Fla. Sens. Ask Gambling Study Authors To Explain Methods

Law360, Miami (October 7, 2013, 7:41 PM EDT) -- Florida Senate Gaming Committee members, faced with the complex task of charting a path for gambling's future in the state, on Monday peppered the authors of a highly anticipated study they commissioned with questions about its contents, methodology — and why the final draft was recently delayed.

The senators raised a number of factors they think need to be considered, from tax rates to regional differences, during the three-hour meeting, which committee chairman Sen. Garrett Richter, R-Naples, concluded was “worthwhile” despite some members' earlier worries about...
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