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Mashpee Wampanoag’s First Light Casino in Massachusetts; Decision less than a month away: Updated

In an earlier version of this story we noted that a decision regarding the Mashpee Wampanoag Indian tribe’s $500 million casino proposal for the Bristol County city of Taunton, Massachusetts could be made withi...
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Martha’s Vineyard tribe’s referendum re-affirms support for bingo casino

In an email to the Associated Press, tribal chairman Tobias Vanderhoop has confirmed that with a 110-110 vote and eight disqualifications, “there will be no change to the present course of the tribe.” The triba...
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Federal judge in Boston delays decision in Martha’s Vineyard casino case: Updated

Those seeking to stop the Aquinnah Wampanoag Tribe of Gay Head (Aquinnah) from turning an unfinished community center into a Class II tribal gambling facility on Martha’s Vineyard will have to wait for a ruling...
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Massachusetts Gaming Commission seeks to dismiss Boston’s lawsuit challenging Wynn’s casino award

The Associated Press reports that the Massachusetts State Gaming Commission has filed another lawsuit asking a judge to dismiss Boston’s suit which challenge’s the commission’s award of a lucrative casino licen...