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Macleans magazine article on casinos and why govt. is desperate to have as many as possible "the massive build-up of government’s role in the gambling industry has come squarely on the back of problem gamblers—with roughly half of all gambling dollars coming from those with some degree of gambling addiction".

                                             http://www2.macleans.ca/2013/06/03/doubling-down-2/

Another Macleans magazine article "A casino is a factory of broken dreams - a scam for "recreational" gamblers, a shell game for taxpayers, and a rat trap for addicts".

http://www2.macleans.ca/2013/05/21/playing-our-cards-right/

Ruby Lougheed Yawney explains why she supports NoCasinoSudbury click here

Toronto Star article on gambling crime click below.

http://www.thestar.com/opinion/commentary/2013/04/12/crimecasino_links_s
hould_alarm_toronto_and_ontario_progambling_forces.html

CBC Morning North Feature - Ruby Lougheed Yawney on establishing NoCasinoSudbury petition.

 http://www.cbc.ca/morningnorth/past-episodes/2013/05/29/petition-against-a-downtown-sudbury-casino/

CBC Morning North Feature on a Sudbury Slots gambler - her addiction and OLG response

http://www.cbc.ca/video/news/audioplayer.html?clipid=2394344926

For Doctor Jacques Abourbin letter to Sudbury Star click here.

For Pat MacIsaac, President of Sudbury Downs informative letter click here

For statement by Faith Leaders in Sudbury click here.

CBC Morning North Feature - Sudbury Lawyer Michael Hennessy and business person Tom Fortin oppose casino with reasons given.

http://www.cbc.ca/video/news/audioplayer.html?clipid=2395733604

 

 

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