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Filed Under: Casino Stalker | Compacts | Connecticut | Legislation
Bill for more tribally-operated casinos advances in Connecticut (04/21)
The bill authorizes as many as three new facilities but it was written to avoid the Indian Gaming Regulatory Act.

Filed Under: Compacts | Connecticut | Legislation
Letter raises legal issues for new tribal casinos in Connecticut (04/16)
Attorney General George Jepsen highlighted two major concerns as lawmakers consider a bill to authorize as many as three casinos for the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and the Mohegan Tribe.

Filed Under: Compacts | Opinion
Editorial: Racinos seek a level playing field with Seminole Tribe (04/07)
It's notable this year that the pari-mutuels, who've been ferocious competitors, have ended their 'circular firing squad' lobbying efforts and joined hands around a single call: a level playing field with the Seminole Tribe of Florida.

Filed Under: New York | Regulation
Oneida Nation asks state to deny license for non-Indian casino (04/03)
The proposed $425 million Lago Resort and Casino sits on the edge of the tribe's exclusivity zone.

Filed Under: Compacts | Litigation | Opinion
Editorial: Renew Class III gaming compact with Seminole Tribe (03/24)
Florida should not become another Nevada with gambling casinos strung across the state, but that's the possible scenario with pending legislation in Tallahassee.

Filed Under: Compacts | Openings and Closings
Seminole Tribe reveals details of Class III gaming negotiations (03/19)
The tribe says Gov. Rick Scott (R) has not come to the table since talks faltered a year ago.

Filed Under: Compacts | Legislation
Seminole Tribe touts compact as lawmakers take up expansion (03/03)
The tribe has shared $1 billion with the state but would no longer be required to do so if it loses regional exclusivity.

Filed Under: Compacts
Top lawmaker not waiting on Seminole Tribe casino compact (02/17)
The leader of the Florida Senate said he's 'anti-gaming' anyway.

Filed Under: Compacts
Seminole Tribe still hopeful for new Class III gaming compact (02/13)
The tribe has shared more than $1 billion with the state over the last five years.

Filed Under: Compacts | Connecticut | Legislation
Connecticut lawmaker drops slot machine bill after tribes object (02/09)
The proposal would have relieved tribes of their revenue sharing obligations, tribal officials said.

Filed Under: Compacts | Legislation | Openings and Closings
Tohono O'odham Nation casino won't invoke compact provision (02/09)
The tribe is on track to open an off-reservation casino by the end of the year.

Filed Under: Compacts | Opinion
Column: Politicians play hardball with Seminole Tribe's compact (01/20)
The tribe faces a July 31 to renew key provisions of its Class III gaming compact.

Filed Under: Compacts
Seminole Tribe faces deadline on new Class III casino compact (01/12)
Provisions for three card games expire July 31 although slot machines won't be affected.

Filed Under: Compacts
Lawmakers don't appear interested in Seminole Tribe compact (01/09)
Republicans are in control of the Legislature but don't seem to care whether the state renews the gaming deal.

Filed Under: New York
New York passes over tribes for first commercial casino licenses (12/18)
Tribes lost out to non-Indian developers in three regions across the state.

Filed Under: Compacts | Opinion
Editorial: Poarch Creeks control their own destiny with gaming (11/24)
Tribal leaders are no longer 'begging' the state to enter into Class III gaming compact negotiations.

Filed Under: Compacts | Opinion
Editorial: Renew Class III gaming compact with Seminole Tribe (11/24)
Newspaper cites benefits of Class III gaming compact with the Seminole Tribe.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker | Compacts | Connecticut
Meeting planned for potential third tribal casino in Connecticut (11/18)
A bill could be introduced in the next legislative session to authorize a joint facility.

Filed Under: Compacts
Governor to return to casino compact talks with Seminole Tribe (11/05)
The tribe has reportedly offered to share more revenues in exchange for regional exclusivity.

Filed Under: New York
County joins Oneida Nation in opposing commercial casino plan (10/02)
The $425 million proposed casino is located at the edge of the tribe's zone of exclusivity.

Filed Under: Compacts
Documents show Seminole Tribe was close to new gaming deal (09/29)
The compact was never presented to state lawmakers because Republican leaders weren't sure how it would have been received.

Filed Under: New York
Oneida Nation concerned about location of commercial casino (09/18)
The proposed facility is located right on the edge of the exclusivity zone promised to the tribe.

Filed Under: Compacts
Poarch Creeks still open to Class III gaming compact discussion (09/15)
But no one knows how much Class III revenue the tribe could pull in, and how much the state might get under a revenue sharing arrangement.

Filed Under: Compacts | Opinion
Editorial: Limit gaming to Seminole Tribe for exchange of revenue (09/08)
Newspaper urges Gov. Rick Scott (R) to negotiate a Class III gaming compact that ensures exclusivity for the Seminole Tribe for a cut of the revenues.

Filed Under: New York
St. Regis Mohawk Tribe doesn't support casino at Superfund site (08/14)
The proposal for a casino at a site adjacent to the reservation is a no-go.

Filed Under: New York
Businessman wants casino to benefit St. Regis Mohawk Tribe (08/11)
The facility would be located on a 270-acre Superfund adjacent to the reservation.

Filed Under: Compacts | New York
St. Regis Mohawk Tribe concerned about potential gaming site (07/24)
The tribe was promised regional exclusivity in exchange for sharing revenues with the state.

Filed Under: Compacts | Openings and Closings
Seminole Tribe announces $100M in gaming upgrade projects (05/12)
The Seminole Tribe of Florida plans to spend $100 million this year upgrading its gaming properties.

Filed Under: Compacts
Lawmakers seeking details on Seminole Tribe's casino compact (04/29)
Florida lawmakers are in the dark about Class III gaming compact negotiations with the Seminole Tribe.

Filed Under: Compacts
Seminole Tribe could share more revenue with new casino pact (04/14)
The Seminole Tribe could share more revenues with the state of Florida as part of a new Class III gaming compact.

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