For years, relations between the racing industry and the Texas Racing Commission have been governed by an unspoken but implicit understanding: Under the U.S. Constitution, states may ban all wagering on horse races altogether—but they may not authorize wagering on terms that … Continue reading
The anti-gambling group Ohio Roundtable has filed an appeal in their effort to stop gaming in the Buckeye State. The filing in the Ohio Court of Appeals stems from the May 2012 dismissal of the organization’s lawsuit attempting to stop … Continue reading
HORSE RACING INDUSTRY TRANSITION PANELAugust 17, 2012 The Honourable Ted McMeekinMinister of Agriculture, Food and Rural AffairsGovernment of Ontario Dear Minister:It has been a privilege for us to serve as members of the Horse Racing Industry Transition Panel. As you … Continue reading
A Franklin County court ruling Wednesday that tossed out a lawsuit trying to block expanded gambling at the state’s horse tracks has flung open the door for racinos in Ohio, including a trio in Northeast Ohio. Continue reading
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