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Local leaders talk Tohono O'odham Nation casino controversy
The tribe is back in court in hopes of ensuring the controversial West Valley Resort opens later this year as planned.
Rep. McCollum vows support for Tribal Labor Sovereignty Act
The co-chair of the Congressional Native American Caucus is the first prominent Democrat to announce her backing for the bill.
Connecticut tribes welcome delay in commercial casino project
The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and the Mohegan Tribe are hoping to beat Massachusetts in the New England casino race.
South Dakota tribes benefit from expansion of Class III games
Voters approved authorize keno, craps and roulette by a wide margin in November 2014.
Houlton Band upset with failure of yet another tribal casino bill
Chief Brenda Commander said tribes are looking at their options in the wake of another defeat at the state capitol.
Maine lawmakers kill bill to authorize tribally-operated casino
The Senate blocked LD 1446 on narrow voter after it cleared the House by a wide margin.
Connecticut governor signs measure for another tribal casino
The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and the Mohegan Tribe warn of job and revenue losses unless Connecticut responds to growing competition.
Appropriations bill blocks federal labor law at tribal businesses
Efforts to shield tribal casinos from the National Labor Relations Act are stirring passions on Capitol Hill.
Measure to approve tribally-operated casino advances in Maine
The casino would be located in the northern part of the state and would require a county referendum.
Brian Patterson: Tribal Labor Sovereignty Act restores our rights
The Tribal Labor Sovereignty Act restores parity to all sovereign governments across the United States.
Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe can't stop non-Indian gaming facility
The Plainridge Park Casino, with up to 1,500 slot machines, will open on June 24.
Judge supports Gun Lake Tribe in battle over land-into-trust law
The Gun Lake Trust Land Reaffirmation Act of 2014 protects the tribe's gaming facility from litigation.
Debate on Tribal Labor Sovereignty Act moves to House panel
Tribal leaders call on Congress to resolve uncertainty created by the National Labor Relations Board.
House committee to hold hearing on Tribal Labor Sovereignty Act
The bill to prevent the National Labor Relations Board from exercising jurisdiction in Indian Country is gaining steam on Capitol Hill.
Law Article: Uncertainty abounds with federal labor law at casinos
What is becoming clear is that nothing is settled, and this issue is likely headed for the Supreme Court or a possible legislative 'fix.'
Sen. McCain claims authority on Tohono O'odham Nation casino bid
The lawmaker sponsored two key laws that have given rise to a controversial casino in the Phoenix, Arizona, area.
Navajo Nation Council supports bill to block rival casino in Arizona
Tribal lawmakers believe the West Valley Resort under construction near Phoenix poses a risk to the Twin Arrows Navajo Casino outside of Flagstaff.
Union won't appeal decision in Chickasaw Nation casino dispute
The National Labor Relations Board declined to assert jurisdiction over the WinStar World Casino and Resort due to the tribe's treaty rights.
Senate committee passes bill to shield tribal casinos from NLRB
Union members gathered on Capitol Hill in protest of the Tribal Labor Sovereignty Act.
Appeals court sides with NLRB in Little River Band casino case
The decision comes as the Senate Indian Affairs Committee takes up a bill to shield tribal casinos from federal labor law.
County seeks share of revenues from new Oneida Nation casino
The tribe opened the Yellow Brick Road Casino last week to large crowds and now Madison County wants some of the action.
Senate committee takes up bill to shield tribal casinos from NLRB
S.248, the Tribal Labor Sovereignty Act, will be considered by the Senate Indian Affairs Committee.
Mashantucket Tribe moves quickly to fill 200 positions at casino
An executive at Foxwoods Resort Casino said business has been improving as non-gaming options expand.
Connecticut governor to sign measure for one more tribal casino
The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and the Mohegan Tribe hope to prevent job and revenue losses as gaming options expand in New England.
Chickasaw Nation wins major ruling affecting labor law at casino
The National Labor Relations Board cited the tribe's treaties in declining to assert jurisdiction over the WinStar World Casino and Resort.
Column: Seminole Tribe can thank Poarch Creeks for casino ruling
A Florida appeals court's ruling to allow slot machines at a tiny barrel-racing track in rural Gadsden County could send huge shockwaves through Florida's gambling landscape.
Coeur d'Alene Tribe asks court to enforce ban on gaming devices
Non-Indian racetracks have installed about 250 instant racing machines that have been the subject of considerable debate in the state.
Bill for one more tribal casino in Connecticut sent to governor
The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and the Mohegan Tribe believe another casino will help address competition from neighboring Massachusetts.
Connecticut tribes counting up votes on bill for one more casino
The legislative session ends on June 3 so time is running out on the bill that tribes say will protect jobs and the economy.
Tohono O'odham Nation chooses new leader amid casino conflict
Ed Manuel, a former chairman, ousted Ned Norris Jr., who pushed hard for the controversial casino during his two terms in office.
Pokagon Band faces hurdles in plan to develop casino in Indiana
Some state lawmakers aren't excited about a tribal casino joining riverboat and land-based casinos.
California tribes still divided over efforts to legalize online poker
Internet poker was on the agenda at the California Gaming 2015 conference, hosted by Capitol Weekly.
Tribes hail movement on bill for one more casino in Connecticut
The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and the Mohegan Tribe hope the new casino will help address competition in neighboring Massachusetts.
Connecticut lawmakers consider bill for one more tribal casino
The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and the Mohegan Tribe are urging support for the new version of the gaming measure.
New bill limits Connecticut tribes to one more gaming facility
The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and the Mohegan Tribe are looking to head off competition from neighboring Massachusetts.
Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe questions non-Indian slot facility
The Plainridge Park Casino will offer slot machines and electronic table games less than 20 miles from the tribe's casino site.
Sen. McCain denies being influenced by tribal casino lobbyists
Rival tribes are spending millions of dollars in hopes of stopping the Tohono O'odham Nation from opening a new casino in the Phoenix area.
Pokagon Band questions legality of new gaming law in Indiana
Chairman John Warren said the new law, which went into effect without the governor's signature, violates the Indian Gaming Regulatory Act.
Poarch Creeks oppose efforts to expand gaming in Alabama
Lawmakers are considering a bill to authorize Class III games at racetracks.
Opinion: Sen. McCain changes tune on tribal casino in Arizona
From 2004 to 2006, Washington was transfixed by the revelations that several Indian tribes had paid exorbitant fees to then-uber lobbyist Jack Abramoff to stop other tribes from opening casinos.
Tribes in Connecticut plan $900M investment in new casinos
The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and the Mohegan Tribe want to open as many as three 'satellite' casinos around the state.
Poarch Creek casinos once seen as illegal now eyed for cash
The tribe has offered $250 million up front to the state in exchange for some form of exclusivity for Class III games.
Poarch Creeks eager to discuss gaming options with Alabama
Republican leaders in the state are offering competing and somewhat confusing proposals to authorize gaming in the state.
Connecticut tribes push plan to open new casinos around state
The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and the Mohegan Tribe are seeking legislative approval for as many as three additional casinos.
Opinion: Tribal war rages in Washington with anti-casino efforts
The Indian Wars still rage in Washington, fueled by the largest lobbying contracts the city has to offer.
Local leaders talk Tohono O'odham Nation casino controversy
Spokane Tribe partners with Hard Rock for off-reservation casino
Sault Tribe protected by sovereign immunity in casino dispute
Pojoaque Pueblo at critical juncture with Class III gaming deal
BIA releases scoping report for Coquille Tribe Class II facility
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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