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.

Latest stories

State lawmakers are mulling legalization of online gambling

By , Globe Staff

Some say such a move would make Mass. a leader in gambling technology.

Slot parlor revenue falls, but in a short month

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Gambling revenue at Plainridge Park Casino stayed above $12 million in February, but just barely.

In casino competition, Connecticut scrambles to protect its turf

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The Mashantucket Pequot and Mohegan tribes chose East Windsor, Conn., to host a proposed casino less than 20 miles from Springfield.

SJC remands Mohegan Sun suit against gaming commission

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The state’s highest court ruled that Mohegan Sun can continue to pursue its claims that it received unfair treatment when its application for a casino license three years ago was denied.