Tag Archives: referendum
- Toronto casino referendum being pushed for October elections
March 18, 2014
The push to include a referendum on a Toronto casino to be included in the 2014 municipal elections is gaining steam with a number of key politicians jostling to get into the political wave ahead of the October elections. But if it is to get included in the elections, time...
- Taiwan casino referendum prompts accusations of corruption and fraud
June 29, 2012
Emotions are heating up as Taiwan’s Lienchiang County prepares for a July 7 referendum on whether or not to permit a resort casino to be built on the outlying Matsu islands. County Commissioner Yang Sui-sheng is strongly backing a ‘yes’ vote, believing that casinos will bring badly needed transportation infrastructure...
- Developers seek fifth casino in Ohio
March 23, 2012
Ohio may see the introduction of a fifth casino if voters approve a proposed property in a new referendum, a developer has stated. Going by the name of Rick Lertzman, the developer said in a report by Bloomsberg that he and co-worker, Brad Pressman, hope to get a question on...
- Betting on New Jersey’s Sports Betting
November 7, 2011
It looks like the voters of New Jersey will approve adding sports betting to the state’s menu of legal gambling. But don’t expect it to be served up right away. The election tomorrow is not a sure thing. As was shown in the 2010 voting, off-year elections are not like...
- New Jersey legislature approves sports betting referendum, exchange wagering
December 14, 2010
Voters in New Jersey will get a chance to make their opinion known on the issue of intrastate sports betting. On Monday, the state Legislature voted to include a referendum in next November’s ballot on whether to amend New Jersey’s constitution to legalize sports betting within the state. The ballot...
Pala Interactive debuts New Jersey online poker site
June 7, 2017