Monday July 19, 2010 | Video Gaming BanJuly 15, 2010 at 12:19 pm | Posted in Coming Up | 9 Comments
The North Carolina legislature has just completed a long-fought task of banning video sweepstakes games in the state but gaming industry advocates say the fight is not over. Lawsuits are planned and critics say technology continues to outpace gaming legislation. The industry generates $700 million a year in the state but gaming opponents say the people who play can least afford it. We’ll look at the video gaming battles in North and South Carolina and whether the latest ban has a chance to succeed.
Rep. Ray Rapp – NC Representative (District 118)
Brad Crone – President, Campaign Connections
Frank Quinn – Therapist, Researcher in Addictions field