Wis. Gov. Wants 6 Months For Study On $808M Casino

Law360, New York (March 3, 2014, 1:34 PM EST) -- To make room for an independent economic study on a controversial $808 million casino resort proposed by a tribe and Hard Rock Cafe International Inc., Wisconsin's governor announced Friday that he had asked the U.S. Department of Interior to push back a decision deadline.

Requesting six additional months past the current Aug. 23 deadline, Gov. Scott Walker's administration said that the time was needed to conduct further economic studies on the impact that the Kenosha, Wis., casino could have on the region. Law firm Dykema Gossett...
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