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(SPRINGFIELD, Mass.) (WGGB)–While the Massachusetts Gaming Commission holds final public hearings on MGM’s Springfield casino proposal. both sides await the ruling by the state supreme court on whether voters will have the final say on the… Read more

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BOSTON (AP) — As gambling regulators move closer to awarding the state’s first resort casino license, a new poll suggests that many residents still have doubts about whether Massachusetts should host casino gambling at all. A Suffolk… Read more

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BOSTON (AP) — MGM Resorts International is nearing a final ruling on its bid to become Massachusetts’ first licensed casino operator, with a proposed $800 million project in Springfield. Starting Tuesday, the Massachusetts Gaming Commission will… Read more

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SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB)–Springfield’s Historical Commission continues to work with MGM to preserve some of the city’s history while plans for developing an $800 million casino continue. MGM and the commission have come to agreement on not… Read more

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By PHILIP MARCELO, Associated Press BOSTON (AP) — State gambling regulators say they’ll begin the final, four-day long deliberation on awarding Massachusetts’ first Las Vegas-style casino license on June 10. The Massachusetts Gaming… Read more

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MASHANTUCKET, Conn. (AP) — Foxwoods Resort Casino has announced plans to cut some hours of operation on portion of its gaming floor. A memo to employees obtained by The Day of New London says the casino will shut down slot machines and some… Read more

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By PHILIP MARCELO, Associated Press BOSTON (AP) — Boston Mayor Martin Walsh has lost a bid to give city residents a chance to vote on casinos proposed for neighboring Everett and Revere. The Massachusetts Gaming Commission agreed in… Read more

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By PHILIP MARCELO, Associated Press BOSTON (AP) — Both sides in the casino gambling debate are encouraged by the questions asked by Massachusetts supreme court justices in a case centered on a proposed voter referendum repealing the state’s… Read more

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BOSTON (AP) — The fate of casino gambling in Massachusetts may hinge on a case before the state’s highest court. The Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court is set to hear arguments Monday over an effort to place a question on the November ballot… Read more

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BOSTON (WGGB) — It appears we are weeks away from knowing if MGM will be granted a license to open and operate a casino in the Bay State. At a meeting Friday, the Mass. Gaming Commission discussed that they are aiming to issue the Region B -… Read more

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BOSTON (AP) — State Attorney General Martha Coakley’s office and a group of Massachusetts residents have filed their final legal arguments as the state’s highest court prepares to take up an appeal centered on a proposed November ballot… Read more

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By PHILIP MARCELO, Associated Press BOSTON (AP) — Casino giant MGM is asking Massachusetts gambling regulators to slow down the process of collecting required state fees for a casino license in the state’s western region as it seeks to… Read more

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BOSTON (AP) — Massachusetts Attorney General Martha Coakley is defending her decision to exclude from the November ballot a voter referendum calling for repeal of the state’s 2011 gambling law. Coakley’s office filed a 111-page brief… Read more

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BOSTON (AP) — A delay in licensing the sole eastern Massachusetts resort casino could have at least a short-term impact on state finances. Budget-writers anticipated the $85 million licensing payment before the end of the current fiscal year…. Read more

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BOSTON (AP) — The state gambling commission will call a public hearing next month to consider Boston’s bid to be declared a host community for proposed casinos in Everett and Revere. The five-member Massachusetts Gaming Commission voted… Read more