Comments for: Massachusetts gives green light to MGM’s casino plan

Posted June 13, 2014, at 4:21 p.m.

BOSTON — Massachusetts will award Las Vegas developer MGM Resorts International the state’s first license to operate a gambling casino, pending a challenge by anti-gambling activists, officials said on Friday. MGM wants to build an $800 million casino in Springfield, 90 miles west of Boston, but has faced opposition from …

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