November 22, 2016
by Christine Stuart | November 22, 2016 12:00pm
A Connecticut state Senator didn’t pull any punches in a Nov. 18 letter to a top executive at MGM Resorts International criticizing the company for an election night party it sponsored at the Washington Post.
October 18, 2016
by Jack Kramer | October 18, 2016 1:08pm
East Windsor and South Windsor are the latest players in the high-stakes game of possible locations for a new casino in Connecticut.
October 11, 2016
by Christine Stuart | October 11, 2016 11:24pm
July 1, 2016
by Steve Majerus-Collins | July 1, 2016 4:30am
In a move that may help Connecticut’s two federally recognized Indian tribes build a new casino somewhere between Hartford and the Massachusetts border, a federal district judge dismissed a legal challenge to the proposal brought by MGM Resorts International.
April 26, 2016
by Jack Kramer | April 26, 2016 2:20pm
The special act giving exclusive rights to build a third casino to two federally-recognized Indian tribes would not violate any exclusivity arrangement they have in their gaming agreement with Connecticut or the Indian Gaming Regulatory Act, according to the Bureau of Indian Affairs.
April 18, 2016
by Christine Stuart | April 18, 2016 12:27pm
March 10, 2016
by Christine Stuart | March 10, 2016 1:58pm
The chairmen of Connecticut’s two federally-recognized Indian tribes and dozens of casino workers told the legislature’s Commerce Committee Thursday that they aren’t looking to expand gaming by opening a third casino.
February 11, 2016
by Christine Stuart | February 11, 2016 10:00am
Secretary of the State Denise Merrill tried to make it clear Wednesday to the Schaghticoke Tribal Nation that an error by her office doesn’t give the tribe the legal authority to pursue building a casino in Connecticut.
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.