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Republican governor suffers another setback in dealings with tribes in Oklahoma

Republican governor suffers another setback in dealings with tribes in Oklahoma (July 28, 2020)

From contracting COVID-19 to being cut out of talks with tribes, Gov. Kevin Stitt (R) has endured a rough month in Oklahoma.

'We are thrilled': Flandreau Santee Sioux Tribe hails victory for sovereignty

'We are thrilled': Flandreau Santee Sioux Tribe hails victory for sovereignty (May 27, 2020)

The state of South Dakota's anti-tribal sovereignty efforts have been dealt a serious blow from the highest court in the land.

Pamunkey Tribe eager to move forward with casino proposals

Pamunkey Tribe eager to move forward with casino proposals (March 23, 2020)

The recently recognized Pamunkey Tribe is seeking to build two casinos in Virginia as full-scale gaming moves closer to reality.

Catawba Nation celebrates after Trump administration changes mind on casino project

Catawba Nation celebrates after Trump administration changes mind on casino project (March 16, 2020)

It took nearly seven years but the Catawba Nation has finally won approval to build a casino after the Trump administration changed its mind on the matter.

Shoshone-Bannock Tribes face rumors of casino following land purchase

Shoshone-Bannock Tribes face rumors of casino following land purchase (February 13, 2020)

A recent land purchase is stirring rumors of an off-reservation casino in Idaho.

Alabama governor wants 'facts' on gaming compact with Poarch Band of Creek Indians

Alabama governor wants 'facts' on gaming compact with Poarch Band of Creek Indians (February 5, 2020)

Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey (R) still won't commit to negotiating a Class III gaming compact with the Poarch Band of Creek Indians.

Aquinnah Wampanoag Tribe defends sovereignty in gaming case

Aquinnah Wampanoag Tribe defends sovereignty in gaming case (January 27, 2020)

Class II gaming is not subject to state or local jurisdiction but a federal judge is trying to force the Aquinnah Wampanoag Tribe to cede authority anyway.

Pamunkey Tribe goes commercial casino route in Virginia

Pamunkey Tribe goes commercial casino route in Virginia (January 15, 2020)

The Pamunkey Tribe is agreeing to follow state law and pursue a commercial casino.

Tule River Tribe continues long push to relocate casino

Tule River Tribe continues long push to relocate casino (January 15, 2020)

The Tule River Tribe continues to make strides toward moving its casino to a new location in California.

Tribes join race for commercial casino in Virginia

Tribes join race for commercial casino in Virginia (January 8, 2020)

Two Indian nations are looking to land a commercial casino in Virginia while a third keeps its options open after recently gaining federal recognition.

Tribes sue Oklahoma governor to protect Class III gaming rights

Tribes sue Oklahoma governor to protect Class III gaming rights (January 6, 2020)

The Cherokee Nation, Chickasaw Nation, the Choctaw Nation are suing the Republican governor of Oklahoma as a gaming impasse enters the new year.

Bay Mills Indian Community wins ruling in long-running gaming case

Bay Mills Indian Community wins ruling in long-running gaming case (December 16, 2019)

A long-running dispute between the Bay Mills Indian Community and the state of Michigan has been revived, giving the tribe a win in a casino controversy that once went to the nation's highest court.

Oklahoma governor threatens tribes with non-Indian gaming

Oklahoma governor threatens tribes with non-Indian gaming (December 11, 2019)

Gov. Kevin Stitt (R), a citizen of the Cherokee Nation, is threatening to bring non-Indian casinos to Oklahoma if tribes don't agree to his demands.

Deadline approaches in tribal gaming compact dispute in Oklahoma

Deadline approaches in tribal gaming compact dispute in Oklahoma (December 4, 2019)

Do Oklahoma's Class III gaming compacts expire at the end of the month? Tribes might soon find out.

Tohono O'odham Nation prepares for opening of permanent casino

Tohono O'odham Nation prepares for opening of permanent casino (November 27, 2019)

The Tohono O'odham Nation will be hiring up to 1,300 people for its casino near Arizona's biggest city.

Pamunkey Tribe asserts rights after release of gaming study

Pamunkey Tribe asserts rights after release of gaming study (November 25, 2019)

A new gaming study is warning of the pitfalls of awarding exclusive casino licenses to tribal nations.

Enterprise Rancheria debuts long-awaited 'Hard Rock' casino

Enterprise Rancheria debuts long-awaited 'Hard Rock' casino (November 18, 2019)

With a customary guitar smash, the Estom Yumeka Maidu Tribe of the Enterprise Rancheria opened a casino in partnership with the Seminole Tribe's well-known Hard Rock brand.

Seneca Nation on the hook for $256 million in gaming payments

Seneca Nation on the hook for $256 million in gaming payments (November 12, 2019)

It looks like the Seneca Nation will have to fork over $256 million in gaming revenues to the state of New York.

Tule River Tribe gains federal approval to move casino

Tule River Tribe gains federal approval to move casino (November 5, 2019)

The Trump administration says the Tule River Tribe can move its casino to a new site but the governor of California must agree too.

Agua Caliente Band breaks ground on third gaming facility

Agua Caliente Band breaks ground on third gaming facility (November 5, 2019)

The Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians will open another casino in southern California after winning approval from the federal government.

Pokagon Band negotiates historic Class III gaming compact in Indiana

Pokagon Band negotiates historic Class III gaming compact in Indiana (November 4, 2019)

The Pokagon Band of Potawatomi Indians continues to plan big for its gaming facility in Indiana.

Tribes and state of Oklahoma remain far apart when it comes to gaming

Tribes and state of Oklahoma remain far apart when it comes to gaming (October 29, 2019)

Tribes have already shared over $1.2 billion in gaming revenues with Oklahoma but the state wants a lot more.

Pamunkey Tribe keeps options open in pursuit of $700 million casino

Pamunkey Tribe keeps options open in pursuit of $700 million casino (September 27, 2019)

The recently recognized Pamunkey Tribe is moving forward with a $700 million gaming resort in Virginia.

Oklahoma turns to private law firm for help with tribal gaming compacts

Oklahoma turns to private law firm for help with tribal gaming compacts (September 16, 2019)

The state of Oklahoma is relying on outside legal expertise as it seeks to negotiate new Class III gaming compacts with tribes despite major disagreements about the upcoming talks.

Tribes take a hit as gamblers in North Dakota turn to electronic pull tabs

Tribes take a hit as gamblers in North Dakota turn to electronic pull tabs (September 16, 2019)

At least two tribes have seen a decline in revenues now that non-Indian pull tab operations are up and running in North Dakota.

Bill Graham: Catawba Nation deserves 'fair shake' under federal law

Bill Graham: Catawba Nation deserves 'fair shake' under federal law (August 29, 2019)

The Catawba Nation is trying to open a casino in North Carolina and is turning to Congress for some help.

Scotts Valley Band sues Trump administration over homelands decision

Scotts Valley Band sues Trump administration over homelands decision (August 29, 2019)

The Scotts Valley Band of Pomo Indians is in court to defend plans for a casino in the Bay Area of California.

Agua Caliente Band moves forward with plans for third gaming facility

Agua Caliente Band moves forward with plans for third gaming facility (August 28, 2019)

The Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians is seeking to open a third casino on land contiguous to the reservation.

Shawnee Tribe announces September 12 opening date for long-awaited casino

Shawnee Tribe announces September 12 opening date for long-awaited casino (August 26, 2019)

It took more than a decade but the Shawnee Tribe is finally ready to debut the Golden Mesa Casino.

Tejon Tribe wins approval for intergovernmental agreement with county

Tejon Tribe wins approval for intergovernmental agreement with county (August 14, 2019)

The future continues to look bright for the Tejon Tribe, just a few years after being restored to federal recognition.

Non-Indian gaming company sues Trump administration over tribal agreements

Non-Indian gaming company sues Trump administration over tribal agreements (August 7, 2019)

A non-Indian company is still trying to derail the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and the Mohegan Tribe.

Forest County Potawatomi Community applies for commercial casino license

Forest County Potawatomi Community applies for commercial casino license (August 5, 2019)

The Forest County Potawatomi Community is seeking to expand its gaming enterprise with a commercial casino project.

Chemehuevi Tribe looks to revive plan for off-reservation casino

Chemehuevi Tribe looks to revive plan for off-reservation casino (July 31, 2019)

The Chemehuevi Tribe is eyeing an off-reservation casino in California as it completes work on a new facility.

Senate panel moves quickly on Trump nominee for National Indian Gaming Commission

Senate panel moves quickly on Trump nominee for National Indian Gaming Commission (July 29, 2019)

Sequoyah Simermeyer is well on his way to becoming the first Republican-chosen leader of the National Indian Gaming Commission in more than a decade.

RECAP: National Indian Gaming Commission nominee outlines vision in Trump era

RECAP: National Indian Gaming Commission nominee outlines vision in Trump era (July 25, 2019)

National Indian Gaming Commission nominee Sequoyah Simermeyer sidestepped two major issues at a sparsely-attended confirmation hearing on Capitol Hill.

Tribes in Texas take a big step forward for their inherent sovereignty

Tribes in Texas take a big step forward for their inherent sovereignty (July 24, 2019)

A bill recognizing the inherent rights of two tribes in Texas is slated for passage in the U.S. House of Representatives.

President Trump's Indian gaming pick up for confirmation hearing

President Trump's Indian gaming pick up for confirmation hearing (July 23, 2019)

Donald Trump was openly hostile to tribes when he was in the casino business. Now he gets to pick the federal official overseeing the Indian gaming industry.

'We are thrilled': Spokane Tribe prevails in challenge to new casino

'We are thrilled': Spokane Tribe prevails in challenge to new casino (July 15, 2019)

The Spokane Tribe has rebuffed a rival Indian nation's lawsuit.

Nooksack Tribe gets back into Class III gaming with updated compact

Nooksack Tribe gets back into Class III gaming with updated compact (July 11, 2019)

The Nooksack Tribe is getting back into the Class III gaming industry after a nearly four-year absence.

Tejon Tribe awaits next steps for $600 million Hard Rock gaming project

Tejon Tribe awaits next steps for $600 million Hard Rock gaming project (July 11, 2019)

The Tejon Tribe is seeking local support in its journey toward self-sufficiency.

Colville Tribes weigh possible casino on ancestral territory

Colville Tribes weigh possible casino on ancestral territory (June 24, 2019)

The Colville Tribes are looking to work with local governments as they pursue economic development options in Washington state.

House committee advances bill recognizing sovereign rights of tribes in Texas

House committee advances bill recognizing sovereign rights of tribes in Texas (June 21, 2019)

A bipartisan bill placing two tribes in Texas on the same footing as just about every other Indian nation when it comes to gaming is moving forward.

Aquinnah Wampanoag Tribe told to seek local permits to build casino

Aquinnah Wampanoag Tribe told to seek local permits to build casino (June 20, 2019)

Despite winning a landmark sovereignty case, the Aquinnah Wampanoag Tribe is being forced to seek local approval to construct a building that will house a Class II gaming facility.

Peoria Tribe issues $2 million fine against casino managers

Peoria Tribe issues $2 million fine against casino managers (June 13, 2019)

The Peoria Tribe is seeking more than $2 million from former casino managers after being hit with a federal enforcement action.

Redding Rancheria seeks approval to move casino to new site

Redding Rancheria seeks approval to move casino to new site (June 11, 2019)

The Redding Rancheria is making progress on long-running plans to relocate its casino to a bigger site in northern California.

Seneca Nation challenges $256 million gaming award after appeal to Trump falters

Seneca Nation challenges $256 million gaming award after appeal to Trump falters (June 10, 2019)

After sharing $1.4 billion in gaming revenues with the state of New York, the Seneca Nation is saying no more.

'You were right and I was wrong': Judge concedes to Aquinnah Wampanoag Tribe

'You were right and I was wrong': Judge concedes to Aquinnah Wampanoag Tribe (May 31, 2019)

The Aquinnah Wampanoag Tribe was back in court to defend its sovereignty amid opposition to a long-delayed gaming facility.

Ho-Chunk Nation makes major progress on off-reservation casino

Ho-Chunk Nation makes major progress on off-reservation casino (May 31, 2019)

The Ho-Chunk Nation is getting closer to a decision on a long-awaited gaming project in Wisconsin.

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.

Aquinnah Wampanoag Tribe pushes back opening date of long-awaited casino

Aquinnah Wampanoag Tribe pushes back opening date of long-awaited casino (May 29, 2019)

The Aquinnah Wampanoag Tribe is heading back to court to defend its sovereignty.