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Filed Under: Regulation
Lengthy sentence for robbery of Saginaw Chippewa casino winner (01/19)
The victim, a tribal member, was assaulted and robbed on the reservation.

Filed Under: Business Deals | Casino Stalker
Keweenaw Bay Indian Community voters reject new casino plan (12/16)
Tribal members rejected plans to buy a hotel and build a $31 million casino at the site.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker
County backs off-reservation casino for Lac Vieux Desert Band (12/11)
Plans call for a $22 million casino at an existing ski resort.

Filed Under: Legislation | Litigation
Non-Indian man disputes law protecting Gun Lake Tribe's casino (12/10)
A non-Indian man who lives three miles from the casino has made it clear he wants a monetary settlement from the tribe.

Filed Under: Compacts
Gun Lake Tribe surpasses $60M mark in shared gaming revenues (12/09)
The tribe hit a major milestone since the opening of its casino in February 2011.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker | Litigation
Judge removes Sault Tribe from off-reservation gaming lawsuit (12/08)
The state plans to pursue individual tribal officials due to the sovereign immunity of the tribe itself.

Filed Under: Regulation
Robbery victim won $2500 at Nottawaseppi Huron Band's casino (12/05)
The 23-year-old victim was robbed at gunpoint by an acquaintance who know he had won money at the casino.

Filed Under: Compacts
Saginaw Chippewa Tribe shares nearly $2.9M in casino revenue (11/17)
Distributions will be made at a ceremony on Thursday.

Filed Under: Litigation | Regulation
Saginaw Chippewa Tribe won't comply with NLRB casino order (11/14)
The tribe says it will continue fighting in the federal court system.

Filed Under: Compacts | Litigation
Supreme Court ruling bodes well for tribes in gaming cases (11/11)
The decision in Michigan v. Bay Mills Indian Community is having positive effects throughout Indian Country.

Filed Under: Regulation
Saginaw Chippewa Tribe shares details of robbery by casino (11/11)
The victim was robbed by a friend after winning a large amount of cash.

Filed Under: Public Relations
Trio arrested for robbery by Saginaw Chippewa Tribe casino (11/10)
The attempted armed robbery took place outside of the Soaring Eagle Casino and Resort.

Filed Under: Litigation | Regulation
NLRB reaffirms jurisdiction at Saginaw Chippewa Tribe casino (11/06)
The tribe was ordered to reinstate a casino employee who had been suspended for trying to organize a union.

Filed Under: Regulation
Ask the Expert: Why can't I win at tribal casino slot machines? (10/29)
The Slot Expert answers a question about regulation of tribal casinos and who controls the slot machines.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker | Public Relations
Little River Band still touting proposal for off-reservation casino (10/28)
The tribe just won a major award for its existing facility.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker
Town meeting for Lac Vieux Desert Band off-reservation casino (10/21)
A local official believes the casino will bring jobs and revenue to the region.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker
Lac Vieux Desert Band sees support for off-reservation casino (10/08)
One community has voted to support the project while leaders in another community are welcoming the plan.

Filed Under: Opinion
Column: Does Indian Gaming Regulatory Act outlaw firearms? (10/08)
Can patrons bring firearms to tribal casinos? Attorneys come to different conclusions.

Filed Under: Legislation | Litigation
Gun Lake Tribe awaits court action in long-running gaming case (10/06)
One law professor thinks the non-Indian plaintiff who filed the case won't go away quietly.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker | Land Acquisitions
Lac Vieux Desert Band eyes off-reservation casino at ski resort (10/03)
Plans are in the preliminary stages but would include a hotel.

Filed Under: Legislation | Litigation
Attorney claims case against Gun Lake Tribe's casino still alive (10/02)
The Gun Lake Trust Land Reaffirmation Act, however, requires the lawsuit to be dismissed.

Filed Under: Legislation | Litigation
Gun Lake Tribe hails new law that protects casino from litigation (09/29)
President Obama signed S.1603, the Gun Lake Trust Land Reaffirmation Act, into law on Friday.

Filed Under: Public Relations
Nottawaseppi Huron Band reopens casino after electrical work (09/26)
The work at the FireKeepers Casino came after the facility suffered a minor electrical fire and power outage.

Filed Under: Litigation
Law Article: Supreme Court backs immunity in gaming lawsuit (09/25)
Attorney discusses the U.S. Supreme Court decision in Michigan v. Bay Mills Indian Community.

Filed Under: Public Relations
Student pleads guilty in theft at Saginaw Chippewa Tribe casino (09/24)
The 21-year-old football player was reinstated to his team at Central Michigan University after admitting to a charge of attempted larceny.

Filed Under: Regulation
Guilty verdict in robbery of Saginaw Chippewa casino winner (09/22)
A Michigan man was convicted for assaulting and stealing more than $2,000 from a casino patron.

Filed Under: Public Relations
Nottawaseppi Huron Band reopens casino after electrical fire (09/22)
About 350 customers and employees were evacuated after a small electrical fire occurred away from the gaming floor

Filed Under: Casino Stalker | Litigation
KBIC judge dismisses lawsuit challenging plan for new casino (09/18)
The judge went ahead and resolved the case on the merits after being told by the council to dismiss it.

Filed Under: Litigation | Regulation
NLRB reaffirms jurisdiction over Little River Band gaming facility (09/17)
The tribe was ordered to stop enforcing its own set of labor laws on casino employees.

Filed Under: Public Relations
Student arrested over theft at Saginaw Chippewa Tribe's casino (09/17)
The 21-year-old football player is accused of stealing a woman's purse at the Soaring Eagle Casino and Resort.

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