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MGM Resorts files federal lawsuit against the US Interior Department over East Windsor, Connecticut tribal casino

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In the seemingly endless drama surrounding a proposed East Windsor casino, American global hospitality and entertainment company, MGM Resorts International has sued the U.S. Interior Department over changes it approved in the state’s gaming compacts with the Mashantucket Pequot and Mohegan Indians in March. Filed on August 7 in U.S. District Court in Washington, ...

Connecticut legislators propose measure to bring a tribal casino to Bridgeport

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In Connecticut and a bipartisan group of legislators has reportedly proposed a piece of legislation that would allow the state’s two federally-recognized tribes to build and operate a casino for the city of Bridgeport. Sportsbetting prospects: According to a Wednesday report from the Hartford Courant newspaper, the measure is set to be considered at ...

Sportsbooks coming to North Carolina’s pair of tribal casinos

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Only three days after North Carolina Governor, Roy Cooper, signed legislation that legalized sportsbetting and the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians has reportedly announced plans to premiere sportsbooks at both of the southern state’s casinos. Double delight: According to a Monday report from The Cherokee One Feather newspaper, the federally-recognized tribe owns the Harrah’s ...