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New York State Racing and Wagering Board

New York Racehorse Safety Task Force Is Taking Its Time

Liz O'Connell | Posted 11.12.2012 | Sports
Liz O'Connell

More than five months after being formed, the New York Task Force on Racehorse Health and Safety has yet to share its findings concerning the alarming number of racing-related horse deaths (19) over the inner track during Aqueduct's winter race meet.

Change New York Claiming Rules

Liz O'Connell | Posted 05.23.2012 | Sports
Liz O'Connell

In December, a report with recommendations I helped create for securing responsible and humane retirements and second careers for race horses was submitted to Governor Andrew Cuomo.