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Cahill slot estimates criticized

Outdated data used, analysts say

By Matt Viser
Globe Staff / March 5, 2009

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State Treasurer Timothy P. Cahill's estimate that three slot machine parlors he has proposed for Massachusetts would produce $2 billion to $3.3 billion in licensing fees was criticized yesterday by gambling specialists as significantly inflated and apparently based on outdated data that did not take into account current economic realities. (Full article: 927 words)

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