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Filed Under: Business Deals | Casino Stalker
Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe won't confirm size of casino debt (10/10)
But Chairman Cedric Cromwell and Vice Chairman Jessie Baird hint that the figure is near or over $100 million.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker | Compacts | Legislation
Massachusetts voters asked to repeal gaming expansion law (10/09)
A repeal could affect the Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe, whose casino remains under review at the Bureau of Indian Affairs.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker
Leaders of Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe to discuss gaming debt (10/07)
The meeting comes after two council members told The Cape Cod Times that the tribe has borrowed more than $90 million from its casino partner.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker
Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe pays 16.5% interest on casino loan (10/02)
The tribe has borrowed more than $90 million from its Malaysian partner.

Filed Under: Connecticut | Opinion
Column: Mohegan Tribe needs more than burgers to help casino (09/23)
Columnist suggests the Mohegan Tribe of Connecticut might still be able to pursue a commercial casino in neighboring Massachusetts.

Filed Under: Connecticut | Opinion
Column: Time for Mohegan Tribe to show its hand over casino (09/18)
The Mohegan Tribe may have have lost its bid for a commercial casino but columnist wonders what's the next step in the fight.

Filed Under: California | Connecticut | Regulation
Mohegan Tribe loses bid for commercial casino in Massachusetts (09/16)
By a vote of 3 to 1, the Massachusetts Gaming Commission goes with a rival project.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker | Connecticut | Opinion
Editorial: Mohegan Tribe's gaming plan is right for Massachusetts (09/11)
Newspaper supports commercial casino bid from the Mohegan Tribe of Connecticut over billionaire developer Steve Wynn.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker | Connecticut | New York | Regulation
Mohegan Tribe spent $100M on New York commercial casino bid (09/10)
The tribe is among nine bidders for the Catskills, a region about 90 minutes north of New York City.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker | Connecticut | New York | Regulation
Mohegan Tribe pitches commercial casinos in neighboring states (09/08)
With gaming revenues falling at home, the tribe is seeking commercial casinos in New York and Massachusetts.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker | Legislation
Sen. Warren plans to vote for repeal of Massachusetts casino law (09/05)
Repealing the law would end the Mohegan Tribe's commercial casino plan and could affect the Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe's casino.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker | Federal Register
BIA publishes final report on Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe casino bid (09/04)
The Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe of Massachusetts is getting even closer to a casino.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker | Connecticut | Public Relations
Mohegan Tribe still plans to market tribal casino in Massachusetts (09/04)
The Boston Globe obtained a confidential marketing agreement that allows the tribe to promote its Connecticut casino to gamblers in Massachusetts.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker | Litigation | NIGC
Aquinnah Wampanoag Tribe responds to opponents in casino suit (08/28)
The tribe plans to open a Class II gaming facility on its reservation but opponents are trying to stop the project.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker | Legislation
Aquinnah Wampanoag Tribe seeking investors for Class II facility (08/25)
The casino would be located on the tribe's reservation on the island of Martha's Vineyard.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker | Litigation
Wampanoag casino opponents hope to catch Obama's attention (08/20)
Someone is putting up signs that are critical of the Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe's casino project.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker | Connecticut | Opinion
Column: Mohegan Tribe's campaign donation violates casino law (08/12)
Columnist accuses the Mohegan Tribe of violating Massachusetts gaming law by making campaign contributions.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker | Litigation
Judge allows parties in Aquinnah Wampanoag Tribe casino case (08/07)
A local town and a local group are opposing the tribe's plan for a Class II facility on the reservation.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker
BIA won't commit to timeline on Mashpee Wampanoag casino (07/30)
Assistant Secretary Kevin Washburn initially promised a decision in spring 2013 but that didn't happen.

Filed Under: Connecticut
Mohegan Tribe reports declines in gaming revenues and profits (07/29)
Profits fell 37.7 percent and revenues fell 5.2 percent in the last quarter.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker
Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe changes architects for casino plan (07/28)
The tribe is now $90 million in debt, sources told The Cape Cod Times.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker | Land Acquisitions
Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe plans to start work at gaming site (07/25)
Chairman Cedric Cromwell remains optimistic for BIA decision on land-into-trust application.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker
Chief of Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe wary of $500M casino bid (07/21)
The traditional chief of the Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe of Massachusetts is worried what gaming might do to his people.

Filed Under: Litigation
Hearing scheduled in Aquinnah Wampanoag Tribe gaming case (07/16)
The hearing takes place August 6 as more parties attempt to join the lawsuit.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker | Regulation
Tribes outspent in lobbying race over casinos in Massachusetts (07/15)
The Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe spent $1.65 million but non-Indian interests spent far more.

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