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What Happens In Taunton, Stays In Taunton

The Mashpee Wampanoag have reached a deal with the Governor, an important step in their effort to win federal approval to host tribal gaming. "But the agreement, known under federal law as a compact, does not in itself guarantee there will ever be a casino at the tribe's chosen site in Taunton. Stubborn legal obstacles remain that could delay final approval for years, if not forever." [Boston Globe]