NIGC consultation schedule on Class II regulations (June 12, 2006)

The National Indian Gaming Commission has published a schedule of its upcoming consultation meetings. The NIGC is consulting tribes on two new Class II rules. The first rule seeks to draw a "clear line" between electronic Class II games and...

Turtle Mountain Band weighs other casino sites (June 12, 2006)

Indianz.Com Casino StalkerTracking casino proposals across Indian Country. The Turtle Mountain Band of Chippewa Indians wants to build an off-reservation casino in Grand Forks but other sites are possible if it doesn't work out, Chairman Ken Davis said. The tribe...

Seneca-Cayuga Tribe eyes casino in New York (June 12, 2006)

The Seneca-Cayuga Tribe of Oklahoma is proposing to build a casino resort in Auburn, New York. The tribe says it will hire 2,000 people and make millions in payments to the city. Chief Paul Spicer and developer Thomas C. Wilmot...

Quapaw Tribe draws scrutiny for new casino game (June 12, 2006)

The state of Oklahoma says a new game created by the Quapaw Tribe may be illegal under the tribal-state compact. The tribe's new craps game is played with dice and cards. The state says dice games are illegal under the...

Choctaw chief hopes for off-reservation deal (June 12, 2006)

Indianz.Com Casino StalkerTracking casino proposals across Indian Country. Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians Chief Phillip Martin thinks he'll be able to negotiate a Class III gaming compact for a casino more than 200 miles from the reservation. The tribe's current...