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Santa Ysabel Band loses decision in online bingo betting dispute

Santa Ysabel Band loses decision in online bingo betting dispute (August 13, 2018)

The Iipay Nation of Santa Ysabel has hit a dead end with its short-lived online gaming business.

Iipay Nation of Santa Ysabel turns casino site into marijuana farm

Iipay Nation of Santa Ysabel turns casino site into marijuana farm (May 4, 2017)

The southern California tribe is growing marijuana for dispensaries around the state.

Santa Ysabel Band ordered to shut down online bingo operation

Santa Ysabel Band ordered to shut down online bingo operation (December 16, 2014)

A federal judge said the activity on the Desert Rose Bingo site falls into the Class III category.

Federal government sues Santa Ysabel Band over bingo website

Federal government sues Santa Ysabel Band over bingo website (December 5, 2014)

The tribe now faces two lawsuits over the Desert Rose Bingo site.

Santa Ysabel Band responds to state lawsuit over online bingo

Santa Ysabel Band responds to state lawsuit over online bingo (November 26, 2014)

The tribe says Class II games aren't covered by the Class III gaming compact.

Santa Ysabel Band offers real money bingo games on website

Santa Ysabel Band offers real money bingo games on website (November 6, 2014)

The tribe originally said it would offer poker games but those plans remain in limbo.

Iipay Nation plans to offer real money Internet poker next week

Iipay Nation plans to offer real money Internet poker next week (August 22, 2014)

The tribe will be 'flipping the switch' to accept real money at PrivateTable.Com next week.

Iipay Nation puts Internet gaming servers on Mohawk reserve

Iipay Nation puts Internet gaming servers on Mohawk reserve (July 25, 2014)

Primary servers are on the reserve in Quebec, Canada, and secondary servers are on the reservation in the U.S.

Iipay Nation started planning Internet poker games last year

Iipay Nation started planning Internet poker games last year (July 24, 2014)

The tribe launched the site last week and appears to be accepting money bets.

Opinion: Iipay Nation could be bluffing on Internet poker game

Opinion: Iipay Nation could be bluffing on Internet poker game (July 16, 2014)

Writer wonders whether the Iipay Nation of Santa Ysabel is really going to offer real-money poker games.

Iipay Nation goes online after shuttering casino on reservation

Iipay Nation goes online after shuttering casino on reservation (July 15, 2014)

The tribe is asserting the authority to offer Internet poker games despite a ban in federal law.

Santa Ysabel Band shutters casino due to financial problems

Santa Ysabel Band shutters casino due to financial problems (February 4, 2014)

The Santa Ysabel Band of Mission Indians in California closed its gaming facility on Monday, citing financial woes.

Santa Ysabel Band won't pursue appeal over  casino bankruptcy

Santa Ysabel Band won't pursue appeal over casino bankruptcy (October 5, 2012)

The Santa Ysabel Band of Mission Indians in California won't pursue an appeal in its casino bankruptcy case, a spokesperson said. In September, Judge Peter W. Bowie ruled that the Santa Ysabel Casino isn't eligible for federal bankruptcy protection. The...

Law Article: Santa Ysabel Band can't seek  bankruptcy  at casino

Law Article: Santa Ysabel Band can't seek bankruptcy at casino (September 26, 2012)

"Under the unique and somewhat unclear legal landscape in which tribal casinos operate, many tribes have wielded the threat of sovereign immunity or have rested on the leverage inherent in the limited remedy-enforcement options available to their creditors. Despite such...

Law Article: Santa Ysabel Band can't claim casino bankruptcy

Law Article: Santa Ysabel Band can't claim casino bankruptcy (September 10, 2012)

"In the case of In re Santa Ysabel Resort and Casino, the Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of California heard arguments on September 4, 2012, as to whether the alleged debtor, a tribal casino, was eligible for bankruptcy protection....

Law Article: Santa Ysabel Band casino not eligible for bankruptcy

Law Article: Santa Ysabel Band casino not eligible for bankruptcy (September 7, 2012)

"In the case of In re Santa Ysabel Resort and Casino, the Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of California heard arguments on September 4, 2012, as to whether the alleged debtor, a tribal casino, was eligible for bankruptcy protection....

Judge dismisses Santa Ysabel Band's casino bankruptcy petition

Judge dismisses Santa Ysabel Band's casino bankruptcy petition (September 6, 2012)

It looks like the Santa Ysabel Band of Mission Indians in California won't be able to protect its casino under federal bankruptcy law. The Santa Ysabel Casino filed for bankruptcy, citing more than $50 million in debts. A major creditor...

Opinion: Bankruptcy at tribal casinos no longer just a theory

Opinion: Bankruptcy at tribal casinos no longer just a theory (August 24, 2012)

"There long has been a legal debate as to whether businesses owned and operated by Indian tribes could either file for protection under the federal Bankruptcy Code or, correspondingly, be involuntarily taken into bankruptcy by creditors. During 2010, the issue...

Santa Ysabel Band defends bankruptcy protection for casino

Santa Ysabel Band defends bankruptcy protection for casino (August 23, 2012)

The Santa Ysabel Band of Mission Indians in California is defending its decision to seek bankruptcy protection for its casino. The tribe says the Santa Ysabel Casino qualifies for bankruptcy as an unincorporated company. The claim comes in response to...

Yavapai-Apache Nation fights Santa Ysabel casino bankruptcy

Yavapai-Apache Nation fights Santa Ysabel casino bankruptcy (August 7, 2012)

The Yavapai-Apache Nation of Arizona is opposing bankruptcy protections for the casino owned by the Santa Ysabel Band of Mission Indians in California. The Yavapai-Apache Nation lent $7 million to the Santa Ysabel Band and acquired $26 million in debt...

Santa Ysabel Band looking to expand casino after resolving debt

Santa Ysabel Band looking to expand casino after resolving debt (August 1, 2012)

The Santa Ysabel Band of Mission Indians hopes to expand its casino after resolving its debt woes. The tribe declared bankruptcy in federal court last month, citing $3 million owed to San Diego County and debts to other entities. The...

Law Article: Santa Ysabel Band declares bankruptcy at casino

Law Article: Santa Ysabel Band declares bankruptcy at casino (July 18, 2012)

"Pursuant to a June 27, 2012 tribal resolution, on July 2, 2012, the Santa Ysabel Resort and Casino filed a voluntary chapter 11 bankruptcy petition. The casino is an unincorporated enterprise for economic development owned by the Iipay Nation of...

Santa Ysabel Band seeks federal bankruptcy protection at casino

Santa Ysabel Band seeks federal bankruptcy protection at casino (July 5, 2012)

The Santa Ysabel Band of Mission Indians is seeking federal bankruptcy protection for its troubled casino. The tribe owes money to 50 creditors, Fox 5 News reported, including $3 million to San Diego County and $100,000 to the California Gambling...

Judge stops county from taking Santa Ysabel Band  casino funds

Judge stops county from taking Santa Ysabel Band casino funds (June 15, 2012)

A judge in California has barred San Diego County from seizing gaming revenues owned by the Santa Ysabel Band of Mission Indians until a lawsuit can be resolved. The tribe owes $3 million to the county under a gaming agreement....

NIGC warns county in Santa Ysabel Band gaming revenue fight

NIGC warns county in Santa Ysabel Band gaming revenue fight (May 30, 2012)

The National Indian Gaming Commission is warning San Diego County, California, not to seize gaming revenues owned by the Santa Ysabel Band of Mission Indians. An arbitrator ruled that the tribe owes $3 million to the county under a gaming...

Santa Ysabel Band seeks settlement in gaming funds dispute

Santa Ysabel Band seeks settlement in gaming funds dispute (May 11, 2012)

The Santa Ysabel Band of Mission Indians wants to settle a dispute over $3 million in gaming revenues owed to San Diego County, California. Chairman Virgil Perez said the tribe has offered to make a payment arrangement. But the county...

Santa Ysabel Band owes $3M to county under gaming deal

Santa Ysabel Band owes $3M to county under gaming deal (April 24, 2012)

The Santa Ysabel Band of Mission Indians has apparently failed to pay $3 million it owes to San Diego County, California. The tribe agreed to make payments to offset the impacts of the Santa Ysabel Casino. But the county never...

Judge rules Santa Ysabel Band owes $3M under gaming deal

Judge rules Santa Ysabel Band owes $3M under gaming deal (January 16, 2012)

A federal judge has ordered the Santa Ysabel Band of Mission Indians to pay $3 million under its gaming agreement with San Diego County, California. The tribe agreed to make payments to offset the impact of the Santa Ysabel Casino....

Santa Ysabel Band reports theft of cash from small casino

Santa Ysabel Band reports theft of cash from small casino (October 19, 2011)

Authorities are investigating the theft of cash from the casino owned by the Santa Ysabel Band of Mission Indians in California. Exact figures weren't reported. But one law enforcement source told The San Diego Union-Tribune that at least $100,000...

Unemployed man wins $1M at Santa Ysabel Band  casino

Unemployed man wins $1M at Santa Ysabel Band casino (April 27, 2011)

An unemployed man won a $1 million jackpot at the casino owned by the Santa Ysabel Band of Mission Indians in California. The man hit the jackpot at the Santa Ysabel Casino on April 20. He said he will use...

Santa Ysabel Band hires new casino manager

Santa Ysabel Band hires new casino manager (March 27, 2008)

The Santa Ysabel Band of Diegueño Indians has hired a new manager for the Santa Ysabel Casino and Resort. Don Trimble has managed other tribal gaming facilities. He says he was hired to get the casino back on track....

Santa Ysabel Band behind on gaming payments

Santa Ysabel Band behind on gaming payments (March 4, 2008)

The Santa Ysabel Band of Diegueño Indians has failed to make over $400,000 in gaming payments to San Diego County and owes an undisclosed amount to the state of California. The tribe opened the Santa Ysabel Casino and Resort...

Santa Ysabel Band late with  gaming payments

Santa Ysabel Band late with gaming payments (February 14, 2008)

The San Ysabel Band of Diegueño Indians has fallen behind in its gaming payments to San Diego County, California. The tribe's 2003 compact requires payments to the county for the impacts of its Santa Ysabel Resort and Casino. But a...

Santa Ysabel Band celebrates opening of casino

Santa Ysabel Band celebrates opening of casino (April 12, 2007)

The Santa Ysabel Band of Diegueño Indians celebrated the opening of the 10th casino in San Diego County, California. The Santa Ysabel Resort and Casino has 349 slot machines. The $27 million, 35,000-square-foot was financed by a bank loan guaranteed...