According to news sources similar to , the decision that the Prime Minister has made has many concerned with the addition of crime to the area. The PM is looking to bring in a convention center for slot machines and in doing so has angered his opposition greatly. They say that there are so many issues as of right now with the amount of gambling addiction in the country that to offer it and to try and push it through it “feeding an engine of crime” and shows how little regard there is for the people of the country.
Denise Roche of the Green Party said that the deal that the PM has entered into where Sky Vegas will be bringing in more slots games will only make crime and gambling addiction worse. Roche says that there is no real up side to the idea of bringing in more gambling in a nation that is already swimming with addiction. She thinks that the PM has not really thought about the ill effects that this will bring in and that if they move forward with it that it will end in disaster for all of them.
There are those that argue that allowing citizens to continue maintaining accounts or connections with sites like will only keep them from getting anywhere in terms of cracking down on the addictions that are thwarting them now. She feels that Prime Minister John Key has just not done anything that would have them think that he is really considering the ramifications of the addition.