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US Court Upholds Conviction Of Ex-Pequot ChairmanA federal appeals court on Friday upheld the conviction of a former Mashantucket Pequot chairman who was found guilty of embezzling more than $100,000 from the tribe.
Ex-Pequot Chairman Appeals Embezzlement ConvictionAn attorney for the former Mashantucket Pequot leader convicted of embezzling from the tribe has told a U.S. appeals court that his client was blocked from preventing key evidence at trial.
Former Tribal Chairman Appeals Theft ConvictionA former leader of the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation imprisoned for stealing from the tribe is appealing his conviction.
Imprisoned Ex-Chairman Banished By MashantucketsA former chairman of the tribe that owns the Foxwoods Resort Casino has been banished from its reservation following his conviction on federal theft charges.
A Patriots Comeback Bid Finally Falls Short In Loss To DolphinsComing into Sunday's game against the Miami Dolphins, the New England Patriots had made a habit out of overcoming fourth-quarter deficits. If you play with fire enough times, you eventually get burned.
Former Tribal Chairman Files Appeal
Formal Tribal Chairman Sentenced
Plea Deal Possible In Tribe Theft Case
Tribal Leaders Plead Not Guilty In Theft Case 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.