Caesars Sues Mass. Gaming Head Over Conflicts Of Interest

Law360, Los Angeles (December 12, 2013, 5:03 PM EST) -- Caesars Massachusetts Management Co. LLC is accusing the state's top gaming regulator of having conflicts of interest that forced it to pull out of a $1 billion casino-resort project in East Boston, according to a suit filed Wednesday in Massachusetts federal court.

Caesars claims Massachusetts Gaming Commission Chair Stephen P. Crosby's friendship with a landowner led him to favor a Wynn Resorts Ltd.-backed venture's bid for another casino project after the commission raised concerns over a Caesars investment partner's alleged ties to the Russian mafia....
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Case Information

Case Title

Caesars Massachusetts Development Company, LLC et al v. Crosby

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Nature of Suit

Civil Rights: Other


Nathaniel M. Gorton

Date Filed

December 11, 2013

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