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Calls grow for poker machine reforms after gambler takes own life

Steve Evans
Updated March 27 2024 - 5:01pm, first published March 19 2024 - 5:30am

There have been multiple demands for a major shake-up in the policing of poker machines at clubs in the ACT following the suicide of gambler Raimo "Ray" Kasurinen, who played habitually at the Hellenic Club.

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Steve Evans

Steve Evans


Steve Evans is a reporter on The Canberra Times. He's been a BBC correspondent in New York, London, Berlin and Seoul and the sole reporter/photographer/paper deliverer on The Glen Innes Examiner in country New South Wales. "All the jobs have been fascinating - and so it continues."

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