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Trump Entertainment files for Chapter 11
ByMatthew Garrahan in Los Angeles
February 17 2009 09:25
He is known as a successful entrepreneur to the millions who watch him on the US version of The Apprentice but Donald Trump on Tuesday suffered the indignity of watching a company that bears his name file for bankruptcy protection.
Trump Entertainment Resorts, of which Mr Trump owns 28 per cent, filed for Chapter 11protection at a court in New Jersey on Tuesday after bondholders who control the debt-laden casino operator rejected Mr Trump’s attempt to take the company private.