Eastern Pequots

Eastern Pequot Chairman Slams Federal Recognition ChangeThe chairman of the Eastern Pequot Tribe says ``dirty politics'' are to blame for a federal rule preventing his tribe and two others from reapplying for recognition.
Connecticut Delegation Says Tribal Recognition Change Would Hurt Connecticut
Judge Dismisses Eastern Pequot Recognition EffortA judge has dismissed a bid by the Eastern Pequots to gain federal recognition that would qualify them for certain financial aid and the right to have land taken into federal trust for casino development.