IMMEDIATE NEWS RELEASE
FROM: CLERK OF
THE SUPREME COURT OF LOUISIANA
On the 11th
day of May, 2001 , the following action
was taken by the Supreme Court of Louisiana in the case(s)
2000-C - 1227
SHOWBOAT STAR PARTNERSHIP, SHOWBOAT OF LOUISIANA, INC.
AND LAKE PONTCHARTRAIN SHOWBOAT, INC. v. RALPH SLAUGHTER,
SECRETARY OF THE DEPARTMENT OF REVENUE AND TAXATION,
STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of E. Baton Rouge)
votes to grant the rehearing in part for the reasons
assigned by Lemmon, J.
J., votes to grant the rehearing in part and assigns