NEW YORK ( The Deal) -- Pinnacle Entertainment's (PNK - Get Report) $2.8 billion merger, including debt, with Ameristar Casinos (ASCA) received unanimous approval by the Louisiana Gaming Control Board Thursday, July 18.The final state regulatory approval is now the Missouri Gaming Commission. The license transfer is on the Missouri agenda for its July 24 meeting for presentations and public comment. The commission could also rule at that meeting.
The Deal: Louisiana Clears Ameristar Deal
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