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HALLANDALE BEACH, FL - NOVEMBER 15:  Patrons test their luck with slot machines at the renovated Gulfstream Park Racing & Casino  November 15, 2006 in Hallandale Beach, Florida. The slot machines are the state of Florida's first Las Vegas-style slot machines.  (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Proposed Gambling Rules Headed For A Showdown?

At least two years in the making, proposed pari-mutuel regulations continue to leave industry operators divided, with some saying the rules don’t go far enough and others complaining that the plan will put them out of business.

07/20/2015

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State Seeks Review Of Gretna Slots Decision

Calling it “a jaw-dropping gambling expansion,” state officials asked Friday for a full-court rehearing of an appellate decision that ordered gambling regulators to allow a North Florida horse track to have slot machines.

06/12/2015

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Gambling Bill Remains A Long Shot

Despite narrow approval by a House committee Tuesday, odds remain long that lawmakers will sign off on a gambling proposal that could do away with dog racing, pave the way for Las Vegas-style casinos in South Florida and open the door for slot machines in Lee and Palm Beach counties.

04/21/2015

A general view of Greyhounds racing at Coral Romford Greyhound Stadium on October 9, 2014 in Romford, England.  (Photo by Jamie McDonald/Getty Images)

Florida Supreme Court Rules In Favor Of Dog Tracks

Two former jai alai fronton operators received from good news. The Supreme Court upheld a law that will allow them to convert their pari-mutuel licenses to dog racing.

11/26/2014

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Florida Court Voids Ex-FBI Agent’s Murder Conviction

A murder conviction against a former FBI agent linked to Boston mobster James “Whitey” Bulger was overturned on Wednesday.

05/28/2014

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Florida Gambling Rules Due For Overhaul

Gambling facilities in Florida could be in for some changes as the state considers a possible overhaul of the rules.

09/07/2013

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Miami Jai-Alai Getting Much Needed Boost From Private Funding

A long-time South Florida business is getting a much needed boost. A group of private investors are dumping tens of millions of dollars to renovate Miami Jai-Alai.

05/18/2011