State OKs buyout of stake in French L...

State OKs buyout of stake in French Lick casino

There are 5 comments on the The Indianapolis Star story from Jun 7, 2007, titled State OKs buyout of stake in French Lick casino. In it, The Indianapolis Star reports that:

The Indiana Gaming Commission on Thursday approved a plan for a group backed by Bloomington billionaire Bill Cook to buy out his partner at the French Lick Resort Casino, ending a long-running dispute about ...

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Yikes

United States

#1 Jun 8, 2007
Another billionaire getting richer, imagine that.
Tell the Truth

Bloomington, IN

#2 Jun 8, 2007
If Yikes knew anything about the Cook Group and the French Lick Casino, he would know that any profits go to a charitible foundation.
Orange Co Truth

Louisville, KY

#3 Jun 8, 2007
Truth is this new company Cook set-up is a for profit...and if you truly understood the deal with OCH you would see that Cook gets paid back all their investment before anything substancial goes to any not for profit.
Just Sayin

Indianapolis, IN

#4 Jun 8, 2007
Orange Co Truth wrote:
Truth is this new company Cook set-up is a for profit...and if you truly understood the deal with OCH you would see that Cook gets paid back all their investment before anything substancial goes to any not for profit.
What's wrong with that? He's a businessman. He's doing something - not only to revive the economy of south-central Indiana, but also to increase charity in the region.

Sounds like a win-win to me.
Orange Co Truth

Louisville, KY

#5 Jun 8, 2007
Just Sayin wrote:
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What's wrong with that? He's a businessman. He's doing something - not only to revive the economy of south-central Indiana, but also to increase charity in the region.
Sounds like a win-win to me.
Not arguing that. Just know your facts before you state “truth.”

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