Age UK worker stole from disabled man to pay off gambling addiction

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Age UK worker stole from disabled man to pay off gambling addiction Nichol, S. (2014). Age UK worker, who stole from disabled man to pay off gambling addiction, spared jail. Available: http://www.chroniclelive.co.uk/news/age-uk-worker-who-stole-8325783. Last accessed 23rd Dec 2014. Mark Roberts, of North Shields, admitted three counts of fraud and two counts of theft in North Tyneside Magistrates’ Court.  Mark Roberts was working as…

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Problem Gambler jailed for fraud because of his habit

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Problem Gambler jailed for fraud because of his habit Thornton, L. (2014). Gambler jailed for fraud because of his habit hounded IN PRISON by bookmakers. Available: http://www.mirror.co.uk/news/uk-news/gambler-jailed-fraud-because-habit-4750379. Last accessed 14th Dec 2014. A disgraced accountant jailed for fraud after becoming addicted to online gambling was “hounded” by bookmakers trying to tempt him back.  David Bradford, 58, a problem gambler jailed for fraud…

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