Сrime Analysis of Illegal Gambling Promotion in the Light of Amendments to the Criminal Code of the Russian Federation

Seryogina E.V. , Zaytseva L.A., Ryabko N.V., Serogodskaya E.S.
European Research Studies Journal, Volume XXI, Special Issue 2, 954-961, 2018
DOI: 10.35808/ersj/1347


The sphere of gaming was always of considerable interest as subject to criminal encroachments as receiving high profit for rather short period and the control from the state is insufficient and not always effective. Gambling organization and conduction with violation of standards of the Russian legislation often predetermines communication of criminal structures with institutes of social control, becoming the determinant of crimes of corruption orientation. Being part of show business, gambling organization and conduction have received the strongest source of inspiration for development. In this regard the legislator has to improve the criminal law which establish the responsibility for the illegal gambling promotion for the purpose of restoration of social justice and prevention of crimes. The analysis of subjective and objective crime elements regarding illegal gambling promotion in the light of amendments to the Criminal Code of the Russian Federation made by Federal law No. 227-FZ of July 29, 2018, which provide in this article, will allow the law enforcement official to qualify this crime.

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