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Foxwoods Resort Casino. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

July Betting And Revenue Up At Foxwoods, Down At Mohegan Sun

Foxwoods Resort Casino has reported gains in betting and revenue, while its Connecticut neighbor, Mohegan Sun, reported a drop in its financial results.

08/13/2015

MGM Grand Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

MGM Resorts Files Suit Against Connecticut Officials

MGM Resorts is suing top Connecticut officials, including Gov. Dannel P. Malloy, claiming the law he signed that could lead to a third tribal casino in the state is unconstitutional because it gives Connecticut’s tribes preferential treatment.

08/04/2015

Foxwoods Resort Casino. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Moody’s Sees Slight Improvement In US Casino Finances

In May, casino revenue rose in all states except Connecticut and New Jersey.

07/14/2015

Governor Malloy,  Budget Address (Courtesy CT-N)

Malloy To Sign Connecticut Casino Bill Into Law

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy plans to sign a bill into law creating a multi-step process for possibly opening a new tribal casino along the Connecticut border to fight out-of-state gambling […]

06/05/2015

File photo of Foxwoods Resort Casino. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Judge Dismisses Gamblers’ Lawsuit Against Foxwoods

A federal judge has dismissed a lawsuit against Foxwoods Resort Casino by three gamblers who claimed they were denied more than $1.1 million in winnings and lost their $1.6 million deposit because the Connecticut casino wrongly accused them of cheating.

06/02/2015

Slot Machine File Photo (Janice Brown/Getty Images)

Slots Revenue Up For Mohegan Sun, Down For Foxwoods In April

Winnings from slot machines were up 6 percent at Mohegan Sun in April but down 2.7 percent at the Foxwoods Resort Casino compared with the same month last year.

05/15/2015

Mohegan Tribal Council Chairman Kevin Brown holds a map showing the gambling business at stake from the Hartford area north, if a new casino opens in the Springfield area. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Report Says New Casinos Would Siphon Millions Of Dollars From State

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – A consultant hired by two Connecticut tribes says that new facilities planned in New York and Massachusetts could siphon away $570 million annually in gambling revenue from the state’s industry by […]

04/06/2015

File photo of gambling at a casino. (credit: LIONEL BONAVENTURE/AFP/Getty Images)

Schaghticoke Chief Wants Gambling Hall

Schaghticoke Indian Tribe says it may pursue a gambling hall on its small, nearly empty reservation alongside the
Appalachian Trail.

03/12/2015

Mohegan Tribal Council Chairman Kevin Brown holds a map showing the gambling business at stake from the Hartford area north, if a new casino opens in the Springfield area. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Lawmakers, Tribes Voice Support For New Casinos

A coalition of Connecticut legislators, the state’s two federally recognized Indian tribes and union leaders are backing a bill that would allow up to three new, smaller casinos to help combat gambling competition in neighboring states.

03/10/2015

Foxwoods Casino (Credit, Edward Main)

Foxwoods Convict Hiring Challenge Heard In Tribal Court

The court operated by the tribe that owns the Foxwoods Resort Casino has heard a challenge over the hiring of a former tribal councilor who had been convicted of theft charges.

12/18/2014

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