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A Nevada task force approved Friday a set of recommendations made in a previously compiled report that seek to update an obsolete state law and obligate local casinos to submit regular emergency plans, the Las Vegas Review-Journal reports.The 14-member Nevada Resort Planning Task Force was assembled by the Nevada Division Emergency Management and includes emergency managers and casino security execs.

Privately-held gaming company The Meruelo Group has received permission by the Nevada Gaming Commission to complete the acquisition of the struggling SLS Las Vegas Hotel & Casino.It is located on the northern end of the Las Vegas Strip, not far from the Las Vegas Convention Center.

Nevada gambling regulators are now planning to enact tougher sexual harassment policies after Las Vegas casino mogul Steve Wynn was implicated in sexual harassment and assault that have spanned over three decades.Last week, the Nevada Gaming Control Board warned gambling operators in the state that they would soon introduce regulations or “minimum internal control standards” to address sexual harassment.

Adding an online event is all part of the WSOP’s ongoing mission to offer extra value and drive more traffic to its website.During the first online WSOP bracelet event, 905 players paid $1,000 to join the action.

We all got spoiled during the poker boom, but poker is hardly dead.The 2017 numbers are in, and they reveal poker revenue in Nevada remaining relatively flat — increasing by less than 1 percent, about $800,000, to $118.

The Nevada Gaming Control Board has opened a probe into the recently emerged sexual misconduct allegations against Steve Wynn, the regulatory body confirmed on Tuesday.The businessman is the founder, CEO, and Chairman of Wynn Resorts.
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