Casino Gambling

A rendering of the originally proposed Suffolk Downs Casino. (Courtesy: Elkus Manfredi Architects)

Keller @ Large: East Boston Vote For Suffolk Downs Casino May Be Unconstitutional

A casino vote on a planned billion-dollar compex for Suffolk Downs may be unconstitutional. Jon Keller is at large.


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Taunton Residents Vote To Support Proposed Resort Casino

The Mashpee Wampanoag tribe got a vote of confidence from Taunton residents as the tribe pushes forward with plans to develop a $500 million resort casino.


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Lakeville Voters Overwhelmingly Reject Casino Plan

Voters in Lakeville voted overwhelmingly against a casino proposed by the Wampanoag tribe of Aquinnah.


An artist rendering of the Wynn casino proposed for Foxboro. (Image courtesy: Mills & Company)

Monday’s Election Could Tilt Casino Debate In Foxboro

What would ordinarily be a routine municipal election may essentially be the first opportunity for local voters to weigh in on a proposed casino since passage of the state’s new gambling law.


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Coakley Names 2nd Casino Oversight Panel Member

Attorney General Martha Coakley has named retired New Jersey State Police Lt. Col. Gayle Cameron to the panel overseeing casino gambling in Massachusetts.


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New Mass. Gaming Chief Seeks ‘Creative’ Casino Bids

The head of the state’s gaming commission has some advice for would-be casino developers lining up to cash in on Massachusetts’ new gambling law.


The Krafts own the parcel across from Gillette Stadium but have not reached any agreement to lease it.

Foxboro Residents Meet To Discuss Proposed Casino

Hundreds of Foxboro residents packed a planning board meeting to weigh in on a proposal by Robert Kraft and Steve Wynn to build a resort casino near Gillette Stadium.


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Western Mass. Residents Hear Casino Plan For Springfield

A company that hopes to build a casino in Springfield is assuring local residents that it doesn’t have a glitzy Las Vegas-style resort in mind.


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New Policing Units Will Monitor New Mass. Casinos

When Massachusetts lawmakers crafted the state’s casino law, they also created a new network of law enforcement agencies aimed at keeping an eye on the gambling facilities.


Deval Patrick signs the casino bill into law.

Gov. Patrick Signs Bill Legalizing 3 Casinos, 1 Slots Parlor

GGov. Deval Patrick has signed a bill legalizing casinos in Mass. that supporters say will create 1000’s of jobs while generating hundreds of millions in revenues.





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