She said that despite "clear evidence" in our columns of the problem, Sport Minister Hugh Robertson refuses to tackle ticket touting
Of these a 57-year-old German and a 30-year-old Slovakian woman were charged with ticket touting
, Scotland Yard said.
Detective Sergeant Jonathan Jones, from the Economic Crime Team, said: "Ticket touting
isn't just about financial gain.
This was when touting
was easier for the punter but less lucrative for the tout.
While it might not be illegal, ticket touting
is downright immoral.
The group, which has particular problems with touts at Aintree, Cheltenham, Newmarket and Epsom, where the Derby meeting attracted a rash of forged tickets, has made a submission separate to the Racecourse Association as part of a Department for Culture, Media and Sport inquiry into ticket touting
at sporting and cultural events.
He said last month: "Ticket touting
legislation covering football matches is a necessary public order measure based on the importance of ensuring the segregation of supporters.
Republicans, angry about Sacramento foot-dragging, are touting
a much tougher November ballot measure, Jessica's Law.
THE number of criminals convicted of ticket touting
has slumped to a new low because so many of them now use the Internet.
is illegal in Japan and the authorities are working hard to identify ticket touts and restrict their activities.
cities, extolling the virtues of the United Nations in general and touting
the need for a UN-based response to the terrorist threat.