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Weatherford: ‘Lights Dimming’ On Florida Gambling Bill

Odds are getting longer against stand-alone casinos in Florida in the near future as a stalemate between Gov. Rick Scott and House Speaker Will Weatherford appears to deepen.

CBS Miami–02/19/2014

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Genting, Gulfstream, Horse Industry Strike Gambling Deal

Gambling operator Resorts World Omni has struck a deal with Gulfstream Park in the hope of getting slot machines rolling at a downtown Miami property.

CBS Miami–01/08/2014

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Giant Gambling Wish List, Seminole Compact On The Table

Slot machines, blackjack and roulette are back on the table as lawmakers prepare once again to tackle the high-stakes issue of gambling in a state that everyone agrees is already one of the industry’s biggest cash cows.

CBS Miami–09/04/2013

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Exclusive Sneak-Peek Inside Hialeah Park Casino

South Florida’s Hialeah Park is betting on its new casino to bring back business to the historic racetrack, once known as “the world’s most beautiful race course.”

CBS Miami–08/06/2013

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Best Casinos In South Florida

Whether you’re a high-roller or an occasional gambler looking to turn $10 into $20, South Florida has several table games, no-limit poker and, yes, the good old fashioned one-armed bandits.

04/16/2013

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Panhandle Voters Approve Slots, Court Battle Looms

Voters in two north Florida counties approved measures that may allow slot machine permits at pari-mutual facilities in the counties on Tuesday.

CBS4–02/01/2012

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Bondi Says No To Slots Outside South Florida

Attorney General Pam Bondi has issued an opinion against slot machines at pari-mutuels around the state except for Miami-Dade and Broward Counties.

CBS4–01/13/2012

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New S. Fla. Casino Ship To Set Sail In March

While lawmakers in Tallahassee battle over proposed plans to bring Las Vegas style megacasinos to South Florida, officials in Palm Beach County have given approval to a new casino ship.

CBS4–01/10/2012

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Barrel Racing Starts, Could Lead To Expansion Of Gaming

A loophole first used in Hialeah to bring casino-style gambling to Hialeah Race Track has been used again in North Florida, meaning now, you can bet on Barrel Races in Gretna. The people who stage more traditional horse races are up in arms, but may not be able to put the genie back in the bottle.

CBS4–12/01/2011

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Slot Machines Arrive At Casino Miami Jai-Alai

On the same day state lawmakers start looking over a measure which would bring three destination resorts to south Florida, Miami Jai-Alai’s multi-million dollar casino-expansion took a huge step forward with the arrival of more than one thousand shiny, new slot machines.

CBS4–11/16/2011

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