[Net-Gold] This May be of Interest Second Life
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Second Life's Virtual Gamblers Told to Fold
By Mike Musgrove
Washington Post Staff Writer
Wednesday, August 1, 2007; D01
All bets are off in Second Life this week.
The casinos of the virtual world
have closed shop after a decision by its
founders to forbid gambling in their
"Because there are a variety of conflicting
gambling regulations around the world we
have chosen to restrict gambling in
Second Life," Robin Harper, senior vice
president of marketing and business
development for Linden Research, which runs
Second Life, wrote in a posting to the
company's blog July 25.
The announcement was posted under her virtual
persona's name, Robin Linden.
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