Muscogee Nation cites Carcieri in Poarch Creek casino lawsuit (December 12, 2012)

The Muscogee Nation of Oklahoma filed a lawsuit in federal court today aimed at preventing the Poarch Band of Creek Indians in Alabama from operating a casino on a sacred site. The Muscogee Nation is upset over the $246 million...

Muscogee Nation won't take over controversial casino project (December 12, 2012)

The Muscogee Nation of Oklahoma won't be taking over a controversial casino project. Tribal leaders voted 7-2 against an agreement to share a casino with the Kialegee Tribal Town. The deal promised the Creeks 70 percent of the revenue --...

Town objects to gaming rights for Aquinnah Wampanoag Tribe (December 12, 2012)

The Aquinnah Wampanoag Tribe is facing opposition to its bid to join a gaming lawsuit in Massachusetts. H.3702 authorized three casinos in the state, including one for "a federally recognized tribe." But the Aquinnah have been cut out of the...

Massachusetts gaming panel to consider other bids for casino (December 12, 2012)

The Massachusetts Gaming Commission agreed to consider bids for a casino that is supposed to be reserved for "a federally recognized tribe." The commission will accept applications -- including a $400,000 non-refundable fee -- from outside groups even as the...

MinnPost: The new buffalo -- series on Indian gaming industry (December 12, 2012)

"A few years ago, one of my 5th grade students, who is Ojibwe, told me that he would get “a lot of money” when he grew up. The money, he said, would come from the reservation where he was an...

Opinion: Internet gaming only benefits wealthy gaming tribes (December 12, 2012)

"On a recent Wednesday morning, under the gaze of a mounted bison head, Native American tribal leaders filled the Senate Indian Affairs Room for their annual legislative summit. They'd been there many times before, asking for fixes to the laws...