Judgment of the Court (Grand Chamber) of 6 March 2007.
Criminal proceedings against Massimiliano Placanica (C-338/04), Christian Palazzese (C-359/04) and Angelo Sorricchio (C-360/04).
References for a preliminary ruling: Tribunale di Larino (C-338/04) and Tribunale di Teramo (C-359/04 and C-360/04) - Italy.
Freedom of establishment - Freedom to provide services - Interpretation of Articles 43 EC and 49 EC - Games of chance - Collection of bets on sporting events - Licensing requirement - Exclusion of certain operators by reason of their type of corporate form - Requirement of police authorisation - Criminal penalties.
Joined cases C-338/04, C-359/04 and C-360/04.
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