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    QLD Wife gambled all savings

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    QLD Criminal Law - False Identity When Gambling?

    Hi, Is it possible to get in trouble under Criminal Law if you use an Alias to create an account with a bookie and they find out your actual identify? Money was deposited, but never withdrawn before the account got suspended. I know how stupid this is!
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    ACT Declaring Bankruptcy - How will Trustee Question Me?

    H, I am thinking of declaring bankruptcy due to unpaid debts whoch occured 3 years ago. I lost all my money in overseas and in gambling and traveling and being irresponsible.. I would like to know how trustee can question me about my last. Thanks
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    NSW 457 Visa - Will Cancelling Girlfriend's Visa Affect Mine?

    I’m under 457 visa (main applicant), my gf (dependent) is Thai and we have been in a relationship 4 years, been in Australia 3 years, and we applied for the pr on January 2018. My gf kept asking me money for a while and told me that was for her friends to help them (total 31K$): + A few years...
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    Gambling website settlement facility

    Looking for advise here please. A credit facility has been offered here at pointsbet.com (pointsbet.com/dsf for credit t&cs). On a credit facility of $500, due to a bet thats gone against me the credit owing is now nearly $2000. Should the named site be allowed to have this happen. At no...
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    NSW The Interactive Gambling Amendment Bill 2016 Question

    Hi, this has been passed recently, and I have a few questions regarding it as it affects me pretty strongly. First of all, does anyone know when this will come into effect? Also, I want to know if offshore bookies (pinnacle etc) will be banned? I currently use these sites to make a living, I...
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    NSW Debt - Can Husband Claim 50% of My Net Asset?

    Hi, I have just discovered my husband has gambled our savings and all his Superannuation savings and has been living a double life, obtaining multiple credit cards and creating debt beyond repayment. We are now selling our family home and ex husband is requesting he gets 50% of the profit and...
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    QLD Executor of Will Committed Fraud - What to Do?

    Mother died 2 years ago. Sister is sole executor of will. Mother owned a business and had substantial equity in family home. Sister was Power of Attorney for mother. Sister had been living in the family home for ten years with mother prior to death. The will states business left to sister and...
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    QLD Separation - Can Granddaughter be Forced to Stay with Father?

    I am sorry for the length of this post, but please bear with me as the situation is extremely complex. My daughter left her first partner when their baby was a few months old. She left as a result of his drug-taking and excessive use of alcohol and his associated physical, verbal and emotional...
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    NSW Gambling - Consequences to Hosting Poker Game Without a Licence?

    If a business hosts a weekly poker game for cash without a gambling or gaming license in NSW what are the legal implications?