Gaming Board Blasts Suit Over 2nd Philly Casino License

Law360, Philadelphia (August 22, 2013, 5:59 PM EDT) -- The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board on Wednesday fired back at claims brought by a Philadelphia casino's minority partners challenging the state’s ability to reissue a second casino license in the city, arguing that plaintiffs in the case did not have standing to sue.

SugarHouse Casino is currently the only casino in Philadelphia. The partnership, RPRS Gaming LP, filed suit July 29 seeking to block the board from reissuing a second casino license in the city, saying the board lacked the authority to reissue the license after...
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