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- Aquinnah Wampanoag win fight over Martha’s Vineyard casino
April 11, 2017
A casino may be coming to Martha’s Vineyard after a federal appeals court ruled in favor of the Aquinnah Wampanoag tribe. On Tuesday, a three-judge panel of the US Court of Appeals for the First Circuit unanimously overturned a 2015 lower court decision that blocked the Wampanoag’s plans to build...
- Tribe secures gov’t backing in Martha’s Vineyard casino bid
June 7, 2016
The Aquinnah Wampanoag tribe has gained a crucial support in its long-running effort to open a casino on Martha’s Vineyard. Members of the Aquinnah Wampanoag are currently in the middle of appealing a U.S. District Court judge’s decision to veto the tribe’s right to run a casino on grounds that...
- Massachusetts Gaming Commission to decide Brockton casino in March
February 3, 2016
The fate of the proposed casino in Brockton Massachusetts will be revealed in less than a month. The Massachusetts Gaming Commission has scheduled a final public input meeting for the proposed Brockton casino on March 1. There won’t be any decision at the meeting but rather an opportunity for MGC...
- Mass Governor seeks to block Indian tribe’s gambling plans
December 6, 2013
As if Massachusetts isn't already knee deep in its casino licensing issues, state governor Deval Patrick stirred up a nest earlier this week by filing a lawsuit to block a proposed gaming facility on Martha's Vineyard. With the suit, Patrick is seeking action from the Supreme Judicial Court to uphold...
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