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Today: Gambler's son calls for tighter industry controls

April 27th, 2015

Episode 312 of 1744 episodes

For 30 years, David Bradford gambled in secret, keeping his growing habit from his wife and family. When online gambling started up, the growing habit spiralled out of control. He borrowed on credit cards, loans, remortgaging the house and finally embezzled money from his employers. The first the family heard of it was when he was jailed for 2 years. He’s now out of prison and trying to repay 520K of debt. His son Adam controls any money he earns – and is now campaigning for tougher controls on the industry. He’s written an open letter to all the main party leaders.

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