The Social and Legal Problems Posed by Online Gambling
Not only has the Internet brought gambling into the home, it has made it anonymous and readily available to virtually anyone at any time and at any place. As a result, the popularity of Internet gambling has skyrocketed over the past few years. Since the first virtual online casino started up in 1995, the industry has grown to over 450 gambling websites. In 1997, Internet gambling produced at
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Instead of fighting a losing battle, it seems logical to regulate and monitor this type of gambling. By doing this, Canada will be able to more effectively manage the obvious concerns that surround this industry. Furthermore, by implementing a scheme where Internet gambling is not prohibited, but regulated, Canada should be able to turn these same concerns into positive aspects by providing reassurances that protect users and facilitate a viable entertainment and economic industry.