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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: Land Acquisitions | Legislation | Litigation
House passes bill to shield Gun Lake Tribe casino from litigation (09/17)
The bill can now be sent to President Barack Obama for his signature with the goal of ending a lawsuit that one lawmaker described as 'frivolous.'

Filed Under: California | Compacts | Land Acquisitions | Litigation
9th Circuit takes up Big Lagoon Rancheria gaming land dispute (09/17)
Tribes across the nation are closely watching the case out of fear it will lead to more litigation over trust land acquisitions that were finalized years ago.

Filed Under: Litigation
Saginaw Chippewa Tribe challenges NLRB jurisdiction over casino (09/16)
The case could end up before the Supreme Court if the lower courts side with tribes.

Filed Under: Legislation | Litigation
Vote set on bill to protect Gun Lake Tribe's casino from litigation (09/15)
The bill ensures that land already held in trust for the tribe can't be challenged in federal court.

Filed Under: Land Acquisitions | Legislation | Litigation
Judge upset with lack of movement in Gun Lake Tribe gaming case (09/04)
A federal judge expressed frustration with a non-Indian landowner who wants a monetary payment in connection with the casino owned by the Match-E-Be-Nash-She-Wish Band of Pottawatomi Indians.

Filed Under: Land Acquisitions | Legislation | Litigation
Judge schedules hearing in Gun Lake Tribe's gaming land litigation (09/02)
The hearing comes two years after the U.S. Supreme Court issued its decision in Salazar v. Patchak.

Filed Under: California | Land Acquisitions | Litigation
9th Circuit sets oral arguments in Big Lagoon Rancheria dispute (08/27)
Tribes across the nation are closely watching the case out of fear it will open the doors to even more litigation over trust land acquisitions

Filed Under: Litigation | Regulation
Supreme Court ruling affects NLRB proceedings at tribal casinos (08/07)
The Chickasaw Nation, the Saginaw Chippewa Tribe and the Little River Band of Ottawa Indians have been on the losing end of a sovereignty dispute.

Filed Under: Legislation | Litigation
House committee passes bill to protect Gun Lake Tribe's casino (08/01)
A case pending in federal court puts 1,000 jobs in jeopardy.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker
BIA won't commit to timeline on Mashpee Wampanoag casino (07/30)
Assistant Secretary Kevin Washburn initially promised a decision in spring 2013 but that didn't happen.

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: Casino Stalker | Litigation | NIGC
Kialegee Tribal Town seeks dismissal of state's gaming lawsuit (07/17)
The tribe says the Supreme Court decision in Michigan v. Bay Mills Indian Community puts an end to Oklahoma's case.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker | Litigation
Cowlitz Tribe plans to pay for $30M highway project near casino (07/02)
Project remains in limbo due to litigation from another tribe and local opponents.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker | Opinion
Column: Outsiders pulling the strings on off-reservation gaming (06/30)
The local community's wishes are being overridden by political puppetry.

Filed Under: Litigation
Aura Bogado: Supreme Court upholds immunity in gaming case (06/17)
Aura Bogado interviews professor Matthew Fletcher about the U.S. Supreme Court decision in Michigan v. Bay Mills Indian Community.

Filed Under: Connecticut | Regulation
Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe still waiting on casino land ruling (06/13)
Bureau of Indian Affairs continues to review land-into-trust application.

Filed Under: California | Compacts | Litigation
9th Circuit to reconsider Big Lagoon Rancheria gaming dispute (06/12)
A panel of 11 judges will rehear the case that tribes across the nation are watching.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker | Litigation
Sault Tribe eyes speedy approval for gaming land applications (06/12)
Michigan attorney general and two tribes hope to block two off-reservation casinos.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker | Litigation
Sault Tribe submits land-into-trust applications for casino sites (06/11)
The tribe is moving forward with an off-reservation casino in Lansing and is looking at another near Detroit.

Filed Under: Litigation
KGOU: Tribal immunity attacked in Supreme Court casino case (06/09)
Sixteen years and many tribal casinos later, the doctrine of sovereign immunity remains under attack.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker | Litigation
Michigan plans to pursue Sault Tribe officials over gaming plan (06/06)
Shift in tactics comes after Supreme Court upheld the doctrine of sovereign immunity.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker | Litigation
Soo Tribe confident of success with off-reservation casino bid (06/05)
After losing the Bay Mills case, the state of Michigan withdrew its appeal to the Supreme Court

Filed Under: Casino Stalker | Litigation
Michigan drops appeal in Soo Tribe off-reservation casino case (06/04)
Decision comes after state loses tribal sovereign immunity decision at the Supreme Court.

Filed Under: Litigation | Opinion
Editorial: Michigan governor should OK off-reservation casinos (06/03)
Newspaper calls on Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder (R) to approve off-reservation casinos for the Bay Mills Indian Community.

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