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Supreme Court brings good news to Quapaw Tribe in restoration of homelands case
Casino Stalker | Land Acquisitions | Litigation
Supreme Court brings good news to Quapaw Tribe in restoration of homelands case (December 11, 2017)
The U.S. Supreme Court has brought some good news to the Quapaw Tribe, whose casino expansion plans have been held up the state of Kansas.

Quapaw Tribe starts own coffee brand to serve casino patrons
Public Relations
Quapaw Tribe starts own coffee brand to serve casino patrons (November 10, 2016)
Downstream Casino Resort serves more than 2 million cups of coffee a year so creating the brand was a logical step.

Quapaw Tribe blames non-Indian track for opposition in Arkansas
Land Acquisitions
Quapaw Tribe blames non-Indian track for opposition in Arkansas (March 4, 2016)
Chairman John Berrey has repeatedly disavowed plans to open a casino on its ancestral reservation but local officials remain skeptical.

Quapaw Tribe seeks to acquire more ancestral land in Arkansas
Land Acquisitions
Quapaw Tribe seeks to acquire more ancestral land in Arkansas (February 18, 2016)
Chairman John Berrey is again disclaiming plans for a casino but local officials are wary of entering into any agreements with the tribe.

Quapaw Tribe secures dismissal of lawsuit over casino site in Kansas
Casino Stalker | Land Acquisitions | Litigation | NIGC
Quapaw Tribe secures dismissal of lawsuit over casino site in Kansas (December 18, 2015)
The tribe plans to spend $15 million to expand the Downstream Casino Resort onto trust land in Kansas.

Quapaw Tribe still vows no casino on ancestral land in Arkansas
Land Acquisitions
Quapaw Tribe still vows no casino on ancestral land in Arkansas (November 3, 2015)
Chairman John Berrey has been willing to sign a no-casino pledge although it's not clear whether it would be enforceable.

NIGC seeks dismissal of suit over Quapaw Tribe casino expansion
Litigation | NIGC | Openings & Closings
NIGC seeks dismissal of suit over Quapaw Tribe casino expansion (June 3, 2015)
The state of Kansas is trying to stop the tribe from moving forward with a $15 million expansion of the Downstream Casino Resort.

John Berrey: Governor in Kansas turns back on Quapaw Tribe
Litigation | Opinion
John Berrey: Governor in Kansas turns back on Quapaw Tribe (May 19, 2015)
The 1988 Indian Gaming Regulatory Act is very clear – the state of Kansas has an obligation to negotiate in good faith a gaming compact.

Quapaw Tribe aims to dispel concerns about casino in Arkansas
Land Acquisitions | Litigation | NIGC | Openings & Closings
Quapaw Tribe aims to dispel concerns about casino in Arkansas (April 21, 2015)
Chairman John Berrey has been meeting with local officials to discuss the tribe's land-into-trust application.

Kansas seeks injunction to stop Quapaw Tribe gaming expansion
Land Acquisitions | Litigation | Openings & Closings
Kansas seeks injunction to stop Quapaw Tribe gaming expansion (April 17, 2015)
Individual tribal leaders, including Chairman John Berrey, have been added to the state's lawsuit as defendants.

Quapaw Tribe promises fight to protect casino rights in Kansas
Business Deals | Compacts | Litigation | NIGC
Quapaw Tribe promises fight to protect casino rights in Kansas (March 19, 2015)
The tribe is withdrawing from a commercial gaming project in order to concentrate on a new battle over its expansion plans.

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