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New casino legislation expected to be introduced in Georgia this week

Efforts to legalize casinos are moving forward in the Georgia state Legislature, as a compromise of sorts that would bring “destination resorts” to two major cities in the state has been confirmed by state Sen. Brandon Beach, R-Alpharetta, according to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution. The news agency reports that while the specific wording of the revamped […]

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Proponents of casino gaming and pari-mutuel wagering in Georgia join forces

2017 may be the year that the state of Georgia finally legalizes casino gaming and pari-mutuel racing. Proponents of both activities are now working together in the hopes of pushing legislation into reality. The Georgia Horse Racing Coalition has been trying for several years to see a decision in regard to pari-mutuel betting appear on […]

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