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White Earth Nation saw fortunes change after winning casino case

White Earth Nation saw fortunes change after winning casino case (February 2, 2016)

A gaming developer was ordered to pay $18.5 million by the tribe's court, a decision that was recognized in the state court system.

Erma Vizenor: Everyone wins with White Earth   casino plan

Erma Vizenor: Everyone wins with White Earth casino plan (March 16, 2012)

"Myths and money once again are distorting the conversation on gambling that Minnesotans should be having. Instead of examining the best solution, policymakers and editorial writers are turning their backs on the only solution that is fiscally sound and morally...

Erma Vizenor: Tribal opposition to casino is based on politics

Erma Vizenor: Tribal opposition to casino is based on politics (February 29, 2012)

"The Minnesota Indian Gaming Association exists to protect the status quo in gaming. That’s not a surprise, given that the most influential members of the organization are the tribes with the most successful casinos. But it’s also an important reality...

Erma Vizenor: Casino a win-win for White Earth Band, state

Erma Vizenor: Casino a win-win for White Earth Band, state (February 21, 2012)

"Those who live close to the land understand that you don’t go from planting to harvesting overnight. A crop takes resources, time and nurturing before the investment is returned in a bountiful yield. The same is true with ideas. The...