Update: Horse-diving canceled! As you know, there were plans to return horse-diving to Atlantic City. This is an exceedingly cruel and dangerous event in which horses are made to climb a narrow, angled ramp to a platform high above a body of water and then forced to jump. Thank you to everyone who spoke out and to Steel Pier Associates LLC for its compassionate decision to scrap the horse-diving plans!
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