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dc.contributor.authorCunningham, Robert P.en_US
dc.date.accessioned2013-02-14T21:54:43Z
dc.date.available2013-02-14T21:54:43Z
dc.date.issued1988en_US
dc.identifier.citation21 Creighton L. Rev. 649 (1987-1988)en_US
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10504/39724
dc.description.abstractINTRODUCTION|The Nebraska Supreme Court with its decision in Midwest Messenger Association v. Spire, reasserted the ability of the Nebraska legislature to regulate or prohibit certain aspects of the state's legalized gambling industry. In a five-to-two decision, the court upheld section 2-1221 of the Nebraska Revised Statutes which prohibits offtrack betting services. The Nebraska Supreme Court upheld section 2-1221 against several constitutional challenges. The court held that section 2-1221 did not unconstitutionally impair Midwest Messenger Association's ("Midwest Messenger") right to contract, was not unconstitutionally vague or overbroad, and did not violate the equal protection clause of the fourteenth amendment. Finally, the court concluded that off-track betting was intertwined with gambling and thus was regulatable under the state's police power...en_US
dc.publisherCreighton University School of Lawen_US
dc.titleNebraska's Prohibition of Off-Track Betting: An Exercise of Police Poweren_US
dc.typeJournal Articleen_US
dc.rights.holderCreighton Universityen_US
dc.description.volume21en_US
dc.publisher.locationOmaha, Nebraskaen_US
dc.title.workCreighton Law Reviewen_US
dc.description.note1987-1988en_US
dc.description.pages649en_US


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