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Massachusetts gambling regulators voted unanimously Tuesday to allow a casino proposal at Suffolk Downs race track to go forward. But there's a hitch.
In Massachusetts, a dozen communities in Hampshire and Franklin counties actually banned e-cigarette use in the workplace years ago.
MGM Resorts appears to have cleared a major hurdle in its quest to build an $800 million casino in Springfield.
There's a big test on Monday for MGM's proposal to build a casino in downtown Springfield. The Massachusetts Gaming Commission holds a hearing to discuss the company's background check.
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To determine whether a casino applicant is "suitable," the commission's staff looks at the company's finances, along with its "integrity, honesty, good character and reputation."