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(07/03)

The case has been assigned to a federal judge who has already issued a slew of rulings in the tribe's favor.

(07/03)

Four of the six judges in the Sixth Circuit who have examined the issue, in two different cases, have concluded that the NLRA has no jurisdiction over the tribes. The tribes have lost both cases!

(07/03)

Although the court has been restricting en banc review, such a flagrant disagreement between two panels certainly should attract en banc attention.

(07/03)

Tribal leaders are converting an unfinished community center into a casino and hope to open it by the end of the year.

(07/01)

The three judges went to great lengths to explain why they were unable to side with the tribe in an unfair labor practices complaint.

(07/01)

U.S. Attorney Damon P. Martinez will closely monitor the tribe's casinos while a lawsuit plays out in federal court.

(07/01)

Three gamblers who won large sums of money at the Mazatzal Hotel and Casino claim their earnings were stolen.

(06/30)

The compact expires at midnight tonight and Gov. Susana Martinez (R) contends the tribe's casinos will be operating illegally without a new agreement.

(06/30)

Congress did not waive tribal sovereign immunity in bankruptcy proceedings, a federal judge ruled earlier this month.

(06/30)

The tribe is back in court in hopes of ensuring the controversial West Valley Resort opens later this year as planned.

(06/23)

The dispute stems from an October 2011 incident in which a limousine driven by a Mohegan Sun employee struck another vehicle.

(06/23)

In a recent split decision, the Sixth Circuit held that the National Labor Relations Board possessed jurisdiction to enforce provisions of the National Labor Relations Act against the Little River Band of Ottawa Indians.

(06/23)

The tribe is seeking a preliminary injunction to prevent the state from interfering with the West Valley Resort and from retaliating against vendors doing business with the tribe.

(06/22)

The tribe might be forced to close the Nooksack River Casino after losing a series of rulings in the case.

(06/19)

A former employee won the right to sue the tribe's gaming regulators but the decision is being questioned.

(06/19)

Salvatore Vizzo was injured while riding in a limousine driven by an employee at Mohegan Sun.

(06/19)

The tribe is going with Class II due to reluctance from the state to enter into a Class III compact.

(06/18)

The Gun Lake Trust Land Reaffirmation Act of 2014 protects the tribe's gaming facility from litigation.

(06/18)

The state hopes to block the Kewadin Lansing Casino by suing individual tribal leaders rather than the tribe itself.

(06/18)

The Seminoles believe their Class III gaming exclusivity rights are threatened by a May 29 decision in the lawsuit.

(06/16)

The tribe and its leaders are claiming sovereign immunity in a lawsuit filed by the state of Kansas.

(06/15)

What is becoming clear is that nothing is settled, and this issue is likely headed for the Supreme Court or a possible legislative 'fix.'

(06/12)

The National Labor Relations Board declined to assert jurisdiction over the WinStar World Casino and Resort due to the tribe's treaty rights.

(06/11)

Union members gathered on Capitol Hill in protest of the Tribal Labor Sovereignty Act.

(06/11)

The tribe proved that the state was negotiating in good faith for a casino on an 11-acre site on the reservation.

(06/10)

The decision comes as the Senate Indian Affairs Committee takes up a bill to shield tribal casinos from federal labor law.

(06/10)

Steven Thomas was hired as manager of tribal and Native American relations at Foxwoods Resort Casino after he pleaded guilty to stealing from the tribe.

(06/10)

The 9th Circuit Court of Appeals rejected every one of the state's arguments in the closely-watched case.

(06/09)

S.248, the Tribal Labor Sovereignty Act, will be considered by the Senate Indian Affairs Committee.

(06/09)

Big Lagoon is significant because of the court’s recognition that, as a matter of law, Carcieri did not operate to retroactively divest existing trust lands of their legal status.

(06/08)

The ruling restores certainty to the federal government’s recognition of 'Indian lands' and states’ obligations to negotiate gaming compacts in good faith with tribes.

(06/08)

The tribe and the state will head to court on August 12 and they have agreed to let a judge, rather than a jury, decide the case.

(06/05)

After losing every round in the long-running battle, Duluth is handling the case in-house.

(06/05)

Attorney General Derek Schmidt said he needs to conduct 'extensive' legal research amid a looming furlough for state employees.

(06/04)

By a unanimous vote, an en banc panel of the court rejected all of the challenges raised by the state of California.

(06/04)

Non-Indian racetracks have installed about 250 instant racing machines that have been the subject of considerable debate in the state.

(06/03)

The state of Kansas is trying to stop the tribe from moving forward with a $15 million expansion of the Downstream Casino Resort.

(06/02)

Casinos won’t kill you, although they offer ample opportunity to hurt yourself.

(06/02)

The city has lost every single ruling but is asking the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals to hear the case anyway.

(06/02)

Three patrons who were suspected of cheating at Foxwoods Resort Casino tried to recover their funds in federal court.

(06/01)

The tribe owns a commercial racetrack in a county where voters support slot machines.

(06/01)

Benedict Cosentino is suing the tribe's gaming regulators and has won a key decision in California state court.

(05/29)

The sister of the Chairman Raymond Hunter is challenging the tribe's legitimacy, 34 years after being organized under federal law.

(05/29)

Benedict Cosentino lost his job at the casino after providing information about alleged illegal activity to the state of California.

(05/28)

The tax assessor in Escambia County claims the tribe owes $22.3 million at the Wind Casino and Hotel in Atmore, Alabama.

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