[…] “While the self-exclusion list for problem gamblers is valuable, those on the list who enter a casino or video game terminal area need help,” said Rep. Jason Ortitay (R- Washington/Allegheny). “By encouraging treatment instead of criminal penalties for list violators, we can better address and stop this problem behavior. Our goal should be to support, not punish people with gambling problems so that they can stop their addiction.”

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