Nevada Casino Regulator Monitors Nevada Review-Journal Purchase to Adelson Family
The Nevada Gaming Control Board is watching closely the sale for the nevada Review-Journal to casino mogul Sheldon Adelson and his family members, local media reported.
Citing state gaming regulations, A.G. Burnett, Chairman of the regulator, explained that the Board gets the right to investigate the transaction, provided the title of the prominent gambling figure is involved with it. Mr. Adelson being tangled up in the purchase associated with news socket just isn’t a precedent for the video gaming license holder to additionally be the master of a book. Up to 2014, Brian Greenspun, publisher for the Las Vegas Sun, owned particular casinos that are small the state.
The Las Vegas Review-Journal’s purchase attracted a significant lot of attention even before it became clear that Mr. Adelson had been significantly involved with it. The $140-million deal had been closed and announced on December 10 and Delaware-based firm News + Media LLC had been detailed once the book’s new owner. A week later, the nevada Review-Journal revealed that Patrick Dumont, who is, by chance, Mr. Adelson’s son-in-law, was behind the deal that is multi-million-dollar.
It is still not clear just what the magazine’s brand new owner would do it to influence the gambling industry with it but many suggested that the casino mogul may use. Mr. Adelson, Chairman of casino giant Las vegas, nevada Sands, is famous to be a opponent that is staunch of legalization of online gambling in the us. (بیشتر…)