California tribal gaming meeting opens with new format (January 13, 2010)

The 15th annual Western Indian Gaming Conference began on Tuesday with a new format. There's no trade show this year. Instead, tribes, gaming vendors and other companies are sponsoring seminars on a wide range of topics. Regulation was the...

Lac du Flambeau casino debt case could set precedent (January 13, 2010)

A casino debt case involving the Lac du Flambeau Band of Lake Superior Chippewa Indians of Wisconsin could have an impact throughout Indian Country. The tribe defaulted on a $50 million bond agreement. Other tribes have used bonds to finance...