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America's newest casino opens in Dodge City

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Forty years ago Nevada was the only place in the US where you could go to press your luck at a casino.

But now there are only two states in the entire country that still ban gambling.

It has become a means of helping to plug the ever gaping hole in their dire budgets.

The BBC's Kevin Connolly has been to the latest "Las Vegas", Dodge City, Kansas.

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