Cheryl Andrews-Maltais

Patrick To Meet With Wampanoag Of Aquinnah On Casino Plan
Patrick To Meet With Wampanoag Of Aquinnah On Casino Plan
Gov. Deval Patrick says he plans to meet with leaders of the Wampanoag of Aquinnah but does not anticipate a change in the state's position that the Martha's Vineyard-based tribe is ineligible for casino gambling.  Tribal chairwoman Cheryl Andrews-Maltais announced this week that the tribe had received federal approval to open a small casino on tribal land. She...
Wampanoag Tribe of Aquinnah Eyes Casino On Martha's Vineyard
Wampanoag Tribe of Aquinnah Eyes Casino On Martha's Vineyard
A Martha's Vineyard-based Indian tribe is claiming to have won federal approval to open a gambling facility on the island. The Wampanoag Tribe of Aquinnah, a federally-recognized tribe, issued a statement on Tuesday saying it planned to move ahead with plans to convert an unfinished community center on tribal lands into a temporary Class II gambling facility. Such ...