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Gulfstream Park Cancels Unsanctioned Quarter Horse Racing Scheduled for December 31, 2011

After long and intense negotiations, the Florida Horsemen’s Benevolent and Protective Association, together with Gulfstream Park, were pleased to announce that an understanding in principle has been reached on a tentative new purse agreement.  Both sides are pleased with the … Continue reading

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United Florida Horsemen: Time for Court To Stop Gretna Barrel Racing Mockery; the Florida Division of Pari-Mutuel Wagering has completely evaded any public scrutiny or accountability and gotten away with its actions

The United Florida Horsemen, which comprises nearly 450,000 Florida and national horsemen, including the National Barrel Horse Association and the American Quarter Horse Association, issued the following statement on today’s December 1, 2011 opening of “pari-mutuel barrel racing” at Gretna … Continue reading

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Florida draws round of lawsuits over Gretna pari-mutuel barrel racing, gambling permits, The Miami Herald’s Mary Ellen Klas reports

   State draws round of lawsuits over gambling permits By Mary Ellen Klas, The Miami Herald Published November 9, 2011 Florida gambling regulators are hit with legal challenges over their decision to expand horse and jai alai permits because of … Continue reading

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