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Filed Under: Legislation | Litigation
Coeur d'Alene Tribe plans challenge over veto of horse race bill (04/10)
Idaho Gov. Butch Otter (R) vetoed a bill that would have repealed betting on historical horse races but some say he waited too long to take action.

Filed Under: Legislation
Coeur d'Alene Tribe blasts governor for veto on horse race bill (04/07)
Gov. Butch Otter (R) waited until the last minute -- some say he waited too long -- to veto a bill that would have repealed bets on historical horse races.

Filed Under: Public Relations
BSPR: Gaming helps Idaho tribes foster a sense of independence (02/25)
A new study says the five tribes of Idaho play a major role in the state’s economy.

Filed Under: Public Relations
Study puts economic impact of tribal gaming in Idaho at $1.1B (02/20)
University of Idaho economist Steven Peterson analyzed the impacts of the gaming operations of the five tribes in the state.

Filed Under: Legislation
Idaho Senate passes bill to ban bets on historical horse races (02/19)
Tribes support a repeal of the state law that authorized bets on previously-run races.

Filed Under: Legislation | Regulation
Law Article: Tribes and tracks go to battle over new machines (02/17)
A popular and profitable form of gaming has sparked a controversy in Idaho between the state’s Indian tribes and horse racetracks.

Filed Under: Legislation | Opinion
Editorial: Ban instant horse race machines at non-Indian tracks (02/05)
Idaho legislators reconsidering instant horse racing are on the right track.

Filed Under: Openings and Closings | Public Relations | Regulation
Coeur d'Alene Tribe once eyed off-reservation casino at track (02/03)
The tribe and the track are now at odds over historical horse racing machines that are being investigated by law enforcement authorities.

Filed Under: Openings and Closings | Public Relations | Regulation
Gaming dispute leads to cancellation of major powwow in Idaho (02/02)
The event was to be held at a non-Indian racetrack where disputed gaming machines are being offered.

Filed Under: Compacts | Opinion | Regulation
Kootenai Tribe: The truth about the regulation of Indian gaming (01/30)
The tribe clears up 'misinformation' about the tribal casino industry in Idaho.

Filed Under: Legislation | Regulation
Gaming machines at non-Indian tracks stir controversy in Idaho (01/29)
Top lawmakers are corned that the devices look more like slot machines.

Filed Under: Public Relations
Shoshone-Bannock Tribes name executive for gaming operation (01/27)
John Phillipp has 30 years of experience in the Indian and commercial gaming industries.

Filed Under: Regulation
Idaho lawmakers question gaming machines at non-Indian tracks (01/23)
A Senate committee advanced a bill to repeal the law that authorized bets on historical horse races.

Filed Under: Regulation
Idaho authorities probe gaming machines at non-Indian tracks (01/21)
Tribes say the devices resemble Class III slot machines.

Filed Under: Regulation
Coeur d'Alene Tribe denies filing complaint at non-Indian track (01/20)
Law enforcement authorities confirmed they are looking into the historical horse racing machines at a racetrack.

Filed Under: Regulation
Idaho tribes ask state to put a stop to 'instant racing' machines (01/07)
State lawmakers authorized bets on historical races in 2013.

Filed Under: Compacts | Litigation
Coeur d'Alene Tribe can't offer poker games pending appeal (09/22)
The tribe is taking its case to the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals after a judge ordered a halt to the games.

Filed Under: Public Relations
Shoshone-Bannock Tribes name manager for hotel next to casino (09/09)
Cody Blackman, a member of the Northern Cheyenne Tribe of Montana, joined the Shoshone-Bannock Hotel and Event Center late last month.

Filed Under: Compacts | Litigation
Coeur d'Alene Tribe seeks emergency appeal in poker game case (09/08)
The tribe started offering Texas hold 'em games at the Coeur d'Alene Casino Resort in May.

Filed Under: Public Relations
Coeur d'Alene Tribe axes Ted Nugent at casino over racism (07/22)
The tribe found out about the rocker's racist attitudes and views.

Filed Under: Compacts | Litigation
Coeur d'Alene Tribe open to arbitration for disputed poker game (06/25)
Tribe continues to offer poker games at its casino in Idaho.

Filed Under: Compacts | Litigation
Coeur d'Alene Tribe blames Idaho for violating casino compact (06/24)
Federal judge determines state jumped the gun by filing lawsuit.

Filed Under: Compacts | Litigation
Judge won't stop Coeur d'Alene Tribe from offering poker game (06/23)
State of Idaho might be forced to withdraw its lawsuit and proceed to binding arbitration.

Filed Under: Litigation | NIGC
Judge holds hearing in Coeur d'Alene Tribe poker game dispute (06/04)
Poker room at casino has been popular, a tribal official said.

Filed Under: Litigation | NIGC
Coeur d'Alene Tribe defends poker games in lawsuit from state (05/29)
Hearing scheduled in federal court on June 3.

Filed Under: Compacts | Litigation | NIGC | Openings and Closings
Idaho files suit against Coeur d'Alene Tribe to stop poker games (05/05)
The state of Idaho sued the Coeur d'Alene Tribe on Friday in hopes of stopping poker games.

Filed Under: Openings and Closings
Shoshone-Bannock Tribes not planing to offer poker games (04/18)
The Shoshone-Bannock Tribes of Idaho have no plans to offer poker games.

Filed Under: NIGC | Openings and Closings
Coeur d'Alene Tribe set to launch new poker games on May 2 (04/17)
The Coeur d'Alene Tribe of Idaho will open a new poker room on May 2.

Filed Under: Opinion
Opinion: Authorize gaming for everyone in Idaho, not just tribes (04/03)
Newspaper publisher says anyone in Idaho should be allowed to operate a casino.

Filed Under: NIGC | Openings and Closings
Coeur d'Alene Tribe to host poker games despite legal questions (03/28)
The Coeur d'Alene Tribe of Idaho will open a poker room at its casino even though a state official said the games aren't legal.

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