COMPULSIVE GAMBLING: WIN, LOSE OR DRAW
Submitted by Jennifer Pelto
May 7, 2007
COMPULSIVE GAMBLING; WIN, LOSE OR DRAW?
"Just like a chemically addicted person, a compulsive gambler will do anything in order to get the money for a fix. To satisfy their habit, teens have been known to borrow tens of thousands of dollars from loan sharks, sell drugs, and even steal money from parents, boyfriends or girlfriends."(Howey : 1999)
At fourteen, an eighth-grader
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