5th Circuit upholds contempt charges in Tigua Tribe gaming case (July 1, 2011)

The 5th Circuit Court of Appeals on Thursday upheld a contempt order against the Tigua Tribe and said the state of Texas can continue to look at the tribe's gaming records. The tribe operated a casino with Class III games...

Opinion: Jemez Pueblo off-reservation casino is far from reality (July 1, 2011)

"Your recent article titled “Change Boosts Jemez Casino” misses the mark by miles – about 300 miles, to be exact. The Obama administration withdrew a Bush era policy that said what everyone already knows and what federal law already recognizes...

Judge won't support annexation of Tohono O'odham gaming site (July 1, 2011)

A federal judge won't let the state of Arizona annex land owned by the Tohono O'odham Nation. The state enacted a law that would have allowed the city of Glendale to annex the tribe's off-reservation casino site without the tribe's...

Bay Mills off-reservation casino will stay closed pending appeal (July 1, 2011)

The 6th Circuit Court of Appeals won't let the Bay Mills Indian Community of Michigan reopen its off-reservation casino. The tribe asked for a stay of a federal judge's decision to shut down the facility in Vanderbilt. The 6th Circuit,...