Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation
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 […]
A former leader of the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation imprisoned for stealing from the tribe is appealing his conviction.
The former treasurer for the tribe that owns and operates the Foxwoods Resort Casino is asking to be spared prison time for theft, saying he reformed himself after the sudden wealth of his tribe led to a false sense of entitlement.
MASHANTUCKET, Conn. (AP) – A union for table game dealers at the Foxwoods Resort Casino says the management is eliminating 125 jobs. Local 2121 of the United Auto Workers says Foxwoods informed them Wednesday of […]
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – The tribe that owns the Foxwoods Resort Casino says it will not appeal a ruling that prevented it from blocking collection of local and state property taxes on slot machines. The […]
A casino tower that was added to the Foxwoods Resort Casino in 2008 will no longer carry the name MGM Grand, both sides said Monday.
MASHANTUCKET, Conn. (AP) _ The former treasurer for the Mashantucket Pequots is due in federal court in New Haven for a change-of-plea hearing. Steven Thomas has pleaded not guilty to charges that he stole $700,000 […]
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ The treasurer of the tribe that owns the Foxwoods Resort Casino is exploring the possibility of a plea agreement as he faces trial on charges that he stole more than $700,000 […]
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) _ A federal jury will hear closing arguments before beginning deliberations in the trial of a former chairman of the tribe that owns Connecticut’s Foxwoods Resort Casino. Michael Thomas is accused […]
The former chairman of the tribe that runs one of the world’s largest casinos and his brother, the tribe’s current treasurer, pleaded not guilty Monday to charges that they stole more than $800,000 from their Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation.