Hard Rock, Tribe Raise Stakes In $808M Casino Bid

Law360, New York (November 4, 2013, 4:23 PM EST) -- The Menominee Indian Tribe of Wisconsin and partner Hard Rock Cafe International Inc. on Saturday announced they had upped the ante on their proposed $808 million casino and resort project by offering to cover up to $250 million in any losses incurred by other tribal casinos in the area.

In an attempt to woo Gov. Scott Walker, who is expected to announce soon whether he will approve or deny the project proposal, the tribe upped its original promise to funnel $150 million in new revenues to the...
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