US gambling bill claims its first casualty

World Gaming Plc. today announced that it has gone into administration making it the first casualty of the US crackdown on online gambling. The Alternative Investment Market (AIM) listed company had its shares suspended on Monday and four of World Gaming's top directors, including chief executive Daniel Moran, resigned.
It’s likely that there will be more casualties of the bill in the very near future.

Other online casino groups including Empire Online and 32 Red Plc today announced that they were no loner taking wagers from US players.

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