Dispute over ownership of Conneaut Lake Park heads to court

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Conneaut Lake's former park operator Gary Harris, who is free after serving 27 months in prison when he was convicted of racketeering and evading $115,000 in taxes in 1997, says he still holds a lease that gives his trusts control of the park's land and amusement rides. However, Herbert Brill, a trustee who is currently running the park as a nonprofit community enterprise, counters that Harris cut all ties to Conneaut Lake in 1997 with an act of "uncommon generosity" which resulted in the parks' bankruptcy filing.

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