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 exceeding ......
  • Finance Act 1966
    • UK Non-devolved
    • 1 de Enero de 1966
    ......jurisdiction to try offences committed on the water or in the air. outside their area) the words ‘on ...Act extended to Northern Ireland. Duties relating to betting and gaming . Duties relating to betting and gaming. . S-12 . General ......
  • Betting, Gaming and Lotteries Act 1963
    • UK Non-devolved
    • 1 de Enero de 1963
    ......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 exceeding ......
  • Betting and Gaming Duties Act 1981
    • UK Non-devolved
    • 1 de Enero de 1981
    ......made available or is not in a state in which it can be played. III . General Part III . General . S-27 . Offences by bodies corporate. 27 Offences by bodies corporate. . 27.—Where an offence under section 15 or 24 above, paragraph 13(1) or (3) or 14(1) of ......
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Books & Journal Articles
  • Quarterly Summary
    • Núm. 21-2, Abril 1957
    • Journal of Criminal Law, The
    ...... sentenced by quarter sessions to Borstal training for two offences of gross indecency. The Court obtained information from the Prison ... (r Sth February, 1957). PUNISHMENT FOR STREET BETTING OFFENCES R. v. Dodd The appellant was convicted in the Crown Court, ......
  • Book Review: Paul's Police Offences
    • Núm. 17-4, Diciembre 1984
    • Journal of Criminology (formerly Australian and New Zealand Journal of Criminology)
    ...... Thus sections deal with summary offences; protection of animals; vagrancy; lotteries, gaming and betting, and police offences. A section on penalties and sentences, plus an introduction which covers such matters as the history of ......
  • ‘The police are rottenly corrupt’: Policing, scandal, and the regulation of illegal betting in Depression-era Sydney
    • Núm. 48-4, Diciembre 2015
    • Journal of Criminology (formerly Australian and New Zealand Journal of Criminology)
    One groundbreaking aspect of the Wood Royal Commission into police corruption in New South Wales was to recognize the importance of the historical dimension of corruption. The historical consensus ...
    ......2 Mowlds’ case was as unremarkable as a drink driving charge would be in modern Australia. There had been 1034 prosecutions for betting offences in Sydney and Newcastle alone in the September quarter of 1933 ( Sun , 23 November 1933, p. 26). This figure was high, but not exceptional. Gambling ......
  • The Betting and Gaming Act, 1960
    • Núm. 25-2, Abril 1961
    • Journal of Criminal Law, The
    ...... (s. 7). There is provision for the cancellation of a bookmaker's or betting agency permit on conviction for certain offences and for the holder to be disqualified for holding or obtaining a permit for five years (s. 8). A bookmaker's permit may also be ......
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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 ......
  • 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 ......
  • GDPR And Sport: Make Sure That You're On The Ball!
    • Mondaq UK
    ...... rather than fixing a match? The sharing of information between betting operators and governing bodies about suspect sports betting (e.g. under a ... a key tool in the investigation and prosecution of disciplinary offences, and it will be interesting to see how broadly they are applied. ......
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