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Filed Under: Connecticut
Mashantucket Tribe extends agreement for $1.7B casino debt (07/01)
Revenues at the Foxwoods Resort Casino fell after the national economic recession and the tribe is facing even more competition for gaming dollars.

Filed Under: Connecticut | Legislation | Openings and Closings
Connecticut tribes welcome delay in commercial casino project (06/29)
The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and the Mohegan Tribe are hoping to beat Massachusetts in the New England casino race.

Filed Under: Connecticut | Litigation
Mohegan Tribe's casino employee faces lawsuit over accident (06/23)
The dispute stems from an October 2011 incident in which a limousine driven by a Mohegan Sun employee struck another vehicle.

Filed Under: Connecticut | Legislation
Connecticut governor signs measure for another tribal casino (06/23)
The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and the Mohegan Tribe warn of job and revenue losses unless Connecticut responds to growing competition.

Filed Under: Connecticut | Litigation
Mohegan Tribe settles suit from injured casino patron for $775K (06/19)
Salvatore Vizzo was injured while riding in a limousine driven by an employee at Mohegan Sun.

Filed Under: Connecticut | Opinion
David Collins: Tribes keep gaming dollars at home in Connecticut (06/18)
Here's hoping that Connecticut lawmakers continue to see the wisdom of giving the tribes at least one satellite near the Massachusetts border, to help keep at home Connecticut gambling dollars.

Filed Under: Connecticut | New York
Connecticut tribes report flat or declining slot machine revenues (06/16)
The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation saw a slight decline while the Mohegan Tribe was essentially flat.

Filed Under: Connecticut | Legislation
Mashantucket Tribe moves quickly to fill 200 positions at casino (06/09)
An executive at Foxwoods Resort Casino said business has been improving as non-gaming options expand.

Filed Under: Connecticut | Legislation
Connecticut governor to sign measure for one more tribal casino (06/08)
The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and the Mohegan Tribe hope to prevent job and revenue losses as gaming options expand in New England.

Filed Under: Connecticut | Opinion
Editorial: No guarantee of success for new casino in Connecticut (06/01)
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy was still deciding this weekend whether to sign legislation approved early Friday that would lead to possibly opening a new tribal casino along the Connecticut-Massachusetts border.

Filed Under: Connecticut | Legislation
Bill for one more tribal casino in Connecticut sent to governor (05/29)
The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and the Mohegan Tribe believe another casino will help address competition from neighboring Massachusetts.

Filed Under: Connecticut | Legislation
Connecticut tribes counting up votes on bill for one more casino (05/28)
The legislative session ends on June 3 so time is running out on the bill that tribes say will protect jobs and the economy.

Filed Under: Connecticut | Legislation
Tribes hail movement on bill for one more casino in Connecticut (05/21)
The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and the Mohegan Tribe hope the new casino will help address competition in neighboring Massachusetts.

Filed Under: Compacts | Connecticut | Legislation
Connecticut lawmakers consider bill for one more tribal casino (05/20)
The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and the Mohegan Tribe are urging support for the new version of the gaming measure.

Filed Under: Compacts | Connecticut | Legislation
New bill limits Connecticut tribes to one more gaming facility (05/19)
The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and the Mohegan Tribe are looking to head off competition from neighboring Massachusetts.

Filed Under: Connecticut | Legislation | New York
Tribes in Connecticut plan $900M investment in new casinos (05/08)
The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and the Mohegan Tribe want to open as many as three 'satellite' casinos around the state.

Filed Under: Business Deals | Casino Stalker | Connecticut
Cowlitz Tribe and Mohegan Tribe committed to casino project (05/07)
The two tribes expect to break ground on the Cowlitz Casino and Entertainment Resort in Washington later this year.

Filed Under: Connecticut | Legislation
Connecticut tribes push plan to open new casinos around state (05/05)
The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and the Mohegan Tribe are seeking legislative approval for as many as three additional casinos.

Filed Under: Connecticut | Opinion
Opinion: Bid for more Connecticut casinos comes down to money (05/01)
The tribes and their allies want the state to bestow on them a privilege denied everyone else: the right to build a casino. This will strike most people as unfair.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker | Litigation
Cowlitz Tribe aims to start construction on casino later in year (04/28)
The Cowlitz Casino and Entertainment Resort has been delayed by litigation but construction could start later this year with union hands.

Filed Under: Business Deals | Connecticut | Legislation | Openings and Closings
Mashantucket Tribe plans grand opening for casino outlet mall (04/22)
The 320,000-square-foot Tanger Outlets at the Foxwoods Resort Casino debuts on May 21.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker | Compacts | Connecticut | Legislation
Bill for more tribally-operated casinos advances in Connecticut (04/21)
The bill authorizes as many as three new facilities but it was written to avoid the Indian Gaming Regulatory Act.

Filed Under: Business Deals | Casino Stalker
Mohegan Tribe announces plans for $5B casino in South Korea (04/21)
Chairman Kevin Brown signed a memorandum of understanding at a ceremony in Seoul, the nation's capital.

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: Business Deals | Connecticut
Mohegan Tribe went to South Korea to discuss potential casino (04/16)
Chairman Kevin Brown led a small delegation to the East Asian nation but a deal hasn't been finalized, a gaming executive said.

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 | Litigation
Mohegan Tribe protected from discrimination lawsuits at casino (04/08)
The 2nd Circuit Court of Appeals determined that a former employee can't sue under the Civil Rights Act or the Age Discrimination in Employment Act.

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.

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