Louisiana governor won't negotiate with tribe (April 13, 2005)

Louisiana Gov. Kathleen Blanco (D) told the Jena Band of Choctaws Indians on Tuesday that she will not negotiate a Class III compact with the tribe and will fight the tribe's casino efforts. In a letter [Text], Blanco said the...

Trump claims he was cheated out of tribal deal (April 13, 2005)

Casino mogul Donald Trump claims he has been cheated out of yet another tribal casino deal. Trump is already suing the Eastern Pequot Tribal Nation of Connecticut and the tribe's backers. He says he was promised a casino when the...

Snoqualmie Tribe's casino partners in bankruptcy (April 13, 2005)

Officials with the Snoqualmie Tribe of Washington may have to find new partners for their proposed casino. The tribe's investors, MGU and MGU Development, filed for bankruptcy in Arizona. Two businessmen are disputing who owns which company, The Seattle Times...