Oregon Court Ruling Clears Way for More Lottery Bonds

Finestone, Deborah
November 2001
Bond Buyer;11/9/2001, Vol. 338 Issue 31262, p40
Trade Publication
Reports on the impact of ruling of Oregon court on a petition challenging the state's lottery on plans for issuing lottery revenues backed bonds in the state. Arguments of the groups opposing the lottery and gambling in the state; Concerns regarding the lottery backed bonds after the ruling of the court; Prospects of risk associated with the lottery bonds; Possibility for the effects of the cases pending in court against lottery on the plans for the bonds.


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