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Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation makes first entry into online gaming
Connecticut | Openings & Closings
Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation makes first entry into online gaming (June 28, 2018)
Gamblers around the world can place bets on a roulette wheel at the casino owned by the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation.

Mashantucket and Mohegan tribes report mixed slot machine revenues
Casino Stalker | Compacts | Connecticut | Federal Register | Litigation | Openings & Closings
Mashantucket and Mohegan tribes report mixed slot machine revenues (June 19, 2018)
Connecticut's two federally recognized tribes saw mixed results in slot machine revenues as they get ready to break ground on a new development.

Tribes plan to break ground on long-awaited casino in Connecticut
Casino Stalker | Compacts | Connecticut | Federal Register | Litigation
Tribes plan to break ground on long-awaited casino in Connecticut (June 14, 2018)
Despite being kept in the dark by the Trump administration, the Mashantucket and Mohegan tribes plan to open a new casino in 2020.

Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe in limbo as gaming industry advances in Massachusetts
Casino Stalker | Compacts | Connecticut | Federal Register | Openings & Closings | Regulation
Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe in limbo as gaming industry advances in Massachusetts (June 11, 2018)
As the Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe sits in limbo before the Trump administration, non-Indian interests make strides in Massachusetts.

Trump administration reverses course on tribal gaming agreement in Connecticut
Compacts | Connecticut | Federal Register | Litigation
Trump administration reverses course on tribal gaming agreement in Connecticut (June 4, 2018)
After keeping the Mohegan Tribe in the dark for 10 months, the Trump team has finally spoken.

Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe gains local support for homelands legislation
Casino Stalker | Land Acquisitions | Legislation | Litigation
Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe gains local support for homelands legislation (May 22, 2018)
After seeing some initial opposition, the Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe has gained local support for a bill to protect its homelands in Massachusetts.

Non-Indian firm fighting tribes announces earlier opening date for casino
Compacts | Connecticut | Openings & Closings
Non-Indian firm fighting tribes announces earlier opening date for casino (April 26, 2018)
A $960 million commercial gaming facility in Massachusetts is coming together quickly while two tribes sit in limbo.

Lawmakers from Connecticut prompted probe into handling of tribal agreements
Casino Stalker | Compacts | Connecticut | Litigation
Lawmakers from Connecticut prompted probe into handling of tribal agreements (April 25, 2018)
Will the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and the Mohegan Tribe finally get some answers from the Trump administration?

Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe faces local questions about homelands bill
Casino Stalker | Legislation | Litigation
Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe faces local questions about homelands bill (April 24, 2018)
The Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe is seeing support in the nation's capital for a bill to protect its homelands but the situation looks a little different back home.

Tribes welcome probe into Trump administration's handling of gaming agreements
Casino Stalker | Compacts | Connecticut | Litigation
Tribes welcome probe into Trump administration's handling of gaming agreements (April 23, 2018)
The Trump administration is facing yet another internal investigation, this one over gaming agreements for the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and the Mohegan Tribe.

Tribes still facing legal questions in bid for new casino in Connecticut
Casino Stalker | Connecticut | Federal Register | Legislation | Litigation
Tribes still facing legal questions in bid for new casino in Connecticut (April 17, 2018)
The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and the Mohegan Tribe can't seem to catch a break when it comes to a new casino.

Trump administration hit for keeping two tribes in Connecticut in the dark
Compacts | Connecticut | Federal Register | Litigation
Trump administration hit for keeping two tribes in Connecticut in the dark (April 6, 2018)
Blankets and an honor song didn't work. What will it take to see action from the Trump administration?

Mohegan Tribe extends partnership with Basketball Hall of Fame
Connecticut | Public Relations
Mohegan Tribe extends partnership with Basketball Hall of Fame (April 3, 2018)
The gaming facility owned by the Mohegan Tribe has extended its partnership with the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame amid growing competition.

Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe hails bill to reaffirm status of homelands
Casino Stalker | Legislation | Litigation
Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe hails bill to reaffirm status of homelands (March 21, 2018)
The Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe is welcoming a new bill that reaffirms the trust status of its homelands in Massachusetts.

Tribes finally start demolition at site of delayed casino in Connecticut
Compacts | Connecticut | Federal Register | Litigation
Tribes finally start demolition at site of delayed casino in Connecticut (March 6, 2018)
Amid delays attributed to the Trump administration, the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and the Mohegan Tribe finally started demolition work for their new casino in Connecticut.

Tribes still planning to start work on delayed casino in Connecticut
Casino Stalker | Compacts | Connecticut | Federal Register | Legislation
Tribes still planning to start work on delayed casino in Connecticut (February 28, 2018)
The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and the Mohegan Tribe are almost ready to start initial work on a long-delayed casino in Connecticut.

Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe waits for Trump team's decision on casino
Casino Stalker | Land Acquisitions | Litigation
Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe waits for Trump team's decision on casino (February 22, 2018)
The Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe still doesn't know when the Trump administration will make a decision on its long-delayed casino in Massachusetts.

Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe awaits Trump team's decision on casino
Land Acquisitions | Litigation
Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe awaits Trump team's decision on casino (February 8, 2018)
The Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe is still waiting for the Trump administration to make a decision on its long-delayed casino in Massachusetts.

Billionaire casino mogul who trashed tribes steps down from post
Openings & Closings | Public Relations | Regulation
Billionaire casino mogul who trashed tribes steps down from post (February 7, 2018)
Steve Wynn, the billionaire gaming mogul who trashed tribes as he pursued a commercial casino in Massachusetts, has stepped down from his namesake company.

Tribes ready to start initial work on delayed casino in Connecticut
Compacts | Connecticut | Litigation
Tribes ready to start initial work on delayed casino in Connecticut (February 2, 2018)
Initial work is slated to begin on a long-delayed and controversial tribally-owned casino in Connecticut.

Massachusetts casino under investigation due to sexual misconduct
Regulation
Massachusetts casino under investigation due to sexual misconduct (February 1, 2018)
A billionaire gaming mogul who trashed tribes could lose a commercial casino license after being accused of sexual misconduct.

Former Interior Secretary Gale Norton lobbies against tribes' casino
Casino Stalker | Compacts | Connecticut
Former Interior Secretary Gale Norton lobbies against tribes' casino (February 1, 2018)
Gale Norton, a former Secretary of the Interior during the George W. Bush administration, is part of a major lobbying effort aimed at defeating a tribally-owned casino in Connecticut.

Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe makes layoffs as gaming project stalls
Casino Stalker | Land Acquisitions | Litigation
Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe makes layoffs as gaming project stalls (January 30, 2018)
The Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe has laid off employees and closed its gaming agency amid uncertainty surrounding its long-delayed casino in Massachusetts.

Massachusetts casino under review after report of top executive's sexual misconduct
Regulation
Massachusetts casino under review after report of top executive's sexual misconduct (January 29, 2018)
A commercial casino in Massachusetts is being reviewed after The Wall Street Journal reported on numerous claims of sexual misconduct by mogul Steve Wynn.

Tribes falling behind on schedule for controversial casino in Connecticut
Casino Stalker | Compacts | Connecticut | Litigation
Tribes falling behind on schedule for controversial casino in Connecticut (January 17, 2018)
The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and the Mohegan Tribe remain committed to a new casino in Connecticut despite falling behind on their schedule.

Aquinnah Wampanoag Tribe moves forward with Class II gaming facility
Casino Stalker | Litigation
Aquinnah Wampanoag Tribe moves forward with Class II gaming facility (January 11, 2018)
The Aquinnah Wampanoag Tribe won't be using a community center for a new casino but gaming plans are still moving forward in Massachusetts.

Aquinnah Wampanoag Tribe hails win in long-running sovereignty case
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Aquinnah Wampanoag Tribe hails win in long-running sovereignty case (January 10, 2018)
The Aquinnah Wampanoag Tribe is once again calling for talks in Massachusetts after securing victory in a long-running sovereignty case.

Aquinnah Wampanoag Tribe scores big win in long-running sovereignty case
Casino Stalker | Litigation
Aquinnah Wampanoag Tribe scores big win in long-running sovereignty case (January 8, 2018)
The Aquinnah Wampanoag Tribe will finally be able to open a gaming facility after the U.S. Supreme Court put an end to a long-running sovereignty dispute.

Aquinnah Wampanoag Tribe in limbo as Supreme Court delays action in sovereignty dispute
Casino Stalker | Litigation
Aquinnah Wampanoag Tribe in limbo as Supreme Court delays action in sovereignty dispute (December 11, 2017)
While the U.S. Supreme Court has delivered good news to one tribe and its homelands, another must wait longer for an answer.

Tribes turn tables on non-Indian company intent on derailing new gaming facility
Casino Stalker | Compacts | Connecticut | Federal Register | Litigation
Tribes turn tables on non-Indian company intent on derailing new gaming facility (December 7, 2017)
Connecticut is getting 'played' by a non-Indian gaming company, the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and the Mohegan Tribe say.

Aquinnah Wampanoag Tribe awaits answer from Supreme Court in sovereignty case
Litigation
Aquinnah Wampanoag Tribe awaits answer from Supreme Court in sovereignty case (November 28, 2017)
The Aquinnah Wampanoag Tribe is hoping to move forward with a casino on its reservation, so long as the Supreme Court turns back opponents in Massachusetts.

Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe calls Trump team for help on eve of Thanksgiving
Casino Stalker | Land Acquisitions | Litigation
Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe calls Trump team for help on eve of Thanksgiving (November 22, 2017)
In his first Thanksgiving proclamation, President Trump credited the Wampanoag people with helping the Pilgrims survive. The tribe wants the favor returned.

Tribes report mixed slot machine returns as they press Trump team on casino
Casino Stalker | Connecticut
Tribes report mixed slot machine returns as they press Trump team on casino (November 16, 2017)
The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and the Mohegan Tribe saw mixed slot machine results last month as they await word from the Trump administration about their gaming agreements.

Lawmakers join tribes in pressing Trump team for firm response on new casino
Casino Stalker | Compacts | Connecticut | Federal Register
Lawmakers join tribes in pressing Trump team for firm response on new casino (November 8, 2017)
Lawmakers from Connecticut are supporting the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and the Mohegan Tribe as they seek a firm response from the Trump administration on plans for a new casino.

Tribes seek stronger response from Trump team on new casino in Connecticut
Casino Stalker | Compacts | Connecticut | Federal Register
Tribes seek stronger response from Trump team on new casino in Connecticut (November 1, 2017)
The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and the Mohegan Tribe honored a top Trump administration official but their gesture doesn't seem to have helped plans for a new casino in Connecticut.

Tribes spar with Obama's former Interior secretary over new casino in Connecticut
Casino Stalker | Compacts | Connecticut
Tribes spar with Obama's former Interior secretary over new casino in Connecticut (October 25, 2017)
The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and the Mohegan Tribe are battling a big foe as they pursue a new casino in Connecticut.

Mohegan Tribe believes Trump team accepted new casino despite murky response
Casino Stalker | Compacts | Connecticut
Mohegan Tribe believes Trump team accepted new casino despite murky response (September 27, 2017)
The Mohegan Tribe believes the Trump administration has approved a new casino in Connecticut despite a seemingly ambiguous letter.

Connecticut tribes can't get clear answer from Trump team on bid for new casino
Casino Stalker | Compacts | Connecticut
Connecticut tribes can't get clear answer from Trump team on bid for new casino (September 19, 2017)
Efforts by the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and the Mohegan Tribe to open a new casino in Connecticut appear to have hit a snag within the Trump administration.

Connecticut tribes see another win as court refuses to rehear casino challenge
Casino Stalker | Connecticut | Legislation | Litigation
Connecticut tribes see another win as court refuses to rehear casino challenge (September 11, 2017)
The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and the Mohegan Tribe have scored another win in their bid to open a new casino in Connecticut.

Eastern Pequot Tribal Nation questions legality of new casino in Connecticut
Connecticut | Openings & Closings
Eastern Pequot Tribal Nation questions legality of new casino in Connecticut (August 17, 2017)
The Eastern Pequot Tribal Nation is speaking out against a new casino in Connecticut.

Tribes report mixed results in slot machine revenues at casinos in Connecticut
Connecticut
Tribes report mixed results in slot machine revenues at casinos in Connecticut (August 15, 2017)
The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation saw a decline in slot machine revenues while the Mohegan Tribe reported an increase as both team up to address growing competition in New England.

Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe remains confident as Trump team reviews casino bid
Casino Stalker | Litigation | Openings & Closings
Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe remains confident as Trump team reviews casino bid (August 15, 2017)
The leader of the Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe remains confident of plans for a long-delayed casino even though the Trump administration was prepared to kill the project.

Casino opponents ask Supreme Court to hear Aquinnah Wampanoag Tribe case
Casino Stalker | Litigation
Casino opponents ask Supreme Court to hear Aquinnah Wampanoag Tribe case (August 9, 2017)
The Aquinnah Wampanoag Tribe has been trying to open a Class II gaming facility on its reservation but continues to see opposition in Massachusetts.

Tribes in Connecticut await federal approval of revised gaming agreements
Casino Stalker | Compacts | Connecticut
Tribes in Connecticut await federal approval of revised gaming agreements (August 1, 2017)
Lawmakers in Connecticut gave final approval to a bill that updates gaming agreements with the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and the Mohegan Tribe.

Connecticut tribes sign new gaming agreements to account for new casino
Compacts | Connecticut | Legislation
Connecticut tribes sign new gaming agreements to account for new casino (July 20, 2017)
The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and the Mohegan Tribe are another step closer to opening a new casino in Connecticut.

Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe urged to consider all options for stalled casino
Casino Stalker | Litigation | Openings & Closings
Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe urged to consider all options for stalled casino (July 20, 2017)
With its land-into-trust application in doubt, the Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe could revive its casino by seeking a commercial license from the state of Massachusetts.

Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation hits milestone on gaming revenues
Compacts | Connecticut
Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation hits milestone on gaming revenues (July 17, 2017)
Since 1993, the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation has shared $4 billion in slot machine revenues with the state of Connecticut.

Mohegan Tribe reports 7.6 percent increase in slot machine revenues
Connecticut
Mohegan Tribe reports 7.6 percent increase in slot machine revenues (July 14, 2017)
Mohegan Sun in Connecticut took in $49.2 million in June 2017, am increase from the same time last year.

Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe reportedly owes $347 million to casino firm
Business Deals | Litigation | Openings & Closings
Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe reportedly owes $347 million to casino firm (July 7, 2017)
The Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe is eager to restart work on its casino in Massachusetts and so is a key partner.

Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe gets another shot at casino land-into-trust
Casino Stalker
Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe gets another shot at casino land-into-trust (July 6, 2017)
The Trump administration is asking the Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe for more information about its land-into-trust application in Massachusetts.

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