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Is A Trump South Florida Casino In The Works? Gambling Deal Could Make It Easier

A sign outside of the Trump Doral Resort
EMILY MICHOT
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MIAMI HERALD

TALLAHASSEE — Florida legislators didn’t deliver a casino to former President Donald Trump during their special session on gambling, but they cleared at least one hurdle from his path if he has those ambitions.

In a deal approved this week, the Seminole Tribe of Florida agreed not to object to new gambling operations that are farther than 15 miles away from its Hollywood casinos.

Trump Doral falls just outside that 15-mile zone, as does the Fontainebleau Hotel in Miami Beach, which has also been mentioned as a possible casino site.

Read more at our news partner the South Florida Sun Sentinel.