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Penn National woos casino panel with promise of profit-sharing (access required)

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Penn National Gaming says it will share hundreds of millions of dollars in profits with organizations in Prince George’s County if it is awarded the license to build a casino in that county.

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Panel: 3 applicants for Md. casino license suitable

A Maryland panel has found that three applicants are suitable to pursue a license to open a casino near the nation’s capital. The Maryland Lottery and Gaming Control Commission unanimously made the decision on Thursday. The applicants are Prince George’s ...

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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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Public hearings on Prince George’s casino slated for fall (access required)

State regulators still expect to award a casino license to one of three applicants to operate a casino in Prince George's County, and the schedule for that process is starting to materialize.

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Penn National may bid for new casino

ANNAPOLIS — A casino operator that lobbied against expanded gambling in Maryland is now considering a bid to operate a new casino in Prince George’s County. Penn National Gaming spent more than $40 million trying to persuade Maryland voters not ...

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Gambling opens door to full-fledged casinos in Maryland

ANNAPOLIS — Once reluctant to embrace large-scale gambling, Maryland is now on track to potentially become a major casino state on the East Coast, after voters decided to allow Las Vegas-style table games at six casinos, including one next to ...

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