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Chukchansi Tribe lays off top casino executives and regulators
Chairman Reggie Lewis said the tribe doesn't need regulators right now because there's no activity to regulate at the shuttered Chukchansi Gold Resort and Casino.
Chumash Tribe legal team 'laughed' at suit over casino expansion
Chairman Vincent Armenta said the tribe's reservation is indeed a reservation despite claims from an opposition group.
Disputed leaders of Chukchansi Tribe in court over casino closure
The tribe's casino has been closed for six months as 15 people who were involved in a confrontation there face charges in state court.
Chumash Tribe and leaders sued over $160M casino expansion
An opposition group claims the casino site was never placed in trust and is not part of the tribe's reservation.
Chukchansi Tribe enters another month without casino revenue
A disenrollment dispute -- and its effect on per capita payments -- appear to be at the heart of an inter-tribal struggle that has kept the Chukchansi Gold Resort and Casino closed for six months.
County sheriff recognized for efforts at Paskenta Band casino
Rival factions of the tribe were staking out the casino but the sheriff and his deputies kept the peace, according to the U.S. Attorney for Eastern California.
Off-reservation gaming dead in tracks after California election
Gov. Jerry Brown (D) takes a big step back after two off-reservation casinos he approved ran into major opposition.
Patrick Sullivan: North Fork Rancheria in long drama for casino
The state won't negotiate another Class III gaming compact so the tribe is in federal court in hopes of compelling talks.
Report puts tribal gaming industry revenues at $28.3B in 2013
The tribal gaming industry grew just 0.5 percent in 2013, according to the new edition of Casino City's Indian Gaming Industry Report.
Chumash Tribe never got apology for diplomat's casino remark
Chairman Vincent Armenta wonders why the Danish ambassador to the U.S. didn't reach out to his people directly.
Scotts Valley Band mum on plans for potential gaming facility
Wine industry groups and local officials are stoking fears of a casino that hasn't been announced or confirmed.
Scotts Valley Band rumored to be interested in casino project
The tribe's plan for an off-reservation casino was shot down by the Bureau of Indian Affairs in 2002.
North Fork Rancheria sues California for off-reservation casino
The tribe claims Gov. Jerry Brown (D) won't negotiate in good faith after voters rejected a compact last November.
Diplomat apologizes for bizarre comment about Indian gaming
The Danish ambassador to the United States had appeared to question the presence of the Santa Ynez Band of Chumash Indians.
Chukchansi Tribe cut membership in half after opening of casino
The tribe is down to about 900 members and critics say one leader wants to cut the rolls even further.
Chumash Tribe slams 'disparaging' comment on Indian gaming
The Danish ambassador to the United States set off a minor diplomatic crisis.
Security at Big Valley Band's casino helped find murder suspect
The Lake County Sheriff presented a certificate of appreciation to the tribe and the casino for their assistance.
Ex-lawyer sentenced in Twenty-Nine Palms Band gaming scam
Gary Edward Kovall, the tribe's former general counsel, received two years for illegally steering casino contracts.
Lytton Band paid $4.6M to use land as parking for Class II facility
The tribe paid up front to use the 2.5-acre site for 20 years.
Wilton Rancheria still waiting for BIA movement on gaming plan
A draft environmental impact statement could be issued sometime this summer.
Karuk Tribe completes arbitration for county casino agreement
The county won out in a dispute over the cost of law enforcement services.
Grant aids employees who lost jobs at Chukchansi Tribe casino
More than 1,000 people were put out of work when the casino closed as a result of an internal leadership dispute.
Opinion: Tribes must be at table for Internet poker in California
Authorizing and regulating Internet poker in California is the only way to provide security and safety.
Pala Band moves quickly with $5M casino expansion project
The project will be finished in time for the busy Memorial Day weekend.
BIA still working on Los Coyotes Band off-reservation casino
The final environmental impact statement was published in April 2014.
Tribal leaders urge unity and compromise in online poker talks
Internet poker was a big topic at the Western Indian Gaming Conference this week.
Chukchansi Tribe faction avoids contempt over gaming per caps
A federal judge said it was 'reasonable' to withhold checks from people whose enrollment status is being questioned.
Tribes in California meet for Western Indian Gaming Conference
This year's event is being hosted by the Rincon Band of Luiseno Indians.
Chukchansi Tribe faction claims victory in bid to reopen casino
Reggie Lewis and Nancy Ayala say they have been recognized as the rightful leaders.
Jackson Rancheria enters Class III gaming compact with state
The tribe's casino is the largest employer in Amador County.
Rivals spent $18M to oppose North Fork off-reservation casino
The Table Mountain Rancheria, the Picayune Rancheria of Chukchansi Indians and the Pechanga Band of Luiseno Indians oppose the new development.
Chukchansi Tribe comes together in hopes of reopening casino
The so-called unification council plans to submit an agreement to the National Indian Gaming Commission.
Chukchansi Tribe set to run out of money for gaming per capitas
Rival factions continue to duke it out in federal court as their casino remains closed.
Redding Rancheria gets a second shot for casino at a larger site
The 9th Circuit Court of Appeals delivered a mixed victory to the northern California tribe.
9th Circuit rules in dispute over Redding Rancheria gaming site
The tribe has offered to close its existing casino and move operations to a larger site.
City in California excludes tribal off-reservation casino proposals
The Elem Colony and the Koi Nation had submitted separate bids to open a casino on Mare Island in Vallejo.
Dave Palermo: California needs to improve regulation of gaming
California boasts having the nation’s largest gambling industry with American Indian casinos, card rooms, race tracks and the lottery generating net revenues of roughly $10.4 billion a year.
Court won't review decision favoring North Fork Rancheria casino
The Chukchansi Tribe went to court to try and stop the rival casino from moving forward.
Graton Rancheria to make decision about adding casino hotel
The tribe could spend up to $200 million on its hotel in the Bay Area.
Opinion: Tribal casinos aren't paying their 'fair share' of taxes
Writer claims tribal casinos in California are unfairly competing with non-Indian facilities in neighboring Nevada.
Factions of Chukchansi Tribe continue fight over gaming funds
A court hearing is scheduled for February as the casino remains closed for another month.
Oklahoma ranks high in gambling-related embezzlement cases
The state is home to the largest number of tribal gaming facilities -- more than 100 and growing.
Chukchansi Tribe's casino remains closed for third straight month
More than 1,000 people have been put out of work.
Editorial: Don't let North Fork Rancheria proceed with casino plan
California newspaper doesn't think the North Fork Rancheria of Mono Indians should be able to open an off-reservation casino due to voter opposition.
Bear River Band picks tribal member as casino general manager
John McGinnis, who serves on the tribal council, will take over at the end of January 2015.
Indiana lawmakers not so welcoming to Pokagon Band casino bid
Mohegan Tribe went to South Korea to discuss potential casino
Colville Tribes plan ceremonial debut of $68M casino next month
Mohegan Tribe's casino enterprise named one of best employers
Arizona agency threatens to block Tohono O'odham Nation casino
Choctaw Nation Trial
FBI agent discusses probe in Choctaw Nation casino fraud case
Former Choctaw Nation employee plans appeal in criminal case
Choctaw Nation releases statement after guilty verdict
A culture of corruption 'permeated the Choctaw Nation'
Trial winds down with final testimony of former employee
Leader of Choctaw Nation faces tough questions in fraud trial
Former leader of Choctaw Nation testifies in criminal trial
Anticipation builds for testimony of Choctaw Nation leaders
Trial exposes fraud against Choctaw Nation for gaming project
Big Lagoon Rancheria Decision
Bay Mills Indian Community Decision
Kenosha Casino - Menominee Nation
NIGC One-Touch Bingo
Carcieri v. Salazar Decision
Patchak v. Salazar Decision
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