Union seeks NLRB election at Mashantucket Pequot casino (April 12, 2010)

A labor union has asked the National Labor Relations Board to schedule an election at the casino owned by the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation of Connecticut. International Union of Operating Engineers wants to represent engineering, facilities, projects, engineering apprenticeship and...

Osage Nation casinos threatened by recent court decision (April 12, 2010)

In a recent tax case filed by the Osage Nation of Oklahoma, the 10th Circuit Court of Appeals ruled that the Osage Reservation did not exist, a ruling that could affect the tribe's gaming enterprise. The Tulsa World reports...

Editorial: Seminole casino compact a good deal for Florida (April 12, 2010)

"Give the Florida Legislature credit. Lawmakers pushed their way into the delicate negotiations between Gov. Charlie Crist and the Seminole Tribe over a new gambling compact. It also took a lawsuit to get state lawmakers in the mix, and this...

Flandreau Santee Sioux Tribe eyes off-reservation casino (April 12, 2010)

The Flandreau Santee Sioux Tribe and a group of investors are proposing an off-reservation casino near Sioux Falls, South Dakota. The group hopes to counteract a proposed casino just across the border in Iowa. But the project faces some big...