reopening http://apr.org en Ala. Casino Gets Liquor License Hearing Moved Up http://apr.org/post/ala-casino-gets-liquor-license-hearing-moved <P>Alabama's liquor control agency has moved up a hearing to determine if the newly reopened VictoryLand casino in Shorter will get a license to serve liquor.</P> <P>A spokesman for the Alabama Alcoholic Beverage Control Board, Hal Taylor, said the hearing was moved from Jan. 23 to Jan. 10 because VictoryLand requested an earlier date.</P> <P>VictoryLand's casino reopened Dec. 18 after being closed two years because of the state's crackdown on gambling machines. State Attorney General Luther Strange is opposing a license because he contends VictoryLand is operating illegal machines. Thu, 03 Jan 2013 22:12:36 +0000 Ryan Vasquez 22764 at http://apr.org Ala. Casino Gets Liquor License Hearing Moved Up