The Nevada Gaming Control Board is investigating Steve Wynn. Newly installed Chairwoman Becky Harris released the following statement Tuesday:
“After completing our review, the Nevada Gaming Control Board is conducting an investigation with regard to the allegations of sexual misconduct involving Steve Wynn. The Nevada Gaming Control Board will conduct its investigation in a thorough and judicious manner.”
Wynn has denied the allegations contained in the report, calling them preposterous. Shares of Wynn Resorts have fallen 15 percent since the allegations were published.