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Fair Game in the Commons

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Fair Game: producing gambling research is having an impact on government discourse. In April, as Fair Game launched, Caroline Lucas MP queried which industry-funded research was being used to form government policy:

Caroline Lucas MP's question to the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport, as noted in the Parliamentary Order Book, Monday 28 April 2014

Caroline Lucas MP’s question to the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport, as noted in the Parliamentary Order Book, Monday 28 April 2014

More recently, Fair Game is directly referenced in John Woodhouse’s parliamentary briefing note on ‘Fixed odds betting terminals’ [SN/HA/6946]:

Section from page 19 of ‘Fixed odds betting terminals – Commons Library Standard Note’, SN06946, John Woodhouse, published 25 July 2014

 

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Written by samkelly2014

August 6, 2014 at 2:06 pm

Posted in News

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