Opinion: Anti-Indian forces lead anti-casino movement (September 22, 2006)

"An ugly courtship between anti-casino and anti-Indian political forces is emerging in western New York. In June, Coalition Against Gaming in New York Chair Joel Rose wrote to his members telling them there's ''good news on Turning Stone'' as he...

Rumsey Band puts chairman in charge of casino (September 22, 2006)

The chairman of the Rumsey Band of Wintun Indians has been appointed the chairman of the casino board of directors. Marshall McKay replaces Paula Lorenzo-Tackett, who served as chair of the Cache Creek Casino Resort board for 15 years. She...

City mails survey on Eastern Shawnee casino (September 22, 2006)

Indianz.Com Casino StalkerTracking casino proposals across Indian Country. The city of Canal Fulton, Ohio, mailed a survey to residents to seek their views on the Eastern Shawnee Tribe's proposed casino. The survey asks just one question. The only responses possible...

Opinion: Lawmakers can't be trusted on casino bid (September 22, 2006)

"Properly viewed, Question 1 is really a referendum about the General Assembly. Can the General Assembly be trusted to negotiate a "per-annum tax rate" with the world's largest gambling corporation when: the General Assembly has refused to prohibit its members...