The government is being urged to implement an outright ban on gambling advertising.

Gambling legislation is set to be debated at the Oireachtas Justice Committee this week, but the changes being proposed by government fall short of a complete ban.

Labour Party spokesperson on Sport, Senator Mark Wall, says the sheer volume of the ads is having a negative impact on people vulnerable to gambling addiction, and they should be completely outlawed.

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