Monthly Archives: August 2016

TRIBE APPLAUDS JUSTICE DEPARTMENT MOTION ON MASHPEE LAND IN TRUST DECISION

Mashpee Wampanoag Tribal leaders are applauding today’s decision by the U.S. Justice Department’s to push for reconsideration of a historic court decision that threatens to take away their recently designated Indian reservation. “We applaud the Justice Department’s decision. We’ve been … Continue reading

Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe wants to be part of land trust case

The Mashpee Wampanoag tribe, stung by a judge’s ruling last month against its planned casino in Taunton, sought permission Monday to become a party to the lawsuit that could decide the fate of the $1 billion project. In a 22-page … Continue reading