Tag Archives: New England
- New England septuagenarians with mob ties admit to running extortion scheme for years
December 16, 2015
Two New England men in their 70s are heading to prison after admitting in a federal court to running an extortion scheme for years. On Monday, Antonio “Spucky” Spagnolo, 73, and Pryce “Stretch” Quintina, 75, pleaded guilty to charges of conspiracy to affect commerce by extortion, MassLive.com reported. Prosecutors claimed...
- Notorious bank robber claims New England slots market not saturated
September 22, 2010
Over 100 gaming industry analysts and execs recently assembled in Connecticutt to discuss the New England land-based casino business. The big question on everyone’s mind was, if Massachusetts were to legalize casinos, would the fallout for other New England states that already offer gambling – like Connecticut’s Indian-run casinos and...
Genting Malaysia may lose $274M on Mass. casino bet
May 23, 2017