MGM, Peterson Plan Casino As Md. Weighs 6th Gaming License

Law360, New York (June 15, 2012, 5:49 PM EDT) -- MGM Resorts International and real estate developer Peterson Cos. on Friday announced plans for a resort-style casino at a 350-acre site outside Washington, as full-scale gambling continues its march along the East Coast.

The move comes as Maryland's state legislature considers whether to expand gaming into Prince George’s County, where the casino would be located. The state approved five licenses in 2008. If it approves a sixth, the issue goes to Maryland voters as a ballot referendum.

The MGM-Peterson casino still has no public timeline or...
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