Harwood Feffer LLP Announces Investigation of Ameristar Casinos, Inc.

    Harwood Feffer LLP Announces Investigation of Ameristar Casinos, Inc.

PR Newswire

NEW YORK, Dec. 21, 2012

NEW YORK, Dec.21, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --Harwood Feffer LLP (www.hfesq.com) is
investigating potential claims against the board of directors of Ameristar
Casinos, Inc. ("Ameristar" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: ASCA) concerning the
proposed acquisition of the Company by Pinnacle Entertainment Inc.
("Pinnacle") in a transaction valued at approximately $900 million. 

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On December 21, 2012, Ameristar announced that it had entered into a
definitive agreement pursuant to which the Company will be acquired by
Pinnacle. Under the terms of the agreement, Ameristar shareholders will
receive $26.50 for each share owned.

Our investigation concerns whether the Ameristar board of directors is
fulfilling its fiduciary duties, maximizing the value of the Company,
disclosing all material benefits and costs, and obtaining full and fair
consideration for Company shareholders.

If you own Ameristar shares and wish to discuss this matter with us, or have
any questions concerning your rights and interests with regard to this matter,
please contact:

Benjamin Sachs-Michaels, Esq.
Robert I. Harwood, Esq.
Harwood Feffer LLP
488 Madison Avenue
New York, New York 10022
Phone Numbers: (877) 935-7400
(212)935-7400
Email: bsachsmichaels@hfesq.com
Website: http://www.hfesq.com

Harwood Feffer has been representing individual and institutional investors
for many years, serving as lead counsel in numerous cases in federal and state
courts. Please visit the Harwood Feffer LLP website (http://www.hfesq.com) for
more information about the firm.

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