Instant Horse Racing Hoax?

BOISE, Idaho (AP) – Idaho lawmakers are considering whether to repeal instant betting machines, just two years after the lucrative terminals sailed through the Legislature with little opposition. The push to ban instant racing has come from the Coeur d’Alene Tribe and lawmakers who say they were duped into supporting cleverly disguised slot machines. Proponents, meanwhile,… [Read more…]

Instant horse racing terminals may be limited by new bill

BOISE, Idaho (AP) – A northern Idaho lawmaker is off to the races after proposing new legislation that would limit Idaho’s lucrative slot-like machines known as instant horse racing terminals. Republican Sen. Bob Nonini of Coeur d’Alene is looking to limit instant racing to just three locations in Idaho – Les Bois Park in Boise, Greyhound… [Read more…]