Casino clears a hurdle, but obstacles remain

Finn, Kathy
February 1994
New Orleans CityBusiness (1994 to 2008);2/28/94, Vol. 14 Issue 34, p1
Reports on a court decision in New Orleans, Louisiana allowing the Harrah's Jazz casino to occupy the Rivergate exhibition hall. Plan for a permanent casino site; Negotiation of lease terms.


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