Tag Archives: Mashantucket Pequot Nation

Federal Court Dismisses Constitutional Tort Claims against Foxwoods

Here are the materials in Edwards v. Foxwoods Resort Casino (E.D. N.Y.): 1-1 Complaint 9-1 Motion to Dismiss 11 Opposition 12 Reply 13 DCT Order

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Federal Court Dismisses Connecticut & Mashantucket Pequot Claims re: Gaming Procedures

Here are the materials in State of Connecticut v. Zinke (D.D.C.): 1 Complaint 9 Plaintiffs MSJ 11-1 MGM Motion to Intervene 18 Interior Motion for Partial Dismiss 22 Interior Opposotion to 11 23 Plaintiffs Opposition to 11 27 Plaintiffs Oppositon … Continue reading

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Conn. and Tribes Sue Interior For Failure to Publish Gaming Compact Amendments

Here is the complaint in the matter of State of Connecticut et al v. Zinke et al, 17-cv-02564 (D.D.C. Nov. 29, 2017): Doc. 1 – Civil Cover Sheet and Complaint With the State of Connecticut, the Mohegan and Mashantucket Pequot … Continue reading

Posted in Author: Sarah Donnelly, IGRA, Indian gaming, Research | Tagged , , , , ,

News Profile of Tribal Marriage Equality Initiatives

Here is “These Native-American Tribes Are Pioneering Marriage Equality:The Puyallup Tribe is the latest to join a growing list of Native-American tribes legalizing same-sex marriage, many in states that have banned it.”

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Second Circuit Briefs in US v. Thomas (Former Mashantucket Pequot Chair)

Here: Thomas Opening Brief US Brief Thomas Reply Brief TK Lower court materials here.

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AmLawDaily Coverage of Foxwoods Restructuring Deal

Here. An excerpt: Though Yoon won’t say if Weil is handling other Indian casino matters, there is likely be more such work for some work to snap up in the not-too-distant future. Moody’s downgraded its ratings on several Indian-owned casino … Continue reading

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Second Circuit Affirms Dismissal of Gambling Addict’s Suit against Foxwoods

Here is the order in Tassone v. Foxwoods Resort Casino: CA2 Summary Order Briefs are here. Lower court materials here.

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Michael and Steven Thomas Indictments

Here: Michael Thomas Indictment Steven Thomas Indictment News coverage here. Our prior post here.

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Second Circuit Briefs in Gambling Addict’s Suit against Foxwoods

Here are the briefs in Tassone v. Foxwoods Resort Casino: Tassone Brief Foxwoods Brief

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Mashantucket Pequot Refinancing Information

Here: MPN Bondholder Presentation Aug 2012 MPN Bondholder Presentation Sept 2012 News coverage here. MPN press release here.

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