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Newsom urges California tribal casinos to reconsider opening, citing coronavirus

By PATRICK MCGREEVYSTAFF WRITER MAY 15, 2020

 

Gov. Gavin Newsom on Friday appealed to a group of Native American tribes to reconsider plans to reopen their casinos in the coming days, warning that the coronavirus pandemic poses a continuing threat to public health.

Although many tribal casinos that closed in March because of the virus remain closed at least through the end of this month, three casinos in San Diego County have notified customers that they are reopening in the next week.

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