Mashpee Chairman Indicted Over Alleged Casino Graft

  • Mashpee Wampanoag chairman removed from office after federal bribery indictment
  • Former chairman Cedric Cromwell pleads not guilty, released on $25,000 bond
  • Mashpee casino project remains stalled over lawsuit with the federal government¬†¬†

The chairman of the Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe was removed from office late Friday after he and the owner of a Rhode Island architecture firm were arrested in connection with a bribery scheme involving plans to build a $1bn casino in Massachusetts.

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