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January 16, 2020 | Casinos, Corruption and Crime in Canada

Danielle Park

Portfolio Manager and President of Venable Park Investment Counsel (www.venablepark.com) Ms Park is a financial analyst, attorney, finance author and regular guest on North American media. She is also the author of the best-selling myth-busting book "Juggling Dynamite: An insider's wisdom on money management, markets and wealth that lasts," and a popular daily financial blog: www.jugglingdynamite.com

When I was a kid, casinos were only in Vegas and Atlantic City. Allowing them to go mainstream in Canada was a mistake.  Corruption and crime are natural byproducts.

An exclusive Global News investigation reveals the RCMP’s former Integrated Illegal Gambling Enforcement Team uncovered evidence of illegal activity, such as sexual slavery, child abuse, and corruption, within British Columbia’s casinos. But the B.C. government later deemed the IIGET “ineffective” and disbanded it. Global’s Sam Cooper looks at an IIGET report containing a catalogue of explosive allegations that experts believe were ignored. Here is a direct video link.

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January 16th, 2020

Posted In: Juggling Dynamite

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