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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 | Regulation
New Mexico gaming compact includes self-exclusion provision (04/15)
Five tribes signed the new agreement, which allows people to ban themselves from tribal gaming facilities.

Filed Under: Business Deals | Litigation | NIGC | Openings and Closings
Fond du Lac Band spars with city over services for urban casino (04/15)
The city of Duluth has demanded $2 million a year, a figure that the tribe won't accept.

Filed Under: Compacts
Tribes in New Mexico send new Class III gaming compact to BIA (04/14)
The 22-year agreement was signed by the Navajo Nation, the Jicarilla Apache Nation, the Mescalero Apache Nation, Acoma Pueblo and Jemez Pueblo.

Filed Under: Opinion
Opinion: Tribal gaming facilities contribute to Arizona economy (04/13)
Rounding out the major economic impact of Tribes is the gaming industry. Jobs in food and beverage, lodging, and gaming operations are supported by this sector.

Filed Under: Compacts
Alabama Democrats push for gaming compact for Poarch Creeks (04/09)
The tribe has been eager to negotiate a deal but Republican Gov. Robert Bentley has refused to come to the table.

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: Litigation | NIGC | Openings and Closings
Fond du Lac Band faces more court battles with city over casino (04/02)
The city of Duluth keeps on fighting despite losing a series of lawsuits affecting the Fond-du-Luth Casino.

Filed Under: Compacts | Openings and Closings | Regulation
Oklahoma tribes send fewer gaming dollars to state amid growth (04/01)
Tribes are increasing the number of Class II machines at their facilities and they don't have to share revenues from those devices.

Filed Under: Litigation | NIGC
City loses yet another ruling in Fond du Lac Band gaming dispute (04/01)
This time the city lost a lawsuit that was filed against the National Indian Gaming Commission.

Filed Under: Compacts
Everything you wanted to know about tribal gaming in Arizona (03/31)
With the passage of Proposition 202, gaming tribes in Arizona volunteered to share a portion of shared gaming revenues with the state of Arizona and local governments to support specific state and local programs.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker | Compacts
Pokagon Band faces hurdles for a gaming compact with Indiana (03/30)
Gov. Mike Pence (R), who would be negotiating with the tribe, has said he opposes an 'expansion' of gaming in a state where revenues from existing facilities have fallen 17 percent in the last five fiscal years.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker | Compacts
BIA rejects Menominee Nation off-reservation gaming compact (03/30)
Even if Gov. Scott Walker (R) had approved the controversial casino in Kenosha, the agreement would have been rejected by the federal government.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker
Ho-Chunk Nation extends agreement for off-reservation casino (03/27)
The tribe has agreed to share gaming revenues with the city of Beloit and Rock County.

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: Litigation | Openings and Closings
Fond du Lac Band plans to spend $5.5M on casino renovations (03/23)
The Art Deco facade and interior are being replaced, nearly 30 years after the facility opened in 1986.

Filed Under: Business Deals | Connecticut | Legislation
Connecticut lawmakers move fast on bill for new tribal casinos (03/20)
The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and the Mohegan Tribe are joining forces to counteract threats to their gaming empire.

Filed Under: Compacts
New Mexico lawmakers give final approval to gaming compact (03/20)
The agreement can now be sent to the Bureau of Indian Affairs in Washington, D.C., for review.

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
New Mexico tribes clear one vote on Class III gaming compact (03/12)
The state Senate approved the new deal and it now awaits action in the House.

Filed Under: Compacts
Forest County Potawatomi Tribe sends gaming money to state (03/11)
The money was being withheld in a dispute over a rival off-reservation casino.

Filed Under: Compacts
Tonto Apache Tribe shares $23K in casino funds with community (03/06)
The tribe is also sharing its unclaimed jackpots with local non-profits.

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
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
Tribes share nearly $16M in gaming revenues with New Mexico (02/26)
For all of 2014, tribes shared about $66 million with the state.

Filed Under: Compacts
Updated Class III gaming compacts get hearing in New Mexico (02/24)
The deal covers te Navajo Nation, the Jicarilla Apache Nation, the Mescalero Apache Nation, Acoma Pueblo and Jemez Pueblo.

Filed Under: Openings and Closings
Fond du Lac Band to spend $3M on more modern look at casino (02/23)
Work at the Fond-du-Luth Casino will begin this summer and will take about four months.

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

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