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NCAI stands with tribes in high-profile gaming dispute in Oklahoma

NCAI stands with tribes in high-profile gaming dispute in Oklahoma (February 18, 2020)

The National Congress of American Indians is throwing its weight behind tribes in Oklahoma as they deal with one of the greatest threats to their sovereignty.

Comanche Nation 'disappointed' with end to dispute over rival tribal casino

Comanche Nation 'disappointed' with end to dispute over rival tribal casino (May 30, 2019)

The Comanche Nation has hit the end of the road with its challenge to another tribe's casino.

Comanche Nation asks Supreme Court to hear dispute over rival tribe's casino

Comanche Nation asks Supreme Court to hear dispute over rival tribe's casino (April 8, 2019)

The Comanche Nation is trying to keep a dispute over a new Chickasaw Nation casino alive in the court system.

Comanche Nation loses bid to derail rival tribe's casino

Comanche Nation loses bid to derail rival tribe's casino (December 17, 2018)

The Comanche Nation has been turned away by yet another federal court as another tribe's gaming empire continues to grow.

Comanche Nation heads to court to battle Chickasaw Nation casino

Comanche Nation heads to court to battle Chickasaw Nation casino (September 18, 2018)

The Comanche Nation says it wasn't consulted before the Chickasaw Nation acquired land for yet another casino.

Another tribe wins approval for ball and dice games in Oklahoma

Another tribe wins approval for ball and dice games in Oklahoma (September 17, 2018)

The Comanche Nation joins 13 other tribes with the ability to offer craps, roulette and similar ball and dice games.

Comanche Nation citizens warned of big hit from rival Chickasaw Nation casino

Comanche Nation citizens warned of big hit from rival Chickasaw Nation casino (April 23, 2018)

The Comanche Nation is expecting a 25 percent decline in revenues at one of its gaming facilities, and tribal citizens will feel the pain too.

Comanche Nation sees setback in effort to stop new Chickasaw Nation casino

Comanche Nation sees setback in effort to stop new Chickasaw Nation casino (November 15, 2017)

The Comanche Nation has been dealt a setback in its effort to stop the Chickasaw Nation from opening another casino in Oklahoma.

Comanche Nation sues over last-minute approval of Chickasaw Nation casino

Comanche Nation sues over last-minute approval of Chickasaw Nation casino (August 21, 2017)

The Comanche Nation is suing the federal government in hopes of stopping the Chickasaw Nation from expanding its gaming empire in Oklahoma.

Comanche Nation casino employees and patrons rally after flood

Comanche Nation casino employees and patrons rally after flood (July 9, 2015)

The tribe's gaming enterprise collected nearly 67,000 cans of food to help people affected by devastating storms.

Comanche Nation closed casino for one day to address flooding

Comanche Nation closed casino for one day to address flooding (May 28, 2015)

Chairman Wallace Coffey declared an emergency in response to record-setting rain and dangerous flooding conditions.

Oklahoma reports drop in gaming exclusivity fees from tribes

Oklahoma reports drop in gaming exclusivity fees from tribes (November 21, 2014)

For the first time since 2004, tribes shared fewer revenues with the state.

Comanche Nation wonders why county won't take casino crime

Comanche Nation wonders why county won't take casino crime (April 14, 2014)

The head of law enforcement for the Comanche Nation says local authorities are refusing to prosecute casino crime cases.

Comanche Nation welcomes visitors to 87-room hotel at casino

Comanche Nation welcomes visitors to 87-room hotel at casino (April 2, 2014)

The Comanche Nation of Oklahoma opened a hotel at one of its casinos on Tuesday.

Comanche Nation woman seeks change in gaming spending

Comanche Nation woman seeks change in gaming spending (January 7, 2014)

A member of the Comanche Nation of Oklahoma wants to change how her tribe spends gaming revenues.

Comanche Nation breaks ground on 87-room hotel at casino

Comanche Nation breaks ground on 87-room hotel at casino (March 18, 2013)

Rendering of the new hotel at the Comanche Red River Casino. The Comanche Nation of Oklahoma broke ground on an 87-room hotel at the Comanche Red River Casino on Friday. Construction is expected to take nine to 10 months....

Comanche Nation breaks ground on new road leading to casino

Comanche Nation breaks ground on new road leading to casino (March 12, 2013)

The Comanche Nation of Oklahoma is building a new road to its casino. The road will ease congestion around the Comanche Nation Casino in Lawton. "It's been a long time coming," Administrator William Owens said at the ceremonial groundbreaking, The...

Comanche  Nation is moving forward with  $12M hotel at casino

Comanche Nation is moving forward with $12M hotel at casino (December 19, 2012)

The Comanche Nation of Oklahoma will move forward with a $12 million hotel next to the tribe's casino. Tribal members voted 1,043 to 432 in favor of the project, The Lawton Constitution reported. Plans call for a 90-room hotel, a...

Comanche Nation approve referendum for $12M hotel at casino

Comanche Nation approve referendum for $12M hotel at casino (November 12, 2012)

Members of the Comanche Nation of Oklahoma will vote next month on a $12 million hotel next to the tribe's casino. Plans call for a hotel with 90 rooms, a conference facility, a swimming pool and an expanded parking lot...

Column: Comanche teen studies tribal gaming

Column: Comanche teen studies tribal gaming (September 25, 2009)

"On the whole, have casinos benefited the Comanche Nation and other Native American tribes who own and operate them? This question became the subject of an Advanced Placement English class research paper for Rob Boling last year, and his essay...

Oklahoma tribes fight over land and gaming rights

Oklahoma tribes fight over land and gaming rights (May 9, 2008)

The Fort Sill Apache Tribe and the Comanche Nation are still feuding over land and gaming rights despite a court settlement aimed at resolving their long-running dispute. The Apaches built a casino on a half-acre of trust land that was...

Chuck Choney of NIGC to retire at end of year

Chuck Choney of NIGC to retire at end of year (October 3, 2007)

Cloyce "Chuck" Choney, the vice chairman of the National Indian Gaming Commission, will retire at the end of the year after five years of service. Choney, a member of the Comanche Nation of Oklahoma, joined the NIGC in December 2002....