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Filed Under: Opinion
Opinion: Poarch Creek gaming deal won't help state's economy (11/20)
Writer opposes an expansion of gambling in Alabama.

Filed Under: Compacts
Poarch Creeks waiting on state to start Class III gaming talks (11/14)
The tribe's vice chairman said a formal request must come from the governor's office.

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: Openings and Closings
Poarch Creeks to add hotel to casino with $65M expansion plan (10/22)
The tribe will be adding a five-story hotel with 119 rooms to the Creek Casino Montgomery.

Filed Under: Compacts
Poarch Creeks won't confirm or deny talks for gaming compact (10/21)
Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley (R) said he's open to an agreement and his Democratic opponent wants one too.

Filed Under: Compacts
Alabama governor shifts stance on compact for Poarch Creeks (10/16)
The tribe has repeatedly asked the state to negotiate but no governor has ever come to the table.

Filed Under: Compacts
Candidate wants to negotiate casino compact with Poarch Band (10/03)
Parker Griffith, the Democratic nominee for governor, says the tribe has gone a great job with its gaming enterprise.

Filed Under: Compacts | Opinion
Editorial: Poarch Creek gaming deal deserves consideration (09/22)
Newspaper calls on Gov. Robert Bentley (R) to explore a Class III gaming compactwith the Poarch Band of Creek Indians:

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: Litigation | NIGC
Alabama AG vows to drop Indian gaming case if he loses decision (09/10)
The lawsuit is before the 11th Circuit Court of Appeals after a federal judge ruled against the state.

Filed Under: Public Relations
Authorities investigate shooting by Poarch Creek casino entrance (09/09)
A state trooper and a tribal police pulled over a man near the entrance of the Wind Creek Wetumpka.

Filed Under: Public Relations
Poarch Creeks see revenues increase as gaming operation grows (09/02)
According to an annual report cited by Al.Com, the tribe took in $600 million in revenues in 2012, up from $546 million in 2011.

Filed Under: Compacts
Alabama governor cool to idea of Poarch Creek casino compact (08/18)
The tribe has been trying to negotiate a deal for at least 20 years.

Filed Under: Compacts | Opinion
Column: State foolish not to negotiate Poarch Creek compact (08/11)
Columnist wonders why Alabama won't enter into a Class III gaming compact with the Poarch Band of Creek Indians.

Filed Under: Land Acquisitions | Litigation | NIGC
Alabama submits opening brief in Poarch Creek casino dispute (07/17)
State claims that tribal casino sites were not validly placed in trust.

Filed Under: Meetings | Public Relations
NCAI leader urges open discussion about Poarch Creek casino (05/30)
Save Hickory Ground staged a rally that was shut down by security guards.

Filed Under: Litigation
Poarch Creeks face another lawsuit for liquor served at casino (05/27)
Alabama Supreme Court chief justice delivers unusual opinion in dispute.

Filed Under: Opinion
Opinion: Poarch Creeks use gaming revenue to buy state office (05/23)
Tribe has funneled $1 million to candidate for Alabama Attorney General's office.

Filed Under: Litigation
Attorney general claims Poarch Band funds tied to casino suit (05/12)
Alabama Attorney General Luther Strange accused the Poarch Band of Creek Indians of trying to buy its way out of a gaming lawsuit that he filed.

Filed Under: Public Relations
Teacher resigns after arrest for theft at Poarch Creek casino (04/23)
A public school teacher resigned after being arrested for robbery at a casino owned by the Poarch Band of Creek Indians in Alabama.

Filed Under: Litigation
Aquinnah Wampanoag Tribe cites ruling in gaming lawsuit (04/21)
The Aquinnah Wampanoag Tribe is hoping to benefit from a gaming case involving the Poarch Band of Creek Indians.

Filed Under: Compacts | Opinion
Opinion: Poarch Creeks qualify for Class III gaming in Florida (04/17)
James Dorris explains why the the Poarch Band of Creek Indians qualifies for gaming in Florida.

Filed Under: Litigation | Opinion
Opinion: Another futile lawsuit against Poarch Creek casinos (04/16)
Clete Wetli criticizes Alabama Attorney General Luther Strange for a gaming lawsuit he filed against the Poarch Band of Creek Indians:

Filed Under: Litigation | Opinion
Editorial: No surprise in state's loss in Poarch Creek gaming suit (04/15)
Newspaper isn't surprised that Alabama Attorney General Luther Strange lost a gaming lawsuit he filed against the Poarch Band of Creek Indians.

Filed Under: Litigation
Alabama vows speedy appeal in Poarch Creek gaming litigation (04/14)
Alabama Attorney General Luther Strange is promising a speedy appeal in a gaming dispute with the Poarch Band of Creek Indians.

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