Sean P. Murphy

A reporter at the Globe since 1987, Sean P. Murphy covers casinos, gambling and horse racing. A member of the Massachusetts Bar, he is a graduate of Tufts University and Suffolk Law School. Murphy also teaches journalism at Suffolk University.

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In casino deal, feds felt the heat from Mass.

By , Globe Staff

An official recalled Governor Deval Patrick telling him, “You know this is Massachusetts. We’re special up here. This is a special thing.”

Maine councilor urges support for Revere slots parlor

By , Globe Staff

The Bangor official urged state voters to keep an open mind on the ballot question.

Slots parlor group hires casino developer

By , Globe Staff

The slots parlor proposal will be brought to a statewide vote in the November election.

Waterfront restaurant Boston hoped for might not happen

By , Globe Staff

The longstanding proposal to open a restaurant at the tip of Boston’s Long Wharf was dealt a possibly decisive setback.