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Filed Under: Litigation | New York
Cayuga Nation back in court to defend Class II gaming operation (01/29)
The tribe claims the village of Union Springs is threatening to shut down the facility.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker
Governor won't rethink Menominee Nation off-reservation casino (01/29)
A bipartisan group of lawmakers asked Gov. Scott Walker (R) to give the project a second chance.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker | Opinion
Editorial: Approve off-reservation casino for Ho-Chunk Nation (01/28)
The Ho-Chunk say they would invest upward of $200 million in the complex. It would create hundreds of construction jobs and between 1,000 and 2,000 permanent jobs.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker
Catawba Nation waits for BIA decision on off-reservation casino (01/28)
The land-into-trust application was submitted nearly 15 months ago.

Filed Under: Compacts | NIGC
BIA questions provision in compact for some New Mexico tribes (01/27)
The agreement claims to limit gaming to lands that were in trust prior to 1988.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker | Compacts
Ho-Chunk Nation's gaming compact authorizes another facility (01/27)
The tribe hopes its fourth Class III facility will be located in Beloit.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker
Ho-Chunk Nation remains confident of off-reservation casino bid (01/26)
The Bureau of Indian Affairs has been moving slowly on the project.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker | Compacts | Litigation
Governor rejects Menominee Nation off-reservation gaming plan (01/23)
The Menominees blamed a rival tribe and the governor's presidential aspirations for the negative decision.

Filed Under: Compacts | Litigation | Opinion
Turtle Talk: Gaming compact cases are extremely difficult to win (01/23)
The decision to disapprove the compact strikes me as consistent with its approach in recent years to limit the scope of these types of agreements.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker | Compacts
Menominee Nation expects fast action from BIA on new compact (01/22)
An answer could come before Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R) makes a decision on the off-reservation casino in Kenosha.

Filed Under: Compacts | Litigation
Forest County Potawatomi Tribe sues BIA over rejected compact (01/22)
The lawsuit was filed in federal court in Washington, D.C.

Filed Under: California | Land Acquisitions | Litigation
Redding Rancheria gets a second shot for casino at a larger site (01/21)
The 9th Circuit Court of Appeals delivered a mixed victory to the northern California tribe.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker | Compacts
Menominee Nation signs new compact for off-reservation casino (01/21)
The tribe says it will share $1 billion with the state over 25 years.

Filed Under: California | Land Acquisitions | Litigation
9th Circuit rules in dispute over Redding Rancheria gaming site (01/20)
The tribe has offered to close its existing casino and move operations to a larger site.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker | Compacts
Menominee Nation still negotiating off-reservation casino deal (01/20)
A new Class III compact could be sent to the Bureau of Indian Affairs this week.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker
City seeks role in review of Coquille Tribe's off-reservation casino (01/19)
The tribe plans to use a 2.4-acre site in Medford for a Class II gaming facility.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker
BIA moves forward with Coquille Tribe off-reservation casino bid (01/16)
A scoping meeting will be held February 3 in Medford in preparation of an environmental impact statement.

Filed Under: California | Casino Stalker | Litigation
Court won't review decision favoring North Fork Rancheria casino (01/16)
The Chukchansi Tribe went to court to try and stop the rival casino from moving forward.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker | Compacts
Menominee Nation seeks meeting for off-reservation casino (01/14)
Gov. Scott Walker (R) has indicated he will wait until February 19 to announce a decision.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker | Compacts | Litigation
Forest County Potawatomi Tribe to sue BIA over gaming deal (01/13)
The tribe believes it must be compensated for losses from a rival casino.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker | Compacts
BIA rejects Forest County Potawatomi Tribe's gaming compact (01/12)
Assistant Secretary Kevin Washburn said the deal went against the Indian Gaming Regulatory Act.

Filed Under: Compacts
Acoma Pueblo reaches new Class III gaming compact with state (01/08)
The tribe has agreed to share a larger percentage of revenues over the course of the 22-year deal.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker | Land Acquisitions
Aquinnah Wampanoag Tribe acquires land adjacent to casino site (01/07)
The tribe paid $1.1 million for eight parcels totaling 17 acres.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker | Compacts
BIA ruling on Forest County Potawatomi Tribe compact expected (01/07)
The decision will help Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R) determine whether to approve an off-reservation casino for the Menominee Nation.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker
Decision looms on Menominee Nation off-reservation gaming bid (01/06)
Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R) faces a February 19 deadline to make a decision.

Filed Under: Compacts
Jicarilla Apache Nation announces new Class III gaming compact (01/05)
The deal requires the tribe to share between 2 percent and 8.5 percent of its gaming revenues with the state.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker | Litigation
Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe remains optimistic for gaming bid (12/24)
The Supreme Court's decision in Carcieri v. Salazar has thrown a wrench into the process.

Filed Under: Litigation | NIGC
Fond du Lac Band wins ruling affecting land adjacent to casino (12/24)
The tribe wants a one-acre site placed in trust in order to create a buffer zone around the casino.

Filed Under: Compacts | Litigation | Opinion
Opinion: Tribal and state governments should get out of casinos (12/22)
Guy C. Clark of Stop Predatory Gambling New Mexico predicts disaster if Pojoaque Pueblo prevails in Class III gaming compact dispute.

Filed Under: New York | Openings and Closings
Oneida Nation plans to open $20M 'Wizard of Oz'-themed casino (12/22)
The Yellow Brick Road Casino is due to open in the spring of 2015.

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