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poker machine

n
(Gambling, except Cards) Austral and NZ a fruit machine. Often shortened to: pokie
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The ACT Greens plans to crack down on the poker machine industry through a PokieLeaks campaign stands in stark contrast to Shane Rattenburys push to fill Canberras casino with poker machines and take money from the CFMEU which own and operates hundreds of poker machines, Leader of the Opposition Jeremy Hanson said today.
In addition to the cash stolen from the safe and the Oregon Lottery video poker machine, the missing ATM machine contained about $4,000, McCallum said.
Kids can become poker machine experts years before they are legally allowed to set eyes on a real machine.
Of those, a quarter had lost more than they had intended, and 6 per cent under 18 had played a poker machine.
The Department of Internal Affairs (DIA) had anticipated that poker machine gambling would be one of the last areas to be hit by the recession, but their latest figures indicate a 4.
A MAN threw a fire extinguisher through a poker machine after he lost pounds 750 playing it.
One is the LVF man who was playing a poker machine on the night the reporter was killed and who police believe tipped off the killers.
With poker machine expenditure increasing by nearly five per cent and sports betting increasing by more than 30 per cent, a growth in problem gambling is certain, said Mr Cowling.
This makes the local poker machine industry by far the biggest gamble in Victoria.
Last Saturday, the lawmakers approved a plan that would allow lottery retailers to add a sixth video poker machine (the limit is now five) and the state's greyhound and horse racing tracks to add up to five more machines apiece, for a maximum of 10 at each racing site.
Extra income from Lotto $2000 per month, Poker Machine $2800 per month, and ATM $250 per month.
The Rising Star Riverboat Casino in Rising Sun, Indiana has 40,000 square feet of gaming space with almost 1,300 slot and video poker machines and 37 table games.