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Filed Under: Casino Stalker
Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe still waiting for BIA ruling on casino (11/17)
The main hurdle is the Supreme Court's decision in the Carcieri land-into-trust case.

Filed Under: Litigation | NIGC
8th Circuit hears arguments in Fond du Lac Band casino suit (11/13)
The tribe doesn't want to pay another $12 million under a revenue sharing agreement that has been invalidated.

Filed Under: Litigation
Kialegee Tribal Town welcomes decision in gaming dispute (11/12)
Tribal leaders plan to meet soon to discuss plans for an Indian allotment near Tulsa.

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: Compacts | Litigation
10th Circuit rules for Kialegee Tribal Town in casino dispute (11/10)
The decision relies on Michigan v. Bay Mills, an Indian gaming case that went before the U.S. Supreme Court.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker | Litigation
Grand Ronde Tribes continue fight against Cowlitz Tribe casino (10/29)
The two tribes would compete for patrons in the Portland, Oregon, area.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker | Litigation
BIA announces intent to put Cowlitz Tribe gaming site in trust (10/24)
The tribe has been waiting 12 years for a decision.

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: California | Litigation | Opinion
Jack Duran: State's 'shocking' attack on Big Lagoon Rancheria (09/30)
Attorney recaps oral arguments in Big Lagoon Rancheria v. California, an Indian gaming case that's being watched closely by tribes across the nation.

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: 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: 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 | 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.

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