69 In March 2011, the UK online gambling industry employed 6,077 full-time employees. Online gambling (or, internet gambling ) includes poker, casinos and sports betting. Lim Yan Liang (9 September 2014). The British regulated online gambling sector was worth a12 market share of the British regulated gambling industry within the same time period. 1 In 2016, Statista has predicted the size of the online gambling market would have a volume.86 billion growing.05 billion by 2018. Market by being able to operate legally in New Jersey. The advertising campaign for the new Lotto cost 72 million which included ten television advertisements featuring Scottish comedian Billy Connolly and one of the largest ever poster campaigns. Journal of Gambling Issues. Citation needed In 2000, the first Australian Federal Government passed the Interactive Gambling Moratorium Act, making it illegal for any online casino not licensed and operating before May 2000 to operate. 58 However, a Fairleigh Dickinson University PublicMind poll in April 2009 showed only 26 of New Jersey voters approved of online sports-betting. Men were more likely than women (2914) and liberals more likely than conservatives (2718) to approve of changing the law to allow online betting. "Why Swedish people play online poker and factors that can increase or decrease trust in poker web sites: A qualitative investigation". Retrieved b "Gambling law updated in the UK for the internet". Antigua to legally pirate US copyrighted works". Online casinos 'used to launder cash'. History, in 1994, Antigua and Barbuda passed the, free, trade Processing Act, allowing licences to be granted to organisations applying to open online casinos. Critics of the Justice Department's move say that it has no legal basis for pressuring companies to remove advertisements and that the advertisements are protected by the First Amendment. "In-play betting is biggest growth area in sports gambling". The law needs to reflect that.