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More on: revenue sharing
Filed Under: Compacts | Federal Register
BIA allows two more New Mexico gaming deals to go into effect (07/30)
Seven tribes now have deemed approved Class III gaming compacts, a seemingly unprecedented number in any state.

Filed Under: Litigation | NIGC
Fond du Lac Band prevails yet again in long-running casino feud (07/29)
The city of Duluth, Minnesota, already received $75 million from the Fond-du-Luth Casino but wanted even more.

Filed Under: Compacts
Seminole Tribe reiterates request for mediation in casino dispute (07/28)
Key provisions of the Class III gaming compact expire on Friday and the parties have failed to reach a new agreement.

Filed Under: Compacts
Seminole Tribe reports lack of progress in casino pact dispute (07/27)
A 30-day deadline to reach an agreement Gov. Rick Scott (R) passed so the next step in the process will be mediation.

Filed Under: Compacts
Governor denies offer of $250M for Poarch Creek compact (07/21)
Chairwoman Stephanie A. Bryan, however, said the tribe's offer to pay the state is 'sincere.'

Filed Under: Compacts | Litigation
Pojoaque Pueblo files new suit in New Mexico gaming feud (07/21)
The tribe accuses Gov. Susana Martinez (R) of negotiating in bad faith for a Class III gaming compact.

Filed Under: Compacts | Public Relations
Poarch Creeks continue campaign for Class III casino compact (07/16)
The tribe is airing ads touting revenue sharing as lawmakers meet to consider a $200 million shortfall in Alabama's budget.

Filed Under: Compacts | Litigation
Pojoaque Pueblo resists higher revenue sharing rate at casinos (07/15)
The tribe was operating under a compact that capped the rate at 8 percent while a new deal goes as high as 10.5 percent.

Filed Under: California | Openings and Closings
Enterprise Rancheria won't see tribal opposition at Class II site (07/15)
The United Auburn Indian Community and the Colusa Indian Community won't fight the smaller casino that's near their Class III facilities.

Filed Under: Compacts | Regulation
New Mexico tribes see 3.6 percent dip in slot machine winnings (07/14)
The net win at tribal casinos in 2014 was $731.3 million, down from $758.6 million in 2013.

Filed Under: Compacts | Opinion
Opinion: Renew Class III gaming compact with Seminole Tribe (07/14)
Unlike any other casino gambling interest in Florida, the Seminole Tribe is actually headquartered in the state and has been here for hundreds of years.

Filed Under: Compacts
Seminole Tribe waits on response in Class III casino compact talks (07/06)
Florids Gov. Rick Scott (R) has maintained silence over the last few months as key provisions of the current deal are set to expire.

Filed Under: Compacts
Four more tribes in New Mexico enter Class III gaming compact (07/02)
Zuni Pueblo, Ohkay Owingeh, Taos Pueblo and Isleta Pueblo signed the deal and more tribes are in talks.

Filed Under: Legislation
Navajo Nation Council approves bill to share gaming revenue (07/01)
All 110 chapters on the reservation, not just the host communities, will share in the proceeds.

Filed Under: Compacts | Opinion
Editorial: Extend Class III casino compact with Seminole Tribe (06/30)
It is the best way to keep a lid on the spread of gambling in the state and ensure the state will continue to receive a cut of the Seminoles’ gambling operations.

Filed Under: Compacts
Seminole Tribe accuses state of violating Class III casino deal (06/25)
The tribe will continue to make revenue sharing payments even though Chairman James Billie said the state broke its word.

Filed Under: Compacts | Litigation
Seminole Tribe seeks to join case affecting Poarch Creek track (06/18)
The Seminoles believe their Class III gaming exclusivity rights are threatened by a May 29 decision in the lawsuit.

Filed Under: Compacts | Opinion
Column: So much for a Class III casino deal with Seminole Tribe (06/11)
The governor has disappeared. The Legislature can’t agree on a basic budget, much less work out a new gambling compact with the tribe.

Filed Under: Legislation | New York | Openings and Closings
County seeks share of revenues from new Oneida Nation casino (06/10)
The tribe opened the Yellow Brick Road Casino last week to large crowds and now Madison County wants some of the action.

Filed Under: Compacts
BIA raised concerns about Class III gaming deal in New Mexico (06/10)
The agreement was signed by the Navajo Nation, the Jicarilla Apache Nation, the Mescalero Apache Nation, Acoma Pueblo and Jemez Pueblo.

Filed Under: Litigation | NIGC
City tries to lower litigation costs in Fond du Lac Band casino case (06/05)
After losing every round in the long-running battle, Duluth is handling the case in-house.

Filed Under: Compacts | Legislation | Openings and Closings
Column: Seminole Tribe can thank Poarch Creeks for casino ruling (06/04)
A Florida appeals court's ruling to allow slot machines at a tiny barrel-racing track in rural Gadsden County could send huge shockwaves through Florida's gambling landscape.

Filed Under: Compacts | NIGC | Regulation
GAO releases report into regulation of $28B tribal casino industry (06/03)
The report does not contain any major bombshells or reveal any significant controversies but it provides some key information about Class III gaming compacts.

Filed Under: Litigation | NIGC
City submits appeal in gaming dispute with Fond du Lac Band (06/02)
The city has lost every single ruling but is asking the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals to hear the case anyway.

Filed Under: Compacts | Litigation
Poarch Creeks win ruling for slot machines at Florida racetrack (06/01)
The tribe owns a commercial racetrack in a county where voters support slot machines.

Filed Under: Compacts | Opinion
Editorial: Extend Class III gaming compact with Seminole Tribe (06/01)
With Florida lawmakers facing a big gap in the state budget as they prepare to reconvene for a special session, it would be irresponsible for them to walk away from the table games compact with the Seminole Tribe.

Filed Under: Compacts
Saginaw Chippewa Tribe shares another $2.7M in gaming funds (05/29)
Since 1994, the tribe has shared $229 million in casino revenues with governments and schools Michigan

Filed Under: Compacts
Saginaw Chippewa Tribe to distribute $2.7M in gaming revenues (05/22)
Twice a year, the tribe shares 2 percent of Class III gaming revenues with communities affected by its two casinos.

Filed Under: Compacts | Litigation | Opinion
Opinion: Poarch Creeks need state to protect gaming enterprise (05/22)
You can't blame the tribe for trying to protect its business interests, but that's the problem with cutting a classic sweetheart deal.

Filed Under: Litigation | Openings and Closings
Mayoral candidate embraces Fond du Lac Band urban casino (05/19)
Incumbent Mayor Don Ness, who has repeatedly criticized the tribe, will not be seeking re-election.

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