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Enforcement Of Casino Voluntary Exclusion Program Challenging

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The state provides problem gamblers with a voluntary ban program to keep them out of casinos. But enforcement can be difficult if players are not recognized or do not use a casino reward card that can be screened for violators.
5:00AM
September
2, 2013

The opening of casinos in Ohio brought fears of an increase in compulsive gambling. So state law requires casinos to post problem gambling help lines in ads and in the casino. The law also includes list of problem gamblers who are banned from casinos. The list is voluntary and enforcement has holes.