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Unformatted text preview: great potential for criminal abuse. It is widely available to children and teens, increasing the chances that underage players will participate and become hooked. Internet gambling poses particular hazards for adult pathological gamblers and has the potential to increase greatly the number of people with gambling problems. Online gambling provides an opportunity for illegal activity, including money laundering and fraud. In addition, online gambling offers none of the potential economic benefits of casino gambling. Benen does acknowledge the opposing viewpoint being that online gambling for some can be a great way to make money and have a good time. Although, for most college students it is illegal since they are underage. I liked how Christina responded to Benens article....
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