NJ hands over Tropicana control to Icahn

The Quarter at the Tropicana Casino and Resort is seen Jan. 29, 2009, in Atlantic City, N.J.(AP Photo/Mel Evans) (AP Photo/Mel Evans)

March 3, 2010 7:22:58 PM PST
New Jersey on Wednesday ended its conservatorship of Tropicana Casino and Resort after 27 months and gave final approval of its sale to billionaire Carl Icahn.