United Keetoowah Band seeks casino in Arkansas (March 29, 2006)

The United Keetoowah Band in Oklahoma is seeking federal approval to open a casino and hotel on 10 acres in Fort Smith, Arkansas. Fort Smith is located a few miles across the border from Oklahoma. The tribe has partnered with...

Editorial: Opposition to Cowlitz Tribe's casino growing (March 29, 2006)

"Opposition to the Cowlitz Tribe's proposed casino near La Center has grown to bi-state proportions, and Clark County residents should not be particular about one source of funding for that opposition. After all, the enemy of our enemy is our...

Internet gaming bills include some exemptions (March 29, 2006)

Two bills that would ban Internet gaming include exemptions for certain types of gaming, The Hill newspaper reports. Rep. Bob Goodlatte (R-Virginia) introduced H.R.4777, the Internet Gambling Prohibition Act, while Rep. Jim Leach (R-Iowa) is sponsoring H.R.4411, the Unlawful Internet...

Column: Gambling addiction gets out of hand (March 29, 2006)

"The headline this week called Ana Limbaring a thief. A 10-year prison sentence put the exclamation point on it. But Limbaring's letter to the judge described a thief with another problem that had been tearing her apart. She said she...