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Closing arguments in hearing over Kialegee Tribal Town's casino

Closing arguments in hearing over Kialegee Tribal Town's casino (May 18, 2012)

Closing arguments are taking place this morning in a lawsuit aimed at stopping the Kialegee Tribal Town in Oklahoma. The tribe is building the Red Clay Casino on an Indian allotment that's owned by two members of the Muscogee Nation....

State seeks names of Kialegee  officials as part of gaming case

State seeks names of Kialegee officials as part of gaming case (March 1, 2012)

Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt is trying to find the officials of the Kialegee Tribal Town in order to serve them with a gaming lawsuit. Pruitt is trying to stop the tribe from building the Red Clay Casino on a...

Editorial: Taking action to halt Kialegee Tribal Town casino

Editorial: Taking action to halt Kialegee Tribal Town casino (February 24, 2012)

"Attorney General Scott Pruitt has not only voiced his opposition to a casino in Broken Arrow, he is taking actions to correct this injustice. That stands in stark contrast to a host of city and national politicians who say they...

Rep. Sullivan introduces anti-Indian measure to block casinos

Rep. Sullivan introduces anti-Indian measure to block casinos (February 16, 2012)

Rep. John Sullivan (R-Oklahoma) introduced H.R.4033, the Giving Local Communities a Voice in Tribal Gaming Act, on Wednesday. The bill allows local governments the ability to veto Class III gaming facilities even if the state has agreed to a Class...

Echo Hawk says BIA is still reviewing Kialegee casino project

Echo Hawk says BIA is still reviewing Kialegee casino project (February 14, 2012)

The Bureau of Indian Affairs continues to review the Kialegee Tribal Town casino, Assistant Secretary Larry Echo Hawk said in a letter to two lawmakers who are upset about the project. Sen. Jim Inhofe (R-Oklahoma) and Rep. John Sullivan (R-Oklahoma)...

Oklahoma attorney general files suit to stop  Kialegee casino

Oklahoma attorney general files suit to stop Kialegee casino (February 9, 2012)

Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt filed a lawsuit in federal court in hopes of stopping the Kialegee Tribal Town from building a casino. The complaint names King Tiger Hobia, tribal council members, a development group and the tribe itself as...

Editorial: Lawsuit can help resolve fight over Kialegee casino

Editorial: Lawsuit can help resolve fight over Kialegee casino (February 9, 2012)

"At a minimum, a lawsuit by Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt against the Kialegee Tribal Town, over its right to build a casino near the Creek Expressway in Broken Arrow, frames the federal issues and gets them before a legal...

Oklahoma attorney general jumps into Kialegee  casino dispute

Oklahoma attorney general jumps into Kialegee casino dispute (January 5, 2012)

Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt is jumping into the controversy over the casino proposed by the Kialegee Tribal Town. Pruitt is asking the Obama administration to release all documents related to the Red Clay Casino. He wants to know if...