In the past month, gambling has become legal in Italy, the Netherlands, Spain, France, Denmark and Sweden. Many people have come to a realization that not only gambling is becoming more common, but most people are using online sports gambling.
NetherlandsGambling.com is reporting that the Netherlands Gambling Commission announced that it had given the go-ahead to Play Sport Online to trade in betting, wagering and gaming. “It is only the second time in the world that a gaming operator can obtain a licence for such purposes,” a commission spokesperson told The Daily Mirror. In a joint statement with the Dutch Minister for Justice and Security, ยูฟ่าเบท officials noted the law was supposed to become effective on September 19, but will not be in place before 2014.
SOS: So, Online Gambling Is LegalIn Spain, gambling is now legal in Spain with the state of Andalusia ruling that it will now be legal to play poker, bingo and the lottery. New law includes terms of using Internet sites and other gambling options, but not online sports betting. Judge Fernando Parras says players may bet with a credit card, with no limits.
France At long last the French are taking online betting and gambling very seriously. A new sports betting law that went into effect January 1st allows for betting on just about anything a player can think of, including the winning team and the place the player will attend. The law also requires that the betting odds to be posted on a page in clear, concise English. But there are still some rules. It’s just that they’re not against gambling. It’s against those with strong links to the Mafia. It’s against gambling in a Casino. It’s against race-fixing. It’s against those who might fix the odds. And, it’s just against those who try to get the public excited about fixing the odds, by making an estimate, knowing they’re wrong and lying.
When in New York, spend time in the Empire State. They have very strict laws for gambling. This is simply a way for the French to show they are not only mature about gambling, but they’re the world’s best at it. The gambling laws are much stricter in France than in the United States, and so far they seem to be doing a great job of keeping the gambling houses out. They also have strict limits on how much a person can bet at a given time. It’s very similar to how the U.S. government sets limits on how much money you can deposit into your account.
But don’t worry. Internet gambling is still illegal in France. The government could change that tomorrow.
SwedenAs with other countries, the Swedish government is continuing to ease the way for a regulated internet gaming industry. The bill passed the country’s Riksdag in late August and is now awaiting royal assent from the King. If passed, ยูฟ่าเบท the new legislation would make it legal for all Swedes to play wagering games for cash. The bill would allow residents to play a wide variety of games, including multi-player games, sports betting and lotteries.