Australian media regulator targets affiliates in new clampdown

ACMA reveals first seven affiliate sites to be blocked with officials highlighting new stance as a “priority” over next 12 months

The Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) will for the first time clampdown on affiliate sites promoting illegal online gambling. Initiating the clampdown, ACMA has released a list of seven affiliate sites which it has asked all Australia-based internet service providers (ISPs) to block under powers granted to it by the Australian Interactive Gambling Act.…

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