Massachusetts Gaming

Massachusetts Gaming Commission Discusses Ongoing Applicant Investigations Process

On April 11, 2013 the Massachusetts Gaming Commission held its 63rd public meeting.  Highlights from the meeting included: Investigations The Commission discussed the ongoing investigations process.  Investigations are proceeding, although it is unclear whether the Commission will be able to meet its April 30 deadline for the Category 2 applicants. …

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Mass. Gaming Commission Discusses IEB Process, Timeline and Other Topics in Weekly Meeting

By Bob Crawford and Eleanor Simon On April 4, 2013, the Massachusetts Gaming Commission held its 62nd public meeting.  In addition to the discussion on Region C, the commissioners heard from Director Wells on investigations developments, Ombudsman Ziemba on community progress, and Director Durenberger on Racing Division matters.  Highlights from…

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Mass. Gaming Commission Discusses Region C Process, New Website, License Category Declaration ...

On Feb. 21, 2013, the Massachusetts Gaming Commission held its 53rd public meeting.  Highlights from the meeting included: Region C Update The Commissioners briefly discussed next steps with respect to Region C, the Southeastern Massachusetts region, which is currently closed to any commercial casino facilities as the Mashpee Wampanoag pursue…

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Massachusetts Legislators Splash the Pot – File Several New Gaming and Gambling Bills

By Bob Crawford and Beth Withers The bill-filing period for the Massachusetts 2013-2014 legislative session has concluded and eight bills were filed that are related to gambling in some respect.  This is not surprising, given that An Act Establishing Expanded Gaming in the Commonwealth (the “Expanded Gaming Bill”) just passed during the…

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