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Ariz. gaming initiative hangs on

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WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 6, 2002

Two gaming measures in Arizona were defeated at the polls on Tuesday with a third barely hanging on to victory.

Proposition 202 is backed by 17 tribes. They spent more than $20 million to authorize continued gaming at Indian casinos.

Proposition 200, an offering of the Colorado River Indian Tribes, was losing by a 5-to-1 margin, The Arizona Republic reported. Proposition 201 lost by 4-1.

Get the Story:
Prop. 202 alive; 200, 201 aren't (The Arizona Daily Star 11/6)
Future murky for gaming in Arizona (The Arizona Republic 11/6)
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Arizona Gaming Proposals (As submitted):
Proposition 200: Yes for Arizona! | Proposition 201: Coalition for Arizona | Arizonans for Fair Gaming & Indian Self-Reliance

Relevant Links:
Arizona Secretary of State - http://www.sos.state.az.us
Arizona Casinos, The Arizona Republic - http://www.azcentral.com/casino/arizona

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