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Ledyard, Connecticut / Casino Gambling / Indians #150199

ABC Evening News for Friday, Sep 03, 1993
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(Studio: Renee Poussaint) Report introduced.

(On the Mashantucket Pequot Indian reservation: Jim Hickey) Opening by the Pequot Indians of a new gambling casino in Ledyard, Connecticut, and the land issues it has raised featured; scenes shown. [Casino president Mickey BROWN - comments.] [Residents Bill and Diane GEER - oppose allowing Indians to get tax-free land.] [Farmer Arthur DAWLEY, casino senior president Bruce KIRCHNER - offer differing opinions on land acquisition.]

{Note: show was recorded in black & white}

Hickey, Jim;
Poussaint, Renee

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