Nevada Gaming Commission gives Treasure Island sale final OK

Stutz, Howard
March 2009
Las Vegas Business Press (10712186);3/30/2009, Vol. 26 Issue 13, pP12
The article announces the approval by the Nevada Gaming Commission of businessman Phil Ruffin's purchase of Treasure Island hotel and casino in Las Vegas from MGM Mirage. Ruffin revealed that he changed his deal with the casino operator by increasing the amount that he will pay to $600 million instead of $500 million. Developer Steve Wynn originally built and operated the 2,885-room Treasure Island.


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