TITLE

What are your options?

AUTHOR(S)
Maginnis, John
PUB. DATE
June 1995
SOURCE
New Orleans CityBusiness (1994 to 2008);6/5/95, Vol. 15 Issue 48, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Comments on how gambling interests are trying to influence gambling-related legislation in Louisiana. Gambling industry's opposition to local-option bills; Citizens' chance to vote on closing down existing gambling locations.
ACCESSION #
9507052901

 

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