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Prairie Band Potawatomi Nation must wait for support on casino


A resolution to support the tribe's land-into-trust application for a Class II gaming facility in Illinois was tabled.
Recently recognized Tejon Tribe moves ahead with casino plan


The Bureau of Indian Affairs is preparing an environmental impact statement for a 250,000 square-foot casino in Kern County, California.
Mayor believes BIA decision coming soon on Sault Tribe casino


The land-into-trust application for a site Lansing, Michigan, has been pending for 11 months.
Prairie Band Potawatomi Nation revives plan for Illinois casino


The tribe reacquired 127 acres within the Shab-eh-nay Reservation and contends the land can be used for gaming.
Sault Tribe remains confident in off-reservation gaming dispute


The tribe wants to build the $245 million Kewadin Lansing Casino in Lansing, a project supported by the mayor.
Catawba Nation still waiting for answer on casino land-into-trust


A federal law mandates the acquisition of land in North and South Carolina but the Bureau of Indian Affairs does not move quickly.
Catawba Nation in talks to bring Hard Rock into gaming plans


The Bureau of Indian Affairs has yet to issue a decision on a land-into-trust application that was submitted in September 2013.
Quapaw Tribe willing to sign agreement barring Arkansas casino


The tribe's land-into-trust application for 160 acres near Little Rock has been met with significant controversy in the state.
Quapaw Tribe sees more opposition to Arkansas land-into-trust


Four members of the state's Congressional delegation -- including two who have received contributions from the tribe -- want the Bureau of Indian Affairs to deny the application.
Non-Indian man plans appeal in loss of Gun Lake Tribe casino case


David Patchak, who wants money from the tribe, will take the case to the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals for the second time since 2008.
Former Seneca Nation gaming executive pleads in land case


Bergal Mitchell III admitted he took $338,000 from a fraudulent land purchase.
Quapaw Tribe blames non-Indian track in Arkansas for opposition


Local officials have raised concerns about a casino even though Chairman John Berrey has repeatedly insisted there aren't plans for one.
9th Circuit sides with Big Lagoon Rancheria in gaming site dispute


By a unanimous vote, an en banc panel of the court rejected all of the challenges raised by the state of California.
BIA confirms Soboba Band can put casino at newly acquired site


The tribe spent nearly eight years trying to get the 410-acre site placed in trust.
Tejon Tribe plans to negotiate agreement with county for casino


Chairwoman Kathryn Morgan warned that the process will take at least two years, if not longer, to complete.
Soboba Band still working on plan to relocate casino to new site


It only took nearly eight years, but the Bureau of Indian Affairs has finally approved a land-into-trust application for the southern California tribe.
Quapaw Tribe looks to dispel concerns about casino in Arkansas


Chairman John Berrey said the tribe's land-into-trust application for an ancestral site is about cultural preservation, not gaming.
Supreme Court won't hear challenge to Graton Rancheria casino


A group called the Stop the Casino 101 sued Gov. Jerry Brown (D), but not the tribe, for signing a Class III gaming compact.
Forest County Potawatomi Tribe buys properties next to casino


The tribe will start a planning process but won't use the land for gaming. A land-into-trust application won't be filed either.
Homeowner group raises fears of casino from Miccosukee Tribe


The tribe has no plans to convert the Miccosukee Golf and Country Club into a casino but that hasn't stopped the opposition.
Quapaw Tribe still facing questions about casino in Arkansas


Chairman John Berrey has insisted a casino is not in the works for ancestral land in Little Rock, the state capital.
Editorial: State needs assurances from Quapaw Tribe on gaming


The tribe has no plans for a casino in Central Arkansas, so why not put a conservation easement on the 160 acres?
Quapaw Tribe aims to dispel concerns about casino in Arkansas


Chairman John Berrey has been meeting with local officials to discuss the tribe's land-into-trust application.
Kansas seeks injunction to stop Quapaw Tribe gaming expansion


Individual tribal leaders, including Chairman John Berrey, have been added to the state's lawsuit as defendants.
Quapaw Tribe faces opposition over possible casino in Arkansas


Some local officials want the tribe to state that it won't use the land in Little Rock for gaming but that wouldn't necessarily bar a casino in the future.
Quapaw Tribe did not include casino on land-into-trust request


Chairman John Berrey told the Bureau of Indian Affairs that there are no plans to change the use of the land.
Quapaw Tribe insists a casino isn't focus of Arkansas land plan


The tribe has filed a land-into-trust application for 160 acres of its former reservation.
Quapaw Tribe faces opposition to potential casino in Arkansas


The mayor of Little Rock is among those who are questioning whether a casino is right for the area.
Quapaw Tribe open to casino on historic homeland in Arkansas


The tribe still needs to clear the land-into-trust process and would need to negotiate a Class III gaming compact.
Cowlitz Tribe eager to start work on long-delayed casino project


The tribe's 152-acre reservation was placed in trust earlier this week.
Cowlitz Tribe celebrates as BIA finally puts gaming site in trust


Opponents -- including a rival tribe with an existing casino -- are still in court trying to stop the project.
Tunica-Biloxi Tribe involved in video gaming project in Georgia


The Louisiana-based tribe paid $6 million for a site in DeKalb County, Georgia.
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.
Aquinnah Wampanoag Tribe acquires land adjacent to casino site


The tribe paid $1.1 million for eight parcels totaling 17 acres.
Quapaw Tribe to expand gaming facility into ancestral territory


The tribe has secured a favorable land determination from the National Indian Gaming Commission.
Navajo president signs bill to acquire land near gaming facility


The tribe is buying about 67 acres in New Mexico for $980,000 plus closing costs and expenses.
Coquille Tribe still waiting for BIA on off-reservation casino


The tribe plans to open a $26 million Class II facility in Medford, Oregon.
Eastern Shawnee Tribe considers casino at ancestral Ohio site


Chief Glenda Wallace said development options will be discussed with the local community.
BIA wants views on Los Coyotes Band off-reservation casino


The agency is working on the land-into-trust application and the environmental impact statement for the project.
Lac Vieux Desert Band eyes off-reservation casino at ski resort


Plans are in the preliminary stages but would include a hotel.
Benton Paiute Tribe said to be interested in land swap for casino


Plans are still in the preliminary stages but could involve a land swap with the U.S. Forest Service.
Lytton Band might purchase property next to gaming facility">


The tribe's general counsel, however, said there are no plans to expand the casino.
9th Circuit poses tough questions in Big Lagoon casino case">


The judges criticized the state for waiting more than a decade to challenge the status of land placed in trust for the tribe in 1994.
Audio: SCIA takes up bill to bar Tohono O'odham Nation casino">


Assistant Secretary Kevin Washburn, the head of the Bureau of Indian Affairs, and Sen. John McCain (R-Arizona) clashed repeatedly at the hearing.

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