brussels is seeking to liberalise the rules and not legislate, the US Department of Justice will, if the worst fears of the online industry are realised, close down the services offered from the Carribean and Gibraltar and possibly Dublin to US punters.

The difference was starkly illustrated in the move last April...

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