TITLE

Video poker outlets rally against repeal

AUTHOR(S)
Hoeschen, Brad L.F.
PUB. DATE
January 1996
SOURCE
New Orleans CityBusiness (1994 to 2008);1/1/96, Vol. 16 Issue 26, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the effort of the people in the video poker industry in New Orleans, Louisiana to keep their business legal. Public opinion on the truck stop gambling; Impact of the video poker industry on the local economy.
ACCESSION #
9601221789

 

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