Tag Archives: Ralph Torres
- Northern Marianas governor blocks poker bill
May 30, 2018
Northern Marianas Gov. Ralph Torres has rejected a bill that will allow the operations of poker arcades in select Saipan villages.
- Saipan governor defends commonwealth’s casino revenue reliance
September 29, 2017
Gov. Ralph Torres has defended the Commonwealth of Northern Marianas Islands’ (CNMI) reliance on the casino industry as its primary cash cow.
- Controversial Saipan casino bill OK’d, but governor rejects tax credit provision
December 8, 2015
Saipan now has a new casino law, but it left much to be desired. Acting Gov. Ralph Torres finally signed the controversial bill last week.
FBI raids offices of Saipan casino operator Imperial Pacific
March 31, 2017