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(12/10)

The tribe plans to build a $15 million casino expansion on newly acquired land in Kansas.

(12/09)

The tribal fees are used to fund the NIGC's budget -- no taxpayer money is used for the agency.

(12/09)

Police chief John Oliveira and officer Tim Tofaute are out on bond while the tribal leaders that hired them remain in jail.

(12/05)

The tribe has secured a favorable land determination from the National Indian Gaming Commission.

(11/13)

The tribe doesn't want to pay another $12 million under a revenue sharing agreement that has been invalidated.

(11/13)

The Senate Indian Affairs Committee spent less than 30 minutes on the nomination.

(11/12)

Tex McDonald, the chairman of one faction, and Vernon King, the treasurer, say they pose no danger to the community.

(11/12)

The agency has been without a confirmed leader for more than a year.

(11/06)

Tex McDonald faces numerous charges for an attempted takeover at the casino last month.

(11/04)

Tex McDonald, 64, who claims to be chairman, faces charges of kidnapping, false imprisonment, assault with a firearm, assault with a deadly weapon, battery causing serious injury and assault with a stun gun.

(11/03)

Jonodev Chaudhuri is a member of the Muscogee Nation of Oklahoma.

(11/03)

Tex McDonald, a disputed chairman of the tribe, was among those charged.

(10/30)

The decision had especially harsh words for a faction led by Tex McDonald.

(10/28)

Rival factions of the tribe, along with the state, are due back in court tomorrow.

(10/23)

The casino has been closed since October 9 due to the leadership dispute.

(10/17)

California falls under Public Law 280 so the state has criminal and civil jurisdiction in Indian Country.

(10/16)

The casino will remain closed as the judge urges the rivals to work out their differences.

(10/15)

Two factions have united in an attempt to reopen the casino.

(10/13)

The state of California and the federal government took action after an armed confrontation at the facility.

(10/10)

The Madera County Sheriff is keeping the peace after a rocky night at the facility.

(10/07)

Sen. John McCain (R-Arizona) is concerned about federal regulation of the $28 billion industry.

(10/01)

Tribal facilities play an important role in shaping the U.S. gaming industry through jobs, revenues, direct and indirect spending as well as payroll and other taxes.

(09/24)

The Potawatomis are raising questions about the Seminole Tribe's involvement in the Menominee Nation off-reservation casino.

(09/10)

The lawsuit is before the 11th Circuit Court of Appeals after a federal judge ruled against the state.

(08/28)

Opponents have filed a series of lawsuits in state and federal court in hopes of stopping construction but so far none have been successful.

(08/28)

The tribe plans to open a Class II gaming facility on its reservation but opponents are trying to stop the project.

(08/05)

A vote on the deal could come as early as next Tuesday.

(07/24)

The Senate Indian Affairs Committee heard from both sides of the issue at a lengthy oversight hearing on Indian gaming.

(07/23)

The hearing focused on federal oversight, tribal benefits and a controversial off-reservation casino in Arizona.

(07/23)

Chaudhuri is a member of the Muscogee Nation of Oklahoma

(07/22)

The figure represents just a 0.5 percent gain in revenues from 2012.

(07/17)

State claims that tribal casino sites were not validly placed in trust.

(07/17)

The tribe says the Supreme Court decision in Michigan v. Bay Mills Indian Community puts an end to Oklahoma's case.

(07/04)

Two Wampanoag tribes are trying to open casinos in their home state.

(06/26)

Tribe says disputed machine falls into the Class II category, outside of state control.

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