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How a parimutuel is defined may play a role in new slot machine law in Florida, Examiner.com’s Adam Sinclair reports in “Elections Examiner”

How a parimutuel is defined will play a role in new slot machine law in Florida ELECTIONS 2012 NOVEMBER 7, 2012 BY: ADAM SINCLAIR Subscribe   After yesterday’sapproval of expanded slot machines in Florida, perhaps scenes such as this one from … Continue reading

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Casino developer: “Oversaturation” can backfire

ASSOCIATED PRESS FILE The Cordish Company’s Maryland Live!, opening on June 6, will have 4,750 slot machines and cost $500 million. Owner David Cordish warns that the expansion of casino gambling can’t go unchecked forever. “I don’t know how we … Continue reading

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Florida AG on Slot Referenda: Florida Department of Business and Professional Regulation (DBPR) DBPR may not issue a slot machine license in any county outside of Miami-Dade and Broward that seeks approval of slot machines by local referendum (see s.551.102(4)) without new legislative authorization for such a local referendum

In response to a question posted by Florida Department of Business and Professional Regulation (“DBPR”) Secretary Ken Lawson, Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi issued an Opinion yesterday, January 12, 2012 addressed to Secretary Lawson on the subject of slot machines.  … Continue reading

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