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SEWALL | Premier League Gambling Double Standard Must End

SEWALL | Premier League Gambling Double Standard Must End

It is virtually impossible to watch a Premier League match and avoid seeing the gambling advertisements that are so visibly featured on the front of nearly half of Premier League kits and plastered on advertising boards surrounding the pitch.The environment created by the presence of these advertisements, however, has contradicted[Read More…]

by January 18, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports Columns

Crackdown on Poker Misguided

When we are seated around the kitchen table, playing a game of poker, the legality of the sport is unlikely to cross our minds. Although our smallĀ get-togethersĀ are certainly not enough to warrant a crackdown by federal authorities, the 1955 Illegal Gambling Business Act gives the government the right to prosecute[Read More…]

by August 28, 2012 0 comments Sports

Former GU Basketball Star Shot

Charles Smith (CAS ’89), a member of the Georgetown men’s basketball team from 1985 to 1989, was shot twice in the chest inside his Bowie, Md. home Thursday afternoon. He was hospitalized and is in critical-but-stable condition after undergoing surgery later in the day, NBC News4’s John Schriffen reported. Prince[Read More…]

by October 22, 2010 0 comments City News, News