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Susan Sheridan Tucker

Susan Sheridan Tucker

Susan Sheridan Tucker is the executive director of the Northstar Problem Gambling Alliance and was elected to serve on the National Council on Problem Gambling board of directors.

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Pandemic, technology and gambling expansion are perfect storm for problem gamblers — Opinion

By: - September 24, 2021

We’re living in a perfect storm of an emerging gambling addiction problem. The COVID-19 pandemic left people trapped at home. Legal gambling is expanding at an unprecedented clip. And, technological advances are making games more attractive than ever.  A 2018 U.S. Supreme Court ruling allowing states to legalize sports betting set off a frenzy of […]