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Eastern Cherokee casino stocks new beer created by tribal citizens

A beer whose symbol is a Cherokee woman and whose name is connected to the tribe's ancestral origins is causing controversy.

Posted: March 21, 2018

Texas Tribune: So why do I have to go to other states to gamble?

In most cases, it’s illegal to gamble or place a bet in Texas. But there are some exceptions.

Posted: March 20, 2018

Tribes looking for more support to pass controversial sovereignty bill

Tribes are not quite there when it comes to a controversial bill that recognizes their sovereignty over labor unions. An anticipated vote has been delayed on Capitol Hill.

Posted: February 14, 2018

Eastern Cherokees schedule vote on liquor sales beyond casinos

Citizens of the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians will decide whether tribe should allow the sale of liquor outside of its gaming enterprise in North Carolina.

Posted: February 7, 2018

Billionaire casino mogul who trashed tribes steps down from post

Steve Wynn, the billionaire gaming mogul who trashed tribes as he pursued a commercial casino in Massachusetts, has stepped down from his namesake company.

Posted: February 7, 2018

Pueblo of Laguna fails to reach deal for Louisiana commercial casino

The Pueblo of Laguna won't be buying a commercial casino in Louisiana due to regulatory issues.

Posted: February 5, 2018

Massachusetts casino under investigation due to sexual misconduct

A billionaire gaming mogul who trashed tribes could lose a commercial casino license after being accused of sexual misconduct.

Posted: February 1, 2018

Massachusetts casino under review after report of top executive's sexual misconduct

A commercial casino in Massachusetts is being reviewed after The Wall Street Journal reported on numerous claims of sexual misconduct by mogul Steve Wynn.

Posted: January 29, 2018

National Indian Gaming Commission finalizes new rule for tribal fees

The National Indian Gaming Commission has finalized a new rule that should make it easier on tribes when paying fees, Chairman Jonodev Chaudhuri said.

Posted: January 22, 2018

Mohegan Tribe pays a record $1 million in gaming fines for lapses in Pennsylvania

The Mohegan Tribe has been fined $1 million in connection with its commercial gaming operation in Pennsylvania.

Posted: December 14, 2017

Eastern Cherokees weigh expansion of liquor sales beyond gaming enterprise

Support appears to be growing among the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians for a referendum that would authorize more liquor sales on the reservation.

Posted: November 7, 2017

Jamul Indian Village secures permanent liquor license for casino after review

A year following the debut of its long-awaited casino in southern California, the Jamul Indian Village can finally serve liquor there.

Posted: October 30, 2017

Trump hire at Bureau of Indian Affairs heads back to Capitol Hill for gaming hearing

The senior-most political official at the Bureau of Indian Affairs is back on Capitol Hill to testify at a hearing about the tribal gaming industry.

Posted: October 2, 2017

Meskwaki Tribe conducted undercover sex trafficking operation at Iowa casino

An undercover sex trafficking operation at the casino owned by the Meskwaki Tribe resulted in charges against two people.

Posted: September 27, 2017

Senate Committee on Indian Affairs schedules hearing on tribal gaming industry

It's that time again -- the Senate Committee on Indian Affairs is holding an oversight hearing on the tribal gaming industry.

Posted: September 25, 2017

Jamul Indian Village awaits decision on liquor license for casino in California

The Jamul Indian Village opened its casino to large crowds nearly a year ago yet still lacks a permanent liquor license for the $460 million facility.

Posted: August 24, 2017

Kialegee Tribal Town aims to approve gaming at allotment in Oklahoma

It looks like the Kialegee Tribal Town is trying to get back into the casino game by asserting authority at an allotment in Oklahoma.

Posted: July 17, 2017

Muscogee Nation asserts authority at allotment where casino was proposed

The Muscogee Nation is warning one of its citizens not to engage in gaming on his allotment in Oklahoma.

Posted: June 19, 2017

Osage Nation caught off-duty police officer stealing casino ticket

A police offer from a neighboring county is being accused of taking a $750 casino ticket that didn't belong to him.

Posted: June 9, 2017

Pala Band launches another online gambling site in New Jersey has joined and in offering legal online gaming for patrons in New Jersey.

Posted: June 7, 2017

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