GAMSTOP “working hard” to improve as investigation reveals failings

BBC investigation reveals problem gamblers can still access sites by altering personal details

GAMSTOP, the UK’s national self-exclusion scheme, defended itself following revelations that problem gamblers who had chosen to self-exclude could still access gambling sites. A BBC investigation into the service found gamblers who had self-excluded could register for sites merely by changing minor personal details during registration. GAMSTOP said it was “concerned” about the failings and…

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