Gaming Offences in UK Law

Leading Cases
  • Noel Patrick Whelan v DPP
    • Queen's Bench Division (Administrative Court)
    • 28 Jun 1994
  • Spence v South Yorkshire Police
    • Queen's Bench Division (Administrative Court)
    • 05 Mar 1996
  • Kevin Mark Brown v DPP
    • Queen's Bench Division (Administrative Court)
    • 26 Oct 1993
    ...... involvement or suspected involvement "in a criminal offence or offences. Questioning a person simply to obtain information or his explanation of ......
  • R v Peter James Wyper
    • Court of Appeal (Criminal Division)
    • 28 Jul 1980
    ...... inflicting grievous bodily harm contrary to Section 20 of the Offences against the Person Act, 1861. That was ordered to lie on the file. ......
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Legislation
  • Lotteries and Amusements Act 1976
    • UK Non-devolved
    • 1 de Enero de 1976
    ....... 1.—All lotteries which do not constitute gaming are unlawful, except as provided by this Act. S-2 . General lottery ces. 2 General lottery offences. . (1) Subject to the provisions of this section, every person. who in ......
  • 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 ......
  • Licensing Act 1964
    • UK Non-devolved
    • 1 de Enero de 1964
    ......offences under any provision mentioned in the foregoing. paragraphs prosecuted on ... .   . ( c . ) offences under section 1(1) of the Betting, Gaming and. Lotteries Act 1963;. .   . ( d . ) offences under section 10 of ......
  • Gaming Act 1845
    • UK Non-devolved
    • 1 de Enero de 1845
    ......be liable to be further proceeded against by Indictment for the same Offence. S-XII . Penalties for Offences against Tenor of Licences. XII Penalties for Offences against Tenor of Licences. . XII. And be it enacted, That every Person licensed under this ......
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Books & Journal Articles
  • 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 ......
  • Parliamentary Bills
    • Núm. 26-3, Julio 1962
    • Journal of Criminal Law, The
    ...... the Hire Purchase, Air Guns & Shot Guns, etc., Lotteries and Gaming and Sexual Offences Bills have all made insufficient progress to ......
  • Use of Community Service in New Zealand*
    • Núm. 18-2, Junio 1985
    • Journal of Criminology (formerly Australian and New Zealand Journal of Criminology)
    1534 people who received a community service sentence during 1981 and 1982 were studied. Almost one in three of the people sentenced to community service were women, although only one in seven offe...
    ...... Over half the offences (55%) for which people were sentenced to community service were ... - not cannabis 12 11 Drugs - only cannabis 102 147 Gaming 1 1 Disorder 22 59 Family offences 1 1 AGAINST PROPERTY 55.3 848 ......
  • Constitutional Status of the Police: Complaints and Their Investigation
    • Núm. 13-3, Septiembre 1980
    • Journal of Criminology (formerly Australian and New Zealand Journal of Criminology)
    ......; and that I will prevent to the best of my power all offences against the same, and. . . I will to the best of my skill and ... in connection with the non- enforcement of laws relating to gaming. The order was not made; however certain statements in respect of the ......
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Law Firm Commentaries
  • Dishonesty Test in Criminal Law
    • JD Supra United Kingdom
    The Supreme Court has made a substantial change to the test for dishonesty in the criminal law. Since 1982 the two stage test setout in R v Ghosh [1982] QB 1053 by the Court of Appeal has been the ...
    ......criminal offences where dishonesty is a key ingredient in the offence. . . The case before ......
  • Deloitte Monday Briefing: Who Are Europe’s Hardest Workers?
    • Mondaq United Kingdom
    ...... June 2013, the lowest level since the current method of recording offences began in 2002/03 * Gaming revenues from the six companies with casino ......
  • Combating Cybercrime In Betting And Gaming - Creating A More Effective Anti-Money Laundering Strategy
    • Mondaq United Kingdom
    ...... Security Act 2001 (ATCSA 2001) and the Terrorism Act. 2006 (TA 2006)). The Terrorism Act establishes a. series of offences related to involvement in arrangements for. facilitating, raising or using funds for terrorism. purposes. . . . 4.2 A ......
  • Fraud, shift and cousenage
    • JD Supra United Kingdom
    When and how dishonesty needs to be shown following Ivey v. Genting Casinos (UK) Ltd t/a Crockfords [2017] UKSC 67 - The Gaming Act of 1664 imposed a forfeit on anyone who won a wager or...
    ......Genting Casinos (UK) Ltd t/a Crockfords [2017] UKSC 67 . . The Gaming Act of 1664 imposed a forfeit on anyone who won a wager or prize, if they ...A number of other such offences are relevant in a corporate context. These include bribery offences, money ......
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