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Arizona tribes on road to recovery with $1.81B in casino revenues
The Arizona Indian Gaming Association is releasing a report that highlights the benefits of the state's tribal industry.
Pojoaque Pueblo secures injunction in New Mexico gaming dispute
The tribe's gaming revenues have taken a hit after the state threatened vendors that do business on the reservation.
Tribes to share in Keno revenues under new deal with Connecticut
The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and the Mohegan Tribe each will receive 12.5 percent of gross revenues from the game.
Seminole Tribe remains in talks to renew Class III gaming compact
A key Republican lawmaker told FloridaPolitics.com that negotiations have proven fruitful.
San Pasqual Band loses claim for damages in gaming dispute
The tribe contended that it lost out on $315 million in profits because the state refused to allow 2,000 slot machines at the Valley View Casino.
Supreme Court declines to hear appeals in two gaming cases
The states of Oklahoma and Wisconsin were handed defeat by the justices as they opened their October 2015 term.
Little Traverse Bay Bands consider Class II for second casino
Revenue sharing with the local community won't be required if the tribe sticks with Class II games at a proposed facility in Mackinaw City.
BIA backs extension of Rosebud Sioux Tribe gaming compact
The existing agreement runs through February 6, 2016, giving the parties more time to negotiate potential changes.
Poarch Creeks lose ruling over slot machines at Florida racetrack
The Alabama-based tribe owns a commercial racetrack in neighboring Florida but saw a setback in state court.
Pojoaque Pueblo asks 10th Circuit to overturn gaming decision
The tribe and the state have been unable to reach a new Class III gaming due to disagreements about revenue sharing.
Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe gaming site officially put in trust
A 151-acre site in Taunton, Massachusetts, plus another 170 acres in Mashpee, the location of tribal headquarters, were immediately placed in trust by the Bureau of Indian Affairs.
Executive from Winnebago Tribe pushes Nebraska gaming bid
Keep the Money in Nebraska is collecting signatures for a ballot initiative to authorize casino-style games at racetracks in the state.
Pojoaque Pueblo to attend 10th Circuit hearing in casino dispute
The tribe and the state of New Mexico are at odds after failing to negotiate a new Class III gaming compact.
Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe casino ruling stirs shakeup of sorts
A commercial casino in southeastern Massachusetts faces significant hurdles now that the Bureau of Indian Affairs has approved the land-into-trust application for the first Indian gaming facility in the state.
Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe aims to start casino work next year
Approval of the land-into-trust application took eight years and the tribe is eager to start work on the first Indian gaming facility in Massachusetts.
Sault Tribe faces hurdles with off-reservation gaming projects
More lawsuits are expected if the Bureau of Indian Affairs ever approves the tribe's land-into-trust applications.
Donald Trump wanted Jeb Bush to negotiate gaming compact
The Republican presidential candidate actively lobbied for a Class III deal because he wanted to manage casinos for the Seminole Tribe.
Donald Trump spars with Jeb Bush over gaming bid in Florida
The Republican frontrunner denied ever wanting to open a casino in the Sunshine State in partnership with the Seminole Tribe.
Chumash Tribe wins state approval of Class III casino compact
The new deal ensures stability as the tribe continues work on a $160 million expansion of the Chumash Casino Resort.
Sycuan Band focuses on upgrades at casino with new compact
The agreement allows slot machines at a second location but the tribe isn't pursuing that option at this point.
Arizona tribes can't send gaming revenues directly to charities
The state's interpretation of the Class III gaming compact could affect the way non-profits receive money.
California tribes no longer forced to pay 'fair share' of revenues
Former governor Arnold Schwarzenegger convinced some tribes to sign gaming compacts with a questionable revenue sharing provision.
Sycuan Band can add slot machines to resort with new compact
The Sycuan Resort, a golf facility with a hotel, will be able to offer up to 500 slot machines.
Alabama won't appeal decision in Poarch Creek gaming lawsuit
Attorney General Luther Strange said a Class III gaming compact would be the only way for the state to gain a role in gaming on the tribe's reservation.
Sycuan Band enters new Class III gaming compact in California
The deal comes as lawmakers ratified new agreements with the Santa Ynez Band of Chumash Indians and the United Auburn Indian Community.
United Auburn Indian Community compact gains quick approval
The new Class III gaming agreement will be sent to the Bureau of Indian Affairs for review.
Donald Trump tried to open casino with Seminole Tribe in Florida
A failed gaming deal might be behind the Republican candidate's attacks on former Florida governor Jeb Bush.
Chumash Tribe signs new Class III casino compact in California
The deal comes as the tribe continues work on a $160 million expansion of the Chumash Casino Resort.
Seminole Tribe heads into mediation for Class III gaming compact
The tribe and the state have agreed to move forward with the dispute resolution process as discussions for a new deal continue.
Quapaw Tribe not rushing into expansion of casino on Kansas land
Chairman John Berrey anticipates the Downstream Casino Resort will expand into Kansas in the new three to four years.
Seminole Tribe returns to Class III gaming compact negotiations
Key provisions of the compact expired at the end of July but a top lawmakers believes progress is being made on a new agreement.
Wisconsin governor paid $2.2M to law firm for tribal casino work
Gov. Scott Walker (R), now a 2016 presidential candidate, hired an out-of-state firm because he said he needed help making a decision on the Menominee Nation's off-reservation casino bid.
Forest County Potawatomi Tribe sees growth in casino revenue
The Potawatomi Hotel and Casino in downtown Milwaukee, Wisconsin, took in at least $360 million in the last fiscal year.
Gun Lake Tribe withholds revenue sharing payment in Michigan
After sharing more than $60 million with the state, the Match-E-Be-Nash-She-Wish Band of Pottawatomi Indians said no more until a dispute over online lottery tickets is resolved.
United Auburn Indian Community enters new gaming compact
The tribe will pay about $18 million a year into the Indian Gaming Revenue Sharing Trust Fund and another $15 million a year into California's general fund.
BIA allows two more New Mexico gaming deals to go into effect
The state is home to nine deemed approved compacts, accounting for more than half of the tribes with casinos.
American Gaming Association stakes claim in presidential race
The Republican field includes a handful of contenders with somewhat negative records on Indian gaming.
Tribes in Arizona contribute $1.1B in gaming revenues to state
Nearly $992.3 million has gone to the Arizona Benefits Fund and another $115.7 million went directly to local governments.
Seminole Tribe reports no progress on Class III gaming talks
Lawmakers returned to work amid rumors of a new deal but an attorney dispelled the speculation.
Oklahoma tribes approach $1B in revenue sharing with state
The director of the Cherokee Nation Gaming Commission believes tribes will reach the milestone this month.
Arizona tribes see growth in casino revenue for another quarter
Tribes shared $25.8 million with the state in the last quarter, a 4.5 percent increase from the same period last year.
Editorial: Seminole Tribe is a good gaming partner for Florida
So here it comes, another costly court fight for Florida taxpayers, this time with the Seminole Tribe over the future of an agreement that sets the parameters for gambling in our state.
BIA allows two more New Mexico gaming deals to go into effect
Seven tribes now have deemed approved Class III gaming compacts, a seemingly unprecedented number in any state.
Seminole Tribe reiterates request for mediation in casino dispute
Key provisions of the Class III gaming compact expire on Friday and the parties have failed to reach a new agreement.
Seminole Tribe reports lack of progress in casino pact dispute
A 30-day deadline to reach an agreement Gov. Rick Scott (R) passed so the next step in the process will be mediation.
New Eastern Cherokee chief fires director of gaming commission
Tohono O'odham Nation faces counterclaims in gaming litigation
Little Traverse Bay Bands want to break ground soon on casino
Cowlitz Tribe already in debt $485M for long-delayed casino bid
New Eastern Cherokee chief takes aim at gaming commission
Choctaw Nation Trial
Former Choctaw Nation official sentenced in casino fraud case
Judge weighs sentence in Choctaw Nation casino fraud case
Last defendant to be sentenced for Choctaw Nation casino fraud
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
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