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'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.

Spirit Lake Nation voters authorize sale of liquor at casino

Spirit Lake Nation voters authorize sale of liquor at casino (May 9, 2019)

Alcohol is coming to the Spirit Lake Casino and Resort in North Dakota.

'Very intoxicated': Two educators arrested at Choctaw Nation casino

'Very intoxicated': Two educators arrested at Choctaw Nation casino (July 2, 2018)

Two educators weren't setting a good example for their students when they allegedly got drunk and belligerent at a Choctaw Nation casino.

Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation makes first entry into online gaming

Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation makes first entry into online gaming (June 28, 2018)

Gamblers around the world can place bets on a roulette wheel at the casino owned by the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation.

Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians won't get into liquor business

Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians won't get into liquor business (June 7, 2018)

The Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians won't be getting into the liquor business after failing to secure support among tribal citizens.

Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians schedules referendum on alcohol

Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians schedules referendum on alcohol (May 23, 2018)

Citizens of the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians will decide whether the tribe will operate its own liquor store on the reservation in North Carolina.

Tunica-Biloxi Tribe casino workers prevail in wrongful death case

Tunica-Biloxi Tribe casino workers prevail in wrongful death case (March 28, 2018)

Three Tunica-Biloxi gaming employees have prevailed in a long-running wrongful death case that was impacted by a U.S. Supreme Court ruling.

Eastern Cherokee casino stocks new beer created by tribal citizens

Eastern Cherokee casino stocks new beer created by tribal citizens (March 21, 2018)

A beer whose symbol is a Cherokee woman and whose name is connected to the tribe's ancestral origins is causing controversy.

Eastern Cherokees schedule vote on liquor sales beyond casinos

Eastern Cherokees schedule vote on liquor sales beyond casinos (February 7, 2018)

Citizens of the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians will decide whether tribe should allow the sale of liquor outside of its gaming enterprise in North Carolina.

Eastern Cherokees weigh expansion of liquor sales beyond gaming enterprise

Eastern Cherokees weigh expansion of liquor sales beyond gaming enterprise (November 7, 2017)

Support appears to be growing among the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians for a referendum that would authorize more liquor sales on the reservation.

Jamul Indian Village secures permanent liquor license for casino after review

Jamul Indian Village secures permanent liquor license for casino after review (October 30, 2017)

A year following the debut of its long-awaited casino in southern California, the Jamul Indian Village can finally serve liquor there.

Spirit Lake Nation casino liquor sales back on the agenda after tribe canceled vote

Spirit Lake Nation casino liquor sales back on the agenda after tribe canceled vote (October 24, 2017)

Citizens of the Spirit Lake Nation are circulating a petition in hopes of authorizing the sale of liquor at the tribe's casino in North Dakota.

Jamul Indian Village awaits decision on liquor license for casino in California

Jamul Indian Village awaits decision on liquor license for casino in California (August 24, 2017)

The Jamul Indian Village opened its casino to large crowds nearly a year ago yet still lacks a permanent liquor license for the $460 million facility.

Tohono O'odham Nation secures victory in long-running gaming dispute

Tohono O'odham Nation secures victory in long-running gaming dispute (May 17, 2017)

A highly-charged gaming dispute that set off a litigation, legislation and lobbying frenzy is finally coming to an end.

Spirit Lake Nation suspends referendum on liquor sales at casino

Spirit Lake Nation suspends referendum on liquor sales at casino (May 17, 2017)

Liquor sales at the Spirit Lake Casino and Resort are supposed to fund an alcohol and drug rehabilitation center.

Cowlitz Tribe brings Michael Jordan's Steakhouse to new casino

Cowlitz Tribe brings Michael Jordan's Steakhouse to new casino (March 28, 2017)

The ilani Casino Resort in Washington is due to open in late April.

Cowlitz Tribe secures approval to offer liquor as casino debut nears

Cowlitz Tribe secures approval to offer liquor as casino debut nears (March 22, 2017)

All the pieces are falling into place as the tribe prepares to open the ilani Casino Resort in late April.

Penobscot Nation develops plan to bottle vodka for tribal casinos

Penobscot Nation develops plan to bottle vodka for tribal casinos (January 6, 2017)

Chief Kirk Francis wouldn't confirm details of the operation, which has generated some controversy on the Maine reservation.

Pokagon Band secures approval for alcohol ordinance in Indiana

Pokagon Band secures approval for alcohol ordinance in Indiana (November 29, 2016)

The tribe is celebrating major milestones as it moves forward with a casino in Indiana.

Jamul Indian Village refutes complaints about casino and alcohol

Jamul Indian Village refutes complaints about casino and alcohol (November 18, 2016)

Opponents are trying to prevent the tribe from securing a liquor license for its southern California casino.

Chumash Tribe enters agreement for law enforcement at casino

Chumash Tribe enters agreement for law enforcement at casino (August 30, 2016)

The California tribe is investing more than $530,000 in the first year alone.

Ho-Chunk Nation secures approval to offer liquor at gaming facility

Ho-Chunk Nation secures approval to offer liquor at gaming facility (August 12, 2016)

Ho-Chunk Gaming Madison was the only tribal casino in Wisconsin that wasn't allowed to serve liquor.

Chumash Tribe celebrates $165M expansion at gaming facility

Chumash Tribe celebrates $165M expansion at gaming facility (July 20, 2016)

The Chumash Casino Resort features a 12-story hotel, a rooftop pool, a larger gaming floor and other new amenities.

Ho-Chunk Nation requests liquor license at Class II gaming facility

Ho-Chunk Nation requests liquor license at Class II gaming facility (March 1, 2016)

The Ho-Chunk Gaming Madison facility plans to serve liquor to patrons on the gaming floor and at a bar with seating.

Umatilla Tribes raise gambling age as sales of liquor start at casino

Umatilla Tribes raise gambling age as sales of liquor start at casino (February 8, 2016)

Patrons can enjoy beer, wine and other beverages on the gaming floor and in other areas of the Wildhorse Resort and Casino in Pendleton, Oregon.

Tohono O'odham Nation still can't serve alcohol at new casino

Tohono O'odham Nation still can't serve alcohol at new casino (January 28, 2016)

The state of Arizona is conducting an unspecified investigation that could take several months to resolve.

Dry Creek Rancheria looking to expand liquor service at casino

Dry Creek Rancheria looking to expand liquor service at casino (November 3, 2015)

The River Rock Casino has suffered since the opening of another tribal facility so changes in the liquor license could help address the situation.

Chumash Tribe raises gambling age to 21 for new liquor permit

Chumash Tribe raises gambling age to 21 for new liquor permit (October 30, 2015)

The Chumash Casino Resort will be serving liquor on the gaming floor so younger patrons are no longer allowed.

Coeur d'Alene Tribe can't serve alcohol at casino for ten days

Coeur d'Alene Tribe can't serve alcohol at casino for ten days (October 19, 2015)

An all-male dance group known as The Hunks got too racy during a recent appearance at the Coeur d'Alene Casino Resort Hotel in Idaho.

Red Lake Nation votes down referendum to sell liquor at casinos

Red Lake Nation votes down referendum to sell liquor at casinos (August 20, 2015)

According to preliminary results, 54 percent of tribal members said no to alcohol sales at two gaming facilities.

Navajo Nation president signs bill to impose casino alcohol tax

Navajo Nation president signs bill to impose casino alcohol tax (August 11, 2015)

The 3.25 percent tax on alcohol sold at the tribe's gaming facilities in Arizona is expected to generate $73,000 a year.

Red Lake Nation leader supports sales of liquor at two casinos

Red Lake Nation leader supports sales of liquor at two casinos (July 30, 2015)

Tribal members will vote on August 19 to determine whether to offer alcohol at the Seven Clans Casino in Thief River Falls and another in Warroad.

Navajo Nation Council passes tax on alcohol at gaming facilities

Navajo Nation Council passes tax on alcohol at gaming facilities (July 28, 2015)

The 3.25 percent tax is expected to generate $73,000 a year for a public safety fund on the reservation.

Red Lake Nation schedules August 19 referendum on liquor sales

Red Lake Nation schedules August 19 referendum on liquor sales (July 27, 2015)

Tribal members rejected liquor in a 1999 vote but the outcome was not binding.

Aquinnah Wampanoag Tribe wins approval for liquor ordinance

Aquinnah Wampanoag Tribe wins approval for liquor ordinance (July 27, 2015)

The tribe is due back in federal court to defend the legality of a controversial Class II facility on the island of Martha's Vineyard.

Shoshone-Bannock Tribes pass referendum for alcohol at casino

Shoshone-Bannock Tribes pass referendum for alcohol at casino (June 3, 2015)

Sales of beer, wine and liquor will be allowed as part of a $35.2 million expansion project.

Shoshone-Bannock Tribes plan for $35M expansion of casino

Shoshone-Bannock Tribes plan for $35M expansion of casino (May 14, 2015)

The Fort Hall Casino will be expanding to the site of the adjacent Shoshone-Bannock Hotel and Event Center.

Mashantucket Tribe seeks to expand sale of alcohol at casino

Mashantucket Tribe seeks to expand sale of alcohol at casino (November 28, 2014)

Currently, liquor service stops a at 1am on weekdays and 2am on weekends.

Flandreau Santee Sioux Tribe could lose casino's liquor license

Flandreau Santee Sioux Tribe could lose casino's liquor license (November 26, 2014)

The state has refused to renew the license because the tribe won't collect a tax on sales to non-Indians.

Citizen Potawatomi Nation to meet over liquor sales at casino

Citizen Potawatomi Nation to meet over liquor sales at casino (November 26, 2014)

The tribe says its gaming facility doesn't have to comply with a county ban on Sunday liquor sales.

Citizen Potawatomi Nation in arbitration over alcohol at casino

Citizen Potawatomi Nation in arbitration over alcohol at casino (November 17, 2014)

The tribe doesn't believe it falls under a ban on Sunday sales in Pottawatomie County.

Citizen Potawatomi Nation serves alcohol on Sundays at casino

Citizen Potawatomi Nation serves alcohol on Sundays at casino (October 27, 2014)

The tribe says its casino does not fall under local jurisdiction.

Poarch Creeks face another lawsuit for liquor served at casino

Poarch Creeks face another lawsuit for liquor served at casino (May 27, 2014)

Alabama Supreme Court chief justice delivers unusual opinion in dispute.

Bars at Mohegan Tribe's casino face lawsuit over driving death

Bars at Mohegan Tribe's casino face lawsuit over driving death (April 11, 2014)

Two bars at the casino owned by the Mohegan Tribe of Connecticut are being sued in connection with a drunken driving death.

Mother appeals lawsuit over death linked to Poarch Creek casino

Mother appeals lawsuit over death linked to Poarch Creek casino (March 28, 2014)

A woman whose son was killed in an accident says the driver was over-served liquor at a casino owned by the Poarch Band of Creek Indians.

Editorial: Lawmaker's vendetta against Poarch Creek casinos

Editorial: Lawmaker's vendetta against Poarch Creek casinos (March 19, 2014)

Newspaper says Alabama Sen. Bryan Taylor (R) holds a grudge against Poarch Band of Creek Indians and its gaming operation.

Letter: Say no to Sunday liquor sales at Poarch Creek casino

Letter: Say no to Sunday liquor sales at Poarch Creek casino (March 18, 2014)

Sunday liquor sales at the casino owned by the Poarch Band of Creek Indians are once again an issue of debate in Alabama.

Harrison Tsosie: Navajo Nation's compact holds tribe liable

Harrison Tsosie: Navajo Nation's compact holds tribe liable (February 12, 2014)

Harrison Tsosie, the attorney general for the Navajo Nation, explains liability provisions in the tribe's Class III gaming compact.

Opinion: Navajo Nation gaming deal puts burden on victims

Opinion: Navajo Nation gaming deal puts burden on victims (February 10, 2014)

Kristina Bogardus, the president of the New Mexico Trial Lawyers Association, questions the Navajo Nation Class III gaming compact.

Oklahoma wants tribes to waive immunity for casino liquor

Oklahoma wants tribes to waive immunity for casino liquor (January 22, 2014)

The Oklahoma ABLE Commission wants tribes to waive their sovereign immunity in order to server liquor at their casinos.