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Racing and casino firms to buy Ocean Downs casino, track (access required)

BERLIN — A Kentucky racing company and a New York casino firm will buy the Ocean Downs casino and racetrack. Churchill Downs Inc. and Saratoga Casino Holdings LLC announced Tuesday that they formed a joint venture to buy Ocean Downs. ...

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By forming 2 firms, Penn National hopes to qualify for 2nd casino (access required)

Although state law prohibits a single company from operating more than one casino in Maryland, Penn National Gaming Inc. — which opened the state’s first gambling facility nearly three years ago in Cecil County — may have found a way around that rule.

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Help for Ocean Downs casino (access required)

The General Assembly’s broad and unwieldy casino debate has centered on the authorization of a gambling site in Prince George’s County, the legalization of table games at every state casino and the amount of money those changes would generate for the state.

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Maryland Live lifts state’s June casino revenue to record $40.8M (access required)

The opening of Maryland’s largest casino accounted for the lion’s share of a record month for the state’s fledgling and embattled gambling program. But June’s revenues — which jumped to $40.8 million from $14.55 million in May, a 180 percent ...

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