Betting Offences in UK Law

Legislation
  • Betting and Gaming Act 1960
    • UK Non-devolved
    • 1 de Enero de 1960
    ... ... be liable on summary conviction to a fine not exceeding ten ... pounds or, in the case of offences under subsection (2) or subsection ... (3) of this section, on a second or any subsequent conviction ... under the same subsection, to a fine not ... ...
  • Licensing (Scotland) Act 1976
    • UK Non-devolved
    • 1 de Enero de 1976
    ... ... 2, 3, sch. 1, sch. 2 ... Part VI: Offences ... 67: Penalties for offences against provisions of this Act and ... 2, 3, sch. 1, sch. 2 ... 81: Prohibition of betting and gaming offences ... ...
  • Gaming Act 1845
    • UK Non-devolved
    • 1 de Enero de 1845
    ... ... Penalties for Offences against Tenor of Licences. XII Penalties for Offences against Tenor of ... winning or losing, at Play or by Betting, at any One Time, the Sum or Value of Ten Pounds, or within ... the Space ... ...
  • Finance Act 1966
    • UK Non-devolved
    • 1 de Enero de 1966
    ... ... 2), s. 177(3), Sch. 6 Pt I ... Duties relating to betting and gaming ... 12: General Betting Duty ... (1) ... 135 (time limit on payment) , F35section 136(1) and (2) (offences in connection with claims) and F35section 167(4) (recovery of ... ...
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Books & Journal Articles
  • Recent Book: Licensing Practice and Procedure
    • No. 57-4, October 1984
    • Police Journal: Theory, Practice and Principles
    ... ... is to make applications under the Licensing Act 1964,the Betting Gaming and Lotteries Act 1963, or the Gaming Act 1968. Yet ... two sections dealing with general licensing hours and offences which might be committed in licensed premises. As an unusual but ... ...
  • Drinking, Betting and Gaming
    • No. 21-2, April 1948
    • Police Journal: Theory, Practice and Principles
    ... ... Police I F any doubt existed in the minds of Police officers, of whatever rank, as to whether or not participation in offences should be resorted to in order that persons who commit offences may be brought to justice, that doubt must either have been ... ...
  • Recent Judicial Decisions
    • No. 19-3, July 1946
    • Police Journal: Theory, Practice and Principles
    ... ... asked questions tending to show that he has committed other offences or is of bad character. This general principle, which is laid down ... BOOKMAKING AND BETTING IN PUBLIC PLACE: COUNTY By-LAW INVALID Powell v. May The law relating ... ...
  • Criminal Law & Practice in Scotland
    • No. 28-2, April 1955
    • Police Journal: Theory, Practice and Principles
    ... ... 'ASSISTING' IN COMMITTING BETTING ACT OFFENCES Baxter v. Keldon Sections 3 and 4 of the Betting Act, ... ...
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Law Firm Commentaries
  • Betting Misconduct In Sport – Tennis And Cricket
    • Mondaq UK
    ... ... The offences are far reaching and cover solicitation, bribery, intentions to negatively influence a player's best efforts, the provision of inside information and ... ...
  • “Bribery” In Football: What Are the Legal Consequences?
    • LexBlog United Kingdom
    The top story in the UK media today is about alleged corruption in English football. Someone said to be a “fixer” for betting syndicates was secretly recorded boasting that the results of English l...
    ... ... Someone said to be a fixer for betting syndicates was secretly recorded boasting that the results of English ... Act, along with fraud , money-laundering and conspiracy offences. The Bribery Act carries a maximum sentence of ten years and large fines ... ...
  • Gambling Comparative Guide
    • Mondaq UK
    ... ... never been the subject of an outright ban and gaming houses and betting on horse racing was a common feature of aristocratic entertainment in the ... investigating and prosecuting gambling offences ... The cornerstones of the Gambling Act 2005 are its three licensing ... ...
  • Football Bribery: Jail for Ex-players and middlemen
    • LexBlog United Kingdom
    A former professional football player, Delroy Facey, has been convicted and imprisoned for offences under the UK Bribery Act. The BBC reports the conviction and sentence here. If you love sport it’...
    ... ... player, Delroy Facey, has been convicted and imprisoned for offences under the UK Bribery Act. The BBC reports the conviction and sentence ... with a group who wanted to fix matches in order to profit from betting markets. Facey and another footballer were to identify players amenable to ... ...
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