Meanwhile, the National Indian Gaming Commission appears to be looking into the company that is behind the effort.
As the future president's gaming empire faltered, the tribe's blossomed.
Poarch Band of Creek Indians moves ahead with Mississippi casino (April 7, 2017)
The tribe continues to expand its gaming empire beyond its homeland in Alabama.
The Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City will reopen in the summer of 2018 after a $375 million upgrade project.
Seminole Tribe settles dispute as retail area at casino shuts down (March 31, 2017)
The Seminole Paradise at the Hard Rock in Hollywood, Florida, is being replaced as part of an expansion of the facility.
Chukchansi Tribe fires back at gaming firm seeking $21M in court (March 27, 2017)
The California tribe called the lawsuit 'unfounded and baseless' and an attempt at extortion.
Chukchansi Tribe sued for $21M by gaming development company (March 22, 2017)
The tribe reopened its casino in California after a lengthy shutdown.
Chippewa Cree Tribe told to pay $25M to casino development firm (March 16, 2017)
Child support payments and general assistance payments have been cut after a Montana court issued a judgement against the tribe.
Seminole Tribe putting Hard Rock name on failed Trump casino (March 3, 2017)
The Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City will open in New Jersey after a $300 million investment.
Prairie Island Indian Community puts casino name on new project (February 27, 2017)
The Treasure Island Center in downtown St. Paul, Minnesota, will include office and retail space.
Trump team gets more time for brief in Supreme Court tribal casino case (January 31, 2017)
The new president once tried to partner with the Cowlitz Tribe for a casino that's now before the nation's highest court.
Penobscot Nation develops plan to bottle vodka for tribal casinos (January 6, 2017)
Chief Kirk Francis wouldn't confirm details of the operation, which has generated some controversy on the Maine reservation.
Kaw Nation joins with frontmen of KISS for casino expansion project (January 4, 2017)
The frontment of the legendary rock band are opening their first Rock & Brews casino with the tribe.
Iowa Tribe acquires majority stake in internet gaming company (December 15, 2016)
The Oklahoma tribe is still hoping to launch a real-money gambling website despite repeated delays
Former gaming official from Shinnecock Nation enters guilty plea (November 1, 2016)
A cybercrime that effectively derailed the New York tribe's casino efforts is finally coming to light.
Donald Trump avoided paying taxes on hundreds of millions in casino debt (November 1, 2016)
The Republican presidential nominee racked up $1.3 billion in debt in connection with his failed gaming empire.
Jamul Indian Village refinances $460M in casino related debt (October 24, 2016)
The tribe is using $274 million to repay its partner in the new Hollywood Casino Jamul.
Twenty-Nine Palms Band disputes 'Donald Trump, You're Fired' story (October 21, 2016)
The California tribe was once partners with Donald Trump but their relationship ended early.
Twenty-Nine Palms Band wore 'Donald Trump, you're fired' shirts (October 18, 2016)
Tribal members became concerned about their deal with the mogul and surprised him at a meeting with the t-shirts.
APTN links Donald Trump's 1993 smear to rebuff by California tribe (October 12, 2016)
Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump's racial attacks on Indian Country go back decades.
Jamul Indian Village ready to open doors to long-awaited casino (October 5, 2016)
The Hollywood Casino Jamul will be the closest tribal gaming facility to downtown San Diego, California.
Supreme Court opens new term with tribal immunity on the docket (October 4, 2016)
Only one Indian law case is on the docket so far, a big change from last year's explosive session.
Seminole Tribe accuses state of bad faith in gaming compact talks (October 3, 2016)
A long-awaited trial opened in federal court in Florida as the tribe's Hard Rock International marked a major milestone.
Donald Trump hired firm to lobby for tribal casino deal in Florida (September 29, 2016)
Seven Arrows was paid to push for a deal with the Seminole Tribe but also was reimbursed for a potentially illegal trip to Cuba, Newsweek reports.
Laguna Pueblo signs deal to acquire commercial casino in Louisiana (August 22, 2016)
The New Mexico tribe is making its first foray into commercial gaming with a deal worth $134.5 million.
Cherokee Nation contributes $1M for gaming petition in Arkansas (August 16, 2016)
Backers of the petition are asking voters to approve three casinos, one of which would be operated by the Oklahoma tribe.
Donald Trump tried to partner with Agua Caliente Band on casino (July 26, 2016)
The real estate mogul tiibal headquarters in California just a few months before he launched his infamous attack on Indian gaming.
Mohegan Tribe interested in stalled casino project in Las Vegas (July 18, 2016)
The tribe would need to make a significant investment to complete the unfinished Fontainebleau resort.
An outlet mall, a convention center and new hotel at the Harrah's Cherokee Casino Resort in North Carolina are under discussion.
Big Sandy Rancheria remains optimistic on plan for second casino (June 28, 2016)
The project has been in the works for more than a decade and would be much larger than the tribe's existing facility.
Poarch Creeks in deal to acquire commercial casino in Louisiana (June 27, 2016)
The tribe continues to expand its gaming empire beyond Alabama.
Cherokee Nation enters deal to run commercial casino in Arkansas (June 23, 2016)
The Oklahoma tribe is hoping to expand its gaming empire into Arkansas.
Eastern Cherokees urged to bring more retail options to casino (June 15, 2016)
The North Carolina tribe has been in talks with one of the largest outlet mall developers in the United States.
The Wa She Shu Casino was built with the help of the Poarch Band of Creek Indians.
Lake Texoma lies within Choctaw Nation and Chickasaw Nation territory but state officials aren't saying whether they are interested in the casino.
The casino mogul often brags of his business prowess but he failed to seal a deal with the the Washington tribe in the early 2000s.
The New Mexico tribe agreed to pay $500,000 to Full House Resorts after a casino project never came to fruition.
Tunica-Biloxi Tribe enters gaming agreement with Mohegan Tribe (April 28, 2016)
The Mohegan Tribal Gaming Authority will provide gaming, hospitality and entertainment consulting services to the Paragon Casino Resort.
Seneca Nation in early discussions for off-reservation casino plan (April 15, 2016)
A developer said the tribe wants to finance a casino and performing arts center in Rochester, New York.
Lakota Country Times: Oglala Sioux district eyes 'micro-gaming' (April 1, 2016)
For many districts on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation the time for creating their own sustainable economies has arrived.
Twenty-Nine Palms Band ended Donald Trump casino deal for $6M (March 21, 2016)
The tribe signed a management contract with the Republican presidential candidate but ended it after just three years.
Washoe Tribe set to open casino with Poarch Creeks in summer (March 17, 2016)
The casino will be located next to the Wa She Shu Travel Plaza, which just opened last month in Gardnerville, Nevada.
Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe leaves casino operation to big firm (March 16, 2016)
The Genting Group, a well-known player in the Indian gaming industry, will run the First Light Resort and Casino under a management contract.
Jamul Indian Village still waiting for decision on gaming contract (March 14, 2016)
The tribe plans to open a $390 million on its reservation in southern California in July with or without a federally-approved management contract.
White Earth Nation saw fortunes change after winning casino case (February 2, 2016)
A gaming developer was ordered to pay $18.5 million by the tribe's court, a decision that was recognized in the state court system.
Cheyenne & Arapaho Tribal Tribune: Gaming website resurfaces (January 14, 2016)
The Iowa Nation of Oklahoma released a media statement announcing the launch of the Pokertribe.com online gambling website in 2016.
Penticton Indian Band to receive share of revenue from new casino (January 6, 2016)
The band the city of Penticton, British Columbia, signed an agreement to promote economic development in the region.
Kalispel Tribe boosts off-reservation casino with $3M golf club (December 11, 2015)
The acquisition helps the tribe stay competitive in the event another off-reservation casino opens nearby.
Cowlitz Tribe closes on financing for long-delayed $550M casino (December 9, 2015)
The Cowlitz Casino and Entertainment Resort will be located on the tribe's 152-acre reservation in Clark County, Washington.
Lac du Flambeau Band loses ruling in messy casino bond case (December 2, 2015)
The dispute began after the tribe refused to pay $50 million in bonds that were issued for a failed commercial riverboat casino.
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