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The Boston Globe


Gaming panel won’t extend deadline

One by one, the Massachusetts Gaming Commission dispatched appeals Thursday after­noon from three developers and one mayor seeking exten­sion of the deadline for gambling license applications.

“We are trying as hard as we can to move forward expeditiously to achieve the goal that the statute requires and issue these licenses,” Commissioner James McHugh said in arguing that granting an extension would slow the process.

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