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Filed Under: Connecticut | Litigation
Woman from Mashantucket Tribe loses casino per capita ruling (04/20)
Andrina Charles claims she was promised the payments after she had been banished from the tribe following a crime conviction.

Filed Under: Connecticut | Public Relations
Mohegan Tribe's casino enterprise named one of best employers (04/17)
The tribe ranked 12th in the Travel and Leisure category and 424th overall on the annual Forbes list.

Filed Under: Compacts | Connecticut | Legislation
Letter raises legal issues for new tribal casinos in Connecticut (04/16)
Attorney General George Jepsen highlighted two major concerns as lawmakers consider a bill to authorize as many as three casinos for the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and the Mohegan Tribe.

Filed Under: Connecticut | Openings and Closings
Opinion: More tribal casinos aren't right answer for Connecticut (04/13)
Connecticut’s response to its declining casino revenue has been to try to replace it with more gambling.

Filed Under: Connecticut | Opinion
Opinion: Connecticut tribes scramble to protect gaming empire (04/10)
The great mystery of Connecticut's casino monopoly is why it lasted so long.

Filed Under: Connecticut
Tribes warn of job and revenue losses at casinos in Connecticut (04/07)
The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and the Mohegan Tribe commissioned a study to determine the impact of the new establishments on their facilities.

Filed Under: Connecticut | Openings and Closings
Connecticut tribes defend gaming after swipe by non-Indian rival (04/02)
The top executive at MGM Resorts International ridiculed the tribes for proposing to build a 'box of slots' near the Massachusetts border.

Filed Under: Connecticut | Opinion
Opinion: Connecticut tribes face challenges to gaming empire (03/31)
Foxwoods and Mohegan Sun are not standing pat; they have joined forces to propose several casinos, placed strategically around Connecticut to thwart the results of encroachment.

Filed Under: Business Deals | Connecticut | Legislation
Connecticut lawmakers move fast on bill for new tribal casinos (03/20)
The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and the Mohegan Tribe are joining forces to counteract threats to their gaming empire.

Filed Under: Connecticut | Legislation
Connecticut tribes report another drop in slot machine revenue (03/16)
The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation saw a whopping 19.8 percent decline while the Mohegan Tribe only saw a 4.1 percent decline.

Filed Under: Connecticut | Legislation
Connecticut lawmakers to introduce bill for more tribal casinos (03/10)
At least one site could be jointly operated and would be located near the Massachusetts border.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker | Connecticut | Legislation | New York
Tribes in Connecticut look at multiple locations for new casinos (03/06)
The facilities would be located near the borders with Massachusetts and New York, where commercial facilities will be opening in the coming years.

Filed Under: Business Deals | Connecticut
Mashantucket Tribe joins gaming proposal in Massachusetts (03/04)
The tribe hopes to manage a commercial casino in the southeastern part of the state.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker | Connecticut
Mohegan Tribe remains interested in new casino near border (03/04)
A commercial casino will be opening in Massachusetts, less than 10 miles from the state line.

Filed Under: Connecticut
Connecticut tribes face threat from casinos in Massachusetts (02/26)
Fitch Ratings warns of problems when two commercial casinos opening in the neighboring state.

Filed Under: Connecticut | Openings and Closings
Mashantucket Tribe sets opening date for casino outlet mall (02/19)
The Tanger Outlets at Foxwoods Resort Casino will open May 21 and employ 900 people.

Filed Under: Connecticut | Opinion
Editorial: Tribes in Connecticut need to discuss gaming options (02/18)
It is time for Connecticut's tribal casinos to make their play.

Filed Under: Compacts | Connecticut | Legislation
Connecticut lawmaker drops slot machine bill after tribes object (02/09)
The proposal would have relieved tribes of their revenue sharing obligations, tribal officials said.

Filed Under: Connecticut | Openings and Closings
Mohegan Tribe to issue $123M in bonds for new hotel at casino (02/06)
The tribe will build a standalone hotel at the Mohegan Sun amid an expansion of gaming in New England.

Filed Under: Compacts | Connecticut
Tribes discuss gaming concerns with lawmakers in Connecticut (01/21)
A commercial casino in neighboring Massachusetts is a major issue.

Filed Under: Connecticut
Connecticut tribes finally see increase in slot machine wagering (01/16)
The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and the Mohegan Tribe reported the first increases in slot machine wagering since 2013.

Filed Under: Connecticut | Opinion
Opinion: Another casino isn't answer to Connecticut's problems (12/18)
Writer opposes a joint casino for the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and the Mohegan Tribe.

Filed Under: Connecticut
Man charged for leaving son alone at Mashantucket Tribe casino (12/11)
Tribal police found a three-year-old boy wandering alone in the casino hotel.

Filed Under: Connecticut | Litigation
Mashantucket Tribe hired convicted council member at casino (12/08)
Steven Thomas was hired for the job after he pleaded guilty and remains there even though he is under a banishment order.

Filed Under: Connecticut
WBUR: Bad luck for Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation at casino (12/05)
Not that long ago, Foxwoods was minting money for the tribe: a million dollars a day just from the slots.

Filed Under: Connecticut | Opinion
Opinion: Connecticut's fortunes tied to future of Indian gaming (12/02)
Writer links falling tribal gaming revenues to holes in the Connecticut budget.

Filed Under: Connecticut
Mashantucket Tribe hits rough spot as gaming revenues falter (12/01)
Per capita payments at one point were $750,000 a year.

Filed Under: Connecticut
Mashantucket Tribe seeks to expand sale of alcohol at casino (11/28)
Currently, liquor service stops a at 1am on weekdays and 2am on weekends.

Filed Under: Connecticut
Mashantucket Tribe looks to shift revenues away from gaming (11/26)
Gaming accounts for 80 percent of the revenue at Foxwoods Resort Casino, a percentage that the new CEO wants to change.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker | Connecticut
Mashantucket Tribe still thinking about Massachusetts casino (11/25)
The tribe's new gaming executive won't say whether the plan is still on the table.

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