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Published on October 20, 2017 | by LawNews

Prof. Ashira Ostrow Comments in Newsday Story on Disputed OTB Video Lottery Casino in Hotel

LI casino’s future awaits ruling on obscure legal question
By Carl MacGowan
Oct. 14, 2017


The issue in this case is whether hotels customarily house casinos, or whether such arrangements are rare.

“If you look at it broadly, it can be considered customary,” Hofstra Law School professor Ashira P. Ostrow said in an interview. “In general, there are many hotels that have casinos. … There would be enough evidence for the board to conclude, I think, that it is part of accessory use.”

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