Washington Gambling Commission demands end to Valve CS:GO skin gambling

The Washington State Gambling Commission today announced that it has told Valve to “immediately stop allowing the transfer of Counter-Strike: Global Offensive virtual weapons for gambling activities” through its retail outlet Steam. The state body, which regulates gambling in Valve’s home state, said it had given the company until Oct. 14 to respond and “explain how it is in full compliance with Washington’s gambling laws or it will risk having the Gambling Commission take additional civil or criminal action.”


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