Frequently Asked Questions on Internet Gambling
1. How large is the Internet gambling industry?
2. About how many gambling Web sites are online?
3. What are the laws which govern Internet gambling?
4. Is Internet wagering illegal?
5. What are the exceptions to the current laws?
6. What about offshore Internet gambling sites?
7. What about Indian gambling operations?
8. Have there been any charges brought against Internet gambling sites?
9. Is there any online gambling legislation pending?
10. Would any kind of betting be allowed under the proposed prohibition act?
11. If prohibited, what would be the penalty for online gambling?
12. Have any states banned Internet gambling?
13. How could children be prohibited from gambling online?
Sources: "Gambling and the Law," by I. Nelson Rose; Internet Gambling Prohibition Act of 1997; Staff research
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