Tag Archives: Mohegan Tribal Gaming Authority
- Mohegan Sun Pocono exec gets 32 months for slots scam
June 16, 2017
A former top exec at Pennsylvania’s Mohegan Sun Pocono casino has been sentenced to nearly three years in prison for his role in a scam that took the casino for over $422k. On Friday, Robert Joseph Pellegrini, who acted as the Pocono casino’s VP of player development until his January...
- Connecticut legislators approve tribes’ joint venture casino plan
June 7, 2017
Connecticut legislators have approved a joint venture casino project by the state’s two tribal gaming operators, but MGM Resorts says it will continue to fight the plan in federal court. On Tuesday, with the clock ticking on the legislature’s current session, the state Assembly voted 103 to 46 in favor...
- Connecticut senate greenlights Mohegan-Mashantucket casino project
May 24, 2017
It's back to the drawing board for MGM Resorts International after their intense lobbying failed to stop the state Senate from approving a new satellite casino in Connecticut. Voting 24-12, the state Senate gave the Mohegan and Mashantucket Pequot tribes the thumbs up to build a casino in East Windsor,...
- Connecticut guv sides with tribes on third casino plan
May 23, 2017
Connecticut’s governor has told state legislators that the only casino expansion proposal he’ll sign is one that doesn’t interfere with the state’s existing exclusivity deal with two gaming tribes. Last Friday, Connecticut Gov. Dannel Malloy (pictured) waded into the contentious debate over whether the state should (a) permit the Mohegan...
- Mohegan Sun, Incheon Airport ink new casino agreements
May 8, 2017
U.S. tribal casino operator Mohegan Sun has forged new agreements with Incheon International Airport Corp. (IIAC) in connection with its planned casino project in Incheon, South Korea. Mitchell Etess, president and chief executive of Mohegan Sun, announced that his group had signed a development services agreement with IIAC concerning the...
- Mohegan tribe wins court ruling re Wynn’s Boston-area casino
March 11, 2017
Casino operator Mohegan Sun has been granted permission to pursue its lawsuit against the Massachusetts Gaming Commission (MGC) over the awarding of the Boston-area casino license. The Connecticut-based Mohegan Tribe sued the MGC in January 2015, a few months after the MGC awarded the sole Boston-area casino license to Wynn...
No, Las Vegas Sands is not buying Wynn Resorts
March 17, 2017
Genting Malaysia may lose $274M on Mass. casino bet
May 23, 2017