Monthly Archives: November 2015

The Search for Non-Equine Life at Belmont Park

By Bennett Liebman Government Lawyer in Residence It’s Thursday, October 29, 2015, at Belmont Park. It’s the fall championship meet. It’s a day before the Breeders’ Cup. The weather is unbeatable, a sunny day with a high of 74 degrees, … Continue reading

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2014: The Unfortunate State of New York Horse Racing

By Bennett Liebman Government Lawyer in Residence Whatever might be said about the American Pharaoh effect on horse racing interest and wagering in 2015, you would be hard pressed to see any major positive strides in horse racing interest in … Continue reading

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The Best of Belmont Park: 110 Years of Quotes

By Bennett Liebman Government Lawyer in Residence This is an effort to provide more than a century’s worth of quotes about Belmont Park. The quotes follow an interesting arc. Even before the track opened in 1905, it was repeatedly termed … Continue reading

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