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Filed Under: Casino Stalker
Menominee Nation considers off-reservation casino bid in Illinois (03/06)
Chairman Gary Besaw said the tribe is considering all of its options.

Filed Under: Litigation
Narragansett Tribe loses decision in non-Indian gaming dispute (03/05)
The Rhode Island Supreme Court upheld the constitutionality of the law that authorized table games at a non-Indian facility.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker | Litigation
Aquinnah Wampanoag Tribe hails decision in gaming dispute (03/04)
The tribe plans to build a Class II facility on its reservation on the island of Martha's Vineyard.

Filed Under: Compacts | Legislation | Opinion
Opinion: Florida gaming expansion bill leads to less gaming (03/04)
In many debates over gambling expansion, often the starting point is that all gaming is equal.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker | Litigation | NIGC
Aquinnah Wampanoag Tribe and state in court over casino plan (03/03)
The tribe wants to open a Class II facility on its reservation but the state is objecting.

Filed Under: Openings and Closings
MGM on track to complete $1.2B casino near US Capitol next year (03/02)
The casino at National Harbor will feature 3,600 slot machines, 140 table games, a 300-room hotel, a 3,000-seat venue, several restaurants and retail shops.

Filed Under: Compacts
New Mexico lawmakers advance new Class III gaming compact (03/02)
Five tribes signed the agreement and are eager to see it approved before the end of the legislative session later this month.

Filed Under: Compacts | Litigation | NIGC
Fort Sill Apache Tribe in court for gaming compact in New Mexico (03/02)
Gov. Susana Martinez (R) refuses to negotiate a deal with the tribe.

Filed Under: NIGC | Opinion | Regulation
Joseph Webster: Tribes assert sovereignty over Class II gaming (03/02)
When Congress enacted the Indian Gaming Regulatory Act in 1988, it included an important provision to allow for self-regulation of Class II gaming by tribal governments

Filed Under: California
Lytton Band paid $4.6M to use land as parking for Class II facility (02/27)
The tribe paid up front to use the 2.5-acre site for 20 years.

Filed Under: California | Casino Stalker
Wilton Rancheria still waiting for BIA movement on gaming plan (02/27)
A draft environmental impact statement could be issued sometime this summer.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker
Little River Band expects wait for $180M off-reservation casino (02/26)
The tribe's ogema, or leader, believes a decision could come within 18 months to two years.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker | Compacts | NIGC
Florida governor wants land ruling for Poarch Creek gaming site (02/25)
The tribe's one-acre property in Florida was reportedly placed in trust in 1984 so it presumably can be used for a casino.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker
Little River Band submits application for off-reservation casino (02/24)
The tribe wants to turn a 60-acre former racetrack into a casino with a hotel.

Filed Under: Compacts | Litigation | NIGC
New Mexico lawmakers to consider Class III gaming compacts (02/20)
The new deal addresses revenue sharing, free play, operational hours and gaming on newly acquired lands.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker | Litigation
Menominee Nation weighs next step for off-reservation casino (02/20)
The tribe hasn't announced a decision but a law professor believes a case could be made in federal and state court.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker
Menominee Nation makes last push for off-reservation casino (02/19)
More than 400 supporters stood by at the State Capitol as Chairman Gary Besaw was turned away from the office of Gov. Scott Walker (R).

Filed Under: Casino Stalker
Community welcomes Shawnee Tribe off-reservation casino (02/19)
Local officials hope the Golden Moon Casino brings more people to Oklahoma's Panhandle.

Filed Under: California | Casino Stalker
BIA still working on Los Coyotes Band off-reservation casino (02/19)
The final environmental impact statement was published in April 2014.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker | Compacts
Ho-Chunk Nation won't ask tribes about off-reservation casino (02/18)
The tribe's Class III gaming compact authorizes four locations.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker
Shawnee Tribe announces off-reservation casino in Oklahoma (02/18)
The tribe was restored to federal recognition by an act of Congress in 2000.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker | Compacts
Menominee Nation sought to bar rival off-reservation casino (02/17)
An offer to fund a new stadium was linked to the Ho-Chunk Nation's casino in Beloit.

Filed Under: Openings and Closings | Public Relations
Poll finds growth in negative views about gaming in Maryland (02/16)
The state is home to five casinos and a sixth one, less than 10 miles from the U.S. Capitol, is on the way.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker
Menominee Nation starts 156-mile walk to rally casino support (02/13)
Tribal members are braving frigid temperatures as the head toward the state capitol in Madison.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker
Menominee Nation prepares for 156-mile march to push casino (02/12)
The walk begins tomorrow morning at tribal headquarters in Keshena.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker
Menominee Nation to march 156 miles to rally support for casino (02/11)
The march will begin on Friday in Keshena, the tribal headquarters.

Filed Under: NIGC | Openings and Closings
Quapaw Tribe slams casino expansion opposition as 'anti-Indian' (02/11)
The tribe plans to spend $15 million to expand the Downstream Casino Resort onto trust land in Kansas.

Filed Under: NIGC | Openings and Closings
County opposes expansion of Quapaw Tribe casino into Kansas (02/10)
A county claims the tribe promised not to use the land for gaming.

Filed Under: Regulation
Yavapai-Apache Nation adds casino per capita requirements (02/05)
Members must have a high school diploma or GED and must complete a financial education course and a cultural assessment.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker
Menominee Nation pushes governor to change mind on casino (02/05)
The final deadline on the off-reservation casino in Kenosha is February 19.

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