Tamil Nadu Govt Defends Online Gambling Ban in Court, Accuses Skill Gaming Companies of Fostering Addiction

  • Online gaming companies challenged the ban as unconstitutional, particularly for games of skill like rummy and poker.
  • Advocate Kapil Sibal argued that companies, unlike players, intend to profit through ‘inducements and consequent addiction.’, and claimed games lack transparency.
  • The Tamil Nadu government defended its legislative competence to regulate games of skill to curb addiction.
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