February 8, 2016
by Christine Stuart | February 8, 2016 4:46pm
February 4, 2016
by Christine Stuart | February 4, 2016 3:06pm
Schaghitcoke Tribal Nation Chief Richard Velky is troubled by media reports regarding Secretary of the State Denise Merrill’s rejection of the tribe’s new business registration.
December 18, 2015
by Susan Bigelow | December 18, 2015 9:00am
December 11, 2015
by Terry Cowgill | December 11, 2015 5:30am
It’s been said that smoking marijuana makes you stupid. So it’s reasonable to ask whether Connecticut will become stupider if the evil weed is legalized across the board. That question has to be on the minds of Nutmeggers after the recent Bridgeport visit of a former Colorado police chief who told his audience our state should get ready for legalized pot.
November 6, 2015
by Christine Stuart | November 6, 2015 5:07pm
The deadline for towns or other entities to submit their casino proposals to the state’s two federally recognized Indian tribes has come and gone.
October 22, 2015
by Elizabeth Regan | October 22, 2015 4:30am
As plans for the MGM Springfield casino continue to diminish in scope, Connecticut’s two sovereign Indian tribes are moving forward with efforts to maintain their market share through a satellite casino in the north central part of the state.
October 19, 2015
by Jordan Fenster | October 19, 2015 4:30am
In Connecticut, you can legally bet on horse and dog races, but place a wager on the World Series and you’ll be breaking the law. The federal Unlawful Internet Gambling Enforcement Act of 2006 put the kibosh on most sports betting, but fantasy sports sites were excluded from the law. Now an explosion of betting on fantasy sports is drawing scrutiny from Connecticut Sen. Richard Blumenthal.
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October 6, 2015
by Christine Stuart | October 6, 2015 2:55pm
October 1, 2015
by Elizabeth Regan | October 1, 2015 1:41pm
The two sovereign Indian tribes planning to build a satellite casino north of Hartford have released a request for proposals for potential host municipalities, but it leaves much to the imagination.
September 25, 2015
by Susan Bigelow | September 25, 2015 9:45am
Suddenly, the prospect of a glut of casinos along I-91 seems much less certain. This is bad news for governments who were banking on increased tourism and tax revenue, but good news for everyone else.