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12:24 pm
Wed December 5, 2012

Movement On Internet Cafe And Sweepstakes Ban

The clock is ticking toward the end of the Ohio legislature’s 2-year session, and some lawmakers are rushing to complete work on a bill that could close down hundreds of store-fronts that call themselves sweepstakes or internet cafes.

The stores' critics call them illegal gambling but the businesses also have their backers. Statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen reports that both sides appeared at a House Judiciary Committee hearing on the bill.