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.
September 16, 2015
by Elizabeth Regan | September 16, 2015 4:30am
As the state of Connecticut and the two Indian tribes that have put billions of dollars in its coffers over the past 20 years work to establish a third casino, competition in Massachusetts is decrying the collaboration.
September 10, 2015
by Elizabeth Regan | September 10, 2015 5:33pm
Two tribes that have been in conflict for almost half a millennium have joined forces against a Massachusetts-based threat to their separate and sovereign casino empires.
August 4, 2015
by Christine Stuart | August 4, 2015 3:29pm
June 29, 2015
by Madeline Stocker | June 29, 2015 10:08pm
Flanked by U.S. Sens. Chris Murphy and Richard Blumenthal, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy announced Monday that Indian tribes in Connecticut who had previously been denied federal recognition would not be given a second bite at the apple.