MGM Winning the Battle in CT by Outspending the Rest

The Mashantucket Pequot and Mohegan tribal nations were set to begin work on dismantling the abandoned Showcase Cinamas in East Windsor where the joint venture of MMCT were to build a casino. Let’s face it, it was intended to be a quick reaction to save jobs and revenue going over the border to Springfield . … Continue reading MGM Winning the Battle in CT by Outspending the Rest

CT Casino Expansion Attracting Lots of Attention

The proposal for an additional casino two years ago, voted to keep jobs and gambling revenue in the state, has caused quite a stir. The $900 million MGM Resort in Springfield, Mass., well under construction, is threatening to lure away business from Connecticut's two Tribal casinos. While Foxwoods and Mohegan Sun's gaming revenue declined almost … Continue reading CT Casino Expansion Attracting Lots of Attention

MGM’s Real Intentions in Suing Connecticut

MGM continues to pursue it's litigation with the State of Connecticut concerning a third casino, saying it "... is the result of an illegal and unfair gaming act..." according to the Equal Protection Clause of the 14th Amendment.  Essentially, the 14th amendment addresses "Equal justice under law" and mostly refers to states rights against discrimination. According … Continue reading MGM’s Real Intentions in Suing Connecticut