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Cordish bids on casino license in Massachusetts

Cordish bids on casino license in Massachusetts

The Cordish Cos., which developed and runs Maryland Live Casino at Arundel Mills mall, applied Tuesday for a gambling license in Massachusetts, the company said in a statement.

PPE Casino Resorts MA LLC, a company affiliated with Cordish's principals, is "still evaluating several excellent sites" in Massachusetts and has yet to determine whether it wants a license for a slots-only casino or a resort venue with table games, the statement said.

"We are very enthusiastic about the Massachusetts market," said Joe Weinberg, a Cordish executive, in the statement.

Ten other groups — including MGM International, Wynn Resorts Ltd. and Penn National Gaming Inc....