NIGC issues lands determination for Kialegee Tribal Town casino (May 28, 2012)

The National Indian Gaming Commission issued its long-awaited Indian lands determination for the Kialegee Tribal Town of Oklahoma. According to the opinion, the site can't be used for the Red Clay Casino because the tribe lacks jurisdiction over it, a...

Editorial: Graton Rancheria casino poses a threat to community (May 28, 2012)

"Now that the state legislature has moved with remarkable alacrity to approve a gaming compact enabling construction of an unwanted mega-casino in Rohneart Park, Petaluma residents can only speculate on how soon it will be before the already burdened two-lane...

Editorial: A shotgun wedding on tribal casinos in Massachusetts (May 28, 2012)

"Maybe Massachusetts legislators’ minds had wandered to Vegas when they came up with the shotgun wedding approach for the first round of casino licensing in southeastern Massachusetts. The result — as we’re seeing in Freetown, Lakeville and Taunton — may...