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Former Tribal Chairman Appeals Theft Conviction

A former leader of the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation imprisoned for stealing from the tribe is appealing his conviction.

04/03/2014

Foxwoods Resort Casino (Photo Credit: Foxwoods)

Imprisoned Ex-Chairman Banished By Mashantuckets

A former chairman of the tribe that owns the Foxwoods Resort Casino has been banished from its reservation following his conviction on federal theft charges.

03/17/2014

MIAMI GARDENS, FL - DECEMBER 15: Marcus Thigpen #34 of the Miami Dolphins scores a touchdown during a game against the New England Patriots at Sun Life Stadium on December 15, 2013 in Miami Gardens, Florida. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

A Patriots Comeback Bid Finally Falls Short In Loss To Dolphins

Coming 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.

12/16/2013

The view from the observation tower overlooking Foxwoods casino area at the Mashantucket Pequot Museum and Research Center

Former Tribal Chairman Files Appeal

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) _ An appeal notice has been filed by the former chairman of the tribe that owns Foxwoods Resort Casino who was convicted of embezzling tribal funds. The Day of New London […]

12/10/2013

Foxwoods Resort Casino (Photo Credit: Foxwoods)

Formal Tribal Chairman Sentenced

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) _ The former chairman of the tribe that owns Foxwoods Resort Casino has been sentenced to 18 months in prison for embezzling more than $100,000 from the tribe. U.S. District Court […]

11/19/2013

New Haven Federal Court. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Plea Deal Possible In Tribe Theft Case

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 […]

09/03/2013

The view from the observation tower overlooking Foxwoods casino area at the Mashantucket Pequot Museum and Research Center

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.

01/07/2013

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