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Boston Globe
Wynn wins key environmental permit for Boston-area casinoresort casinos in Massachusetts. MGM is building one in the western Massachuset
Wynn wins key environmental permit for Boston-area casino
Boston Globe / Posted 4 days ago
resort casinos in Massachusetts. MGM is building one in the western Massachusetts city of Springfield, and the Mashpee Wampanoag tribe is building another resort south of Boston in Taunton. Plainridge Park, a more modest slots parlor and... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Wynn wins key environmental permit for Boston-area casinoresort casinos in Massachusetts. MGM is building one in the western Massachuset
Wynn wins key environmental permit for Boston-area casino
WWLP Springfield / Posted 5 days ago
resort casinos in Massachusetts. MGM is building one in the western Massachusetts city of Springfield, and the Mashpee Wampanoag tribe is building another resort south of Boston in Taunton. Plainridge Park, a more modest slots parlor and... Read more
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Boston Herald
Firms fatten lobbyists’ coffersmore than $217,000 to three different firms in its failed pursuit of a casino i
Firms fatten lobbyists’ coffers
Boston Herald / Posted 6 days ago
more than $217,000 to three different firms in its failed pursuit of a casino in southeastern Massachusetts. The Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe, which is moving ahead with plans for a Taunton casino, spent $120,000 on lobbyists, including $90,000 to a... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Casino foes battle tribeto Mashpee Wampanoags BOSTON -- Casino opponents are in Boston federal court M
Casino foes battle tribe
Lowell Sun / Posted 15 days ago
to Mashpee Wampanoags BOSTON -- Casino opponents are in Boston federal court Monday in their bid to block the Mashpee Wampanoag tribe's plans to build a resort in southeastern Massachusetts. Lawyers for about two dozen residents opposed to the... Read more
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Boston Herald
The TIckerthe Department of the Interior’s September 2015 decision to place over 300 acre
The TIcker
Boston Herald / Posted 15 days ago
the Department of the Interior’s September 2015 decision to place over 300 acres in trust for the benefit of the Mashpee Wampanoag tribe, a decision that paved the way for the First Light casino project. The casino, hotel and entertainment... Read more
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Boston Globe
Opponents challenge US decision granting Massachusetts tribe casino landsthe Department of the Interior’s September 2015 decision to place over 300 acre
Opponents challenge US decision granting Massachusetts tribe casino lands
Boston Globe / Posted 15 days ago
the Department of the Interior’s September 2015 decision to place over 300 acres in trust for the benefit of the Mashpee Wampanoag tribe, a decision that paved the way for the First Light casino project. The casino, hotel and entertainment... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Massachusetts casino fight gets day in courtof what constitutes a Native American under federal law in granting some 300 ac
Massachusetts casino fight gets day in court
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 16 days ago
of what constitutes a Native American under federal law in granting some 300 acres into trust for the Mashpee Wampanoag tribe. Federal government lawyers dispute this claim. The Cape Cod-based tribe broke ground on its resort in April... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Opponents Challenge US Decision Granting Tribe Casino LandsBOSTON — Casino opponents are in Boston federal court Monday in their bid to bl
Opponents Challenge US Decision Granting Tribe Casino Lands
Hartford Courant / Posted 16 days ago
BOSTON — Casino opponents are in Boston federal court Monday in their bid to block the Mashpee Wampanoag tribe's plans to build a resort in southeastern Massachusetts. Lawyers for about two dozen residents opposed to the project in Taunton are... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Opponents challenge US decision granting tribe casino landsBOSTON (AP) - Casino opponents are heading to federal court in their bid to blo
Opponents challenge US decision granting tribe casino lands
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 16 days ago
BOSTON (AP) - Casino opponents are heading to federal court in their bid to block the Mashpee Wampanoag tribe's plans to build a resort in southeastern Massachusetts. Lawyers for 25 Taunton residents opposed to the project are expected to argue... Read more
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The Herald News
Taunton files brief in Mashpee Wampanoag casino fightCourt ruling known as the Carcieri decision. The Department of Justice is defen
Taunton files brief in Mashpee Wampanoag casino fight
The Herald News / Posted 19 days ago
Court ruling known as the Carcieri decision. The Department of Justice is defending the federal decision. Although the Wampanoag tribe isn't a party to the suit it has a keen interest in the outcome. “The voters of the city overwhelming... Read more
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Boston Globe
Two mayors say no to more slots. Will casino mogul Steve Wynn?other gambling types, such as Plainridge Park Casino, which operates the slots-
Two mayors say no to more slots. Will casino mogul Steve Wynn?
Boston Globe / Posted 19 days ago
other gambling types, such as Plainridge Park Casino, which operates the slots-only casino in Plainville, and the Mashpee Wampanoag tribe, which is building a casino complex in Taunton. But Curtatone is right; they don’t for a moment like what is... Read more
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The Herald News
Court: Slots parlor question properly certified for ballotThe Massachusetts Gaming Commission has issued licenses for casinos to be locat
Court: Slots parlor question properly certified for ballot
The Herald News / Posted 29 days ago
The Massachusetts Gaming Commission has issued licenses for casinos to be located in Everett and Springfield. The Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe is forging ahead with plans to build a tribal casino in Taunton. The court also rejected the claim that the... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Court says slots parlor question properly certified for 2016 BallotThe Massachusetts Gaming Commission has issued licenses for casinos to be locat
Court says slots parlor question properly certified for 2016 Ballot
WWLP Springfield / Posted 29 days ago
The Massachusetts Gaming Commission has issued licenses for casinos to be located in Everett and Springfield. The Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe is forging ahead with plans to build a tribal casino in Taunton. The court also rejected the claim that the... Read more
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The Herald News
Taxpayer group heading to court to halt Fall River trash privatizationof the SouthCoast Life Science and Technology Park for $4.5 million, with an op
Taxpayer group heading to court to halt Fall River trash privatization
The Herald News / Posted 29 days ago
of the SouthCoast Life Science and Technology Park for $4.5 million, with an option for $16.5 million more, to the Mashpee Wampanoag tribe to build a resort casino. At the time, casino gambling was illegal in the state. Page 2 of 2 - Rich also... Read more
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The Herald News
Mayor Jasiel Correia sued to stop 'basically non-cancelable' trash contractof the SouthCoast Life Science and Technology Park for $4.5 million, with an op
Mayor Jasiel Correia sued to stop 'basically non-cancelable' trash contract
The Herald News / Posted 1 months ago
of the SouthCoast Life Science and Technology Park for $4.5 million, with an option for $16.5 million more, to the Mashpee Wampanoag tribe to build a resort casino. At the time, casino gambling was illegal in the state. Among Rich’s arguments in... Read more

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