NY Racetrack Powerhouse Town Says No To Future Casinos

Law360, New York (March 5, 2014, 6:36 PM EST) -- Lawmakers for the city of Saratoga Springs, N.Y., which is home to two of the country's most well-known racetracks, on Tuesday passed a resolution telling the state that it opposes having an incoming resort casino placed within its boundaries.

In a unanimous vote, the City Council approved sending a resolution to Gov. Andrew Cuomo and other state legislators expressing opposition to the state's new gambling law that will authorize several new casinos and saying that the local lawmakers specifically do not want a casino project in...
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