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Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation hits milestone on gaming revenues
Compacts | Connecticut
Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation hits milestone on gaming revenues (July 17, 2017)
Since 1993, the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation has shared $4 billion in slot machine revenues with the state of Connecticut.

Mohegan Tribe reports 7.6 percent increase in slot machine revenues
Connecticut
Mohegan Tribe reports 7.6 percent increase in slot machine revenues (July 14, 2017)
Mohegan Sun in Connecticut took in $49.2 million in June 2017, am increase from the same time last year.

Connecticut tribes see support from Trump in push for new casino
Casino Stalker | Connecticut
Connecticut tribes see support from Trump in push for new casino (May 15, 2017)
The new administration is sticking by a letter that should help the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and Mohegan Tribe in their quest.

South Dakota tribes continue to extend Class III gaming compacts
Compacts | Federal Register
South Dakota tribes continue to extend Class III gaming compacts (March 22, 2017)
The Crow Creek Sioux Tribe and the Rosebud Sioux Tribe are extending their agreements once again.

Tribes in Connecticut report declines in slot machine revenues
Connecticut
Tribes in Connecticut report declines in slot machine revenues (December 15, 2016)
The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation saw a drop of 6.9 percent while the Mohegan Tribe fared better.

Sault Tribe distributes $850K in casino revenue with community
Casino Stalker | Compacts
Sault Tribe distributes $850K in casino revenue with community (December 13, 2016)
In 2016, the total payment came to $1,485,825, slightly higher than last year's distribution.

First Nations casino in Saskatchewan pays out $1.5M jackpot
Public Relations
First Nations casino in Saskatchewan pays out $1.5M jackpot (October 26, 2016)
For the second time this year, a patron has won big at a Native casino.

Rosebud Sioux Tribe extends Class III gaming compact again
Compacts | Federal Register
Rosebud Sioux Tribe extends Class III gaming compact again (September 23, 2016)
Negotiations in South Dakota appear to be moving at a glacial pace.

California governor keeps busy with tribal gaming compacts
California | Compacts
California governor keeps busy with tribal gaming compacts (September 22, 2016)
Gov. Jerry Brown (D) has signed 11 compacts with tribes so far in 2016 and resolved a $36.3 million compact dispute with another tribe.

Flandreau Santee Sioux Tribe wins approval of gaming compact
Compacts | Federal Register
Flandreau Santee Sioux Tribe wins approval of gaming compact (September 20, 2016)
The tribe will be able to operate up to 1,000 slot machines at the Royal River Casino in South Dakota.

Pauma Band is finally getting $36.3M payment in gaming dispute
California | Compacts | Legislation | Litigation
Pauma Band is finally getting $36.3M payment in gaming dispute (September 12, 2016)
The tribe is owed the money after being forced into signing a bad deal with the state of California.

Pauma Band gets closer to seeing $36.3M payment in gaming case
California | Compacts | Legislation | Litigation
Pauma Band gets closer to seeing $36.3M payment in gaming case (September 1, 2016)
A bill to pay the tribe for its victory in a lawsuit has been sent to California Gov. Jerry Brown (D) for his signature.

Pauma Band might finally see $36.3M payment from gaming case
California | Compacts | Litigation
Pauma Band might finally see $36.3M payment from gaming case (August 24, 2016)
The tribe was overcharged for more slot machines but the state of California has yet to pay up.

Connecticut tribes report mixed results on slot machine revenue
Connecticut
Connecticut tribes report mixed results on slot machine revenue (August 18, 2016)
The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation saw a slight decline while the Mohegan Tribe reported strong gains.

Yankton Sioux Tribe getting closer to new Class III gaming compact
Compacts
Yankton Sioux Tribe getting closer to new Class III gaming compact (August 11, 2016)
The tribe plans to double the number of slot machines at the Fort Randall Casino, bringing the total to 500 devices.

Flandreau Santee Sioux Tribe eyes new Class III gaming compact
Compacts | Meetings | Openings & Closings
Flandreau Santee Sioux Tribe eyes new Class III gaming compact (July 13, 2016)
The proposed agreement appears to be the first in South Dakota to mandate some form of revenue sharing.

Supreme Court won't hear Pauma Band compact negotiation case
California | Compacts | Litigation
Supreme Court won't hear Pauma Band compact negotiation case (June 27, 2016)
The state of California is still on the hook for paying $36.2 million back to the tribe but a key issue remains on the table.

Connecticut tribes report increases from slot machine revenues
Connecticut
Connecticut tribes report increases from slot machine revenues (May 17, 2016)
The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation saw a 5 percent increase while the Mohegan Tribe saw a 3 percent gain.

Pala Band enters Class III gaming compact for more slot machines
California | Compacts
Pala Band enters Class III gaming compact for more slot machines (May 10, 2016)
The tribe will be able to offer up to 2,500 machines at the Pala Casino Resort and Spa in southern California.

Connecticut tribes report declines in revenue from slot machines
Connecticut
Connecticut tribes report declines in revenue from slot machines (April 15, 2016)
The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation saw a decline of 7.3 percent while the Mohegan Tribe saw a 1.4 percent decline.

California asks Supreme Court to hear Pauma Band compact case
California | Compacts | Litigation
California asks Supreme Court to hear Pauma Band compact case (March 21, 2016)
The 9th Circuit Court of Appeals ordered the state to pay $36.2 million to the tribe for misrepresentations during the Class III negotiation process.

Tribes in Connecticut report increases in slot machine revenues
Connecticut
Tribes in Connecticut report increases in slot machine revenues (March 15, 2016)
Both the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and the Mohegan Tribe saw nearly 15 percent gains in slot machine revenues.

Rosebud Sioux Tribe continues work on Class III gaming compact
Compacts | Federal Register
Rosebud Sioux Tribe continues work on Class III gaming compact (March 10, 2016)
The tribe and the state have been negotiating for at least a year but have been unable to finalize a new agreement.

Non-Indian casino in Massachusetts defends decline in revenues
Openings & Closings
Non-Indian casino in Massachusetts defends decline in revenues (January 26, 2016)
Patrons are spending less and less of their money at the Plainridge Park Casino, the first gaming facility in the state.

Poarch Band lobbies Florida lawmakers with trip to Alabama casino
Compacts
Poarch Band lobbies Florida lawmakers with trip to Alabama casino (January 25, 2016)
The tribe hosted five members of the Florida Legislative Black Caucus at the Wind Creek Casino and Hotel in Atmore.

Mohegan Tribe fires employees accused of major theft at casino
Connecticut | Regulation
Mohegan Tribe fires employees accused of major theft at casino (January 20, 2016)
Two former employees of the Mohegan Sun Pocono, a commercial facility in Pennsylvania, are accused of conspiring with a frequent patron to steal $418,793 from slot machines.

Connecticut tribes see mixed results in slot machine revenues
Connecticut
Connecticut tribes see mixed results in slot machine revenues (January 15, 2016)
The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation reported a 4.1 percent increase in revenues while the Mohegan Tribe saw a 3.5 percent decline.

Tribes in Connecticut report stable returns on slot machines
Connecticut
Tribes in Connecticut report stable returns on slot machines (December 17, 2015)
The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation reported a slot machine win of $38 million while the Mohegan Tribe saw $47.7 million.

Tribes in Connecticut increase slot payouts as competition grows
Connecticut
Tribes in Connecticut increase slot payouts as competition grows (December 7, 2015)
The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and the Mohegan Tribe are paying out at higher rates at gaming options increase in New England.

Connecticut tribes report declines in slot machine revenues
Connecticut
Connecticut tribes report declines in slot machine revenues (November 17, 2015)
The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation saw a 3.0 percent drop while the Mohegan Tribe saw a 1.7 percent drop.

Tribes in Connecticut report increases in slot machine revenues
Connecticut
Tribes in Connecticut report increases in slot machine revenues (October 12, 2015)
The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation saw a 3.2 percent increase while the Mohegan Tribe saw a 2.7 percent increase.

Viejas Band opens new gaming floor and hotel with expansion
California | Openings & Closings
Viejas Band opens new gaming floor and hotel with expansion (October 9, 2015)
The tribe added another 16,500 square-feet of gaming space to the Viejas Casino and will debut a new hotel later this month.

San Pasqual Band loses claim for damages in gaming dispute
California | Compacts | Litigation
San Pasqual Band loses claim for damages in gaming dispute (October 6, 2015)
The tribe contended that it lost out on $315 million in profits because the state refused to allow 2,000 slot machines at the Valley View Casino.

BIA backs extension of Rosebud Sioux Tribe gaming compact
Compacts | Federal Register
BIA backs extension of Rosebud Sioux Tribe gaming compact (October 5, 2015)
The existing agreement runs through February 6, 2016, giving the parties more time to negotiate potential changes.

Poarch Creeks lose ruling over slot machines at Florida racetrack
Compacts | Litigation
Poarch Creeks lose ruling over slot machines at Florida racetrack (October 5, 2015)
The Alabama-based tribe owns a commercial racetrack in neighboring Florida but saw a setback in state court.

Tribes in Connecticut report declines in slot machine revenue
Connecticut
Tribes in Connecticut report declines in slot machine revenue (September 15, 2015)
The Mashantucket Tribe saw a 9.5 percent drop while the Mohegan Tribe saw an 8.1 percent drop.

Non-Indian racetracks cut machines and workers after ruling
Legislation | Litigation
Non-Indian racetracks cut machines and workers after ruling (September 14, 2015)
A ban on the so-called 'instant' racing machines went into effect in response to a lawsuit won by the Coeur d'Alene Tribe of Idaho.

Sycuan Band focuses on upgrades at casino with new compact
California | Compacts
Sycuan Band focuses on upgrades at casino with new compact (September 10, 2015)
The agreement allows slot machines at a second location but the tribe isn't pursuing that option at this point.

Sycuan Band can add slot machines to resort with new compact
California | Compacts
Sycuan Band can add slot machines to resort with new compact (September 7, 2015)
The Sycuan Resort, a golf facility with a hotel, will be able to offer up to 500 slot machines.

Non-Indian facility in Massachusetts sees $18.1M in revenues
Casino Stalker | Openings & Closings | Regulation
Non-Indian facility in Massachusetts sees $18.1M in revenues (August 18, 2015)
Gamblers poured nearly $181.6 million into slot machines and electronic table games at the Plainridge Park Casino in July.

Connecticut tribes see ups and downs with slot machine wins
Connecticut
Connecticut tribes see ups and downs with slot machine wins (August 14, 2015)
The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation reported a slight increase from the year prior while the Mohegan Tribe saw a drop.

Cabazon Band offers free play gaming website and mobile app
California | Openings & Closings
Cabazon Band offers free play gaming website and mobile app (August 10, 2015)
The new platforms offer the same slot machines visitors can find at the Fantasy Springs Resort Casino.

Mohegan Tribe reports increase in profit from casino enterprise
Connecticut
Mohegan Tribe reports increase in profit from casino enterprise (July 30, 2015)
The growth was attributed to cost-cutting measures and a 1.9 percent increase in gross slot machine revenues.

Governor denies offer of $250M for Poarch Creek compact
Compacts
Governor denies offer of $250M for Poarch Creek compact (July 21, 2015)
Chairwoman Stephanie A. Bryan, however, said the tribe's offer to pay the state is 'sincere.'

Tribes in Connecticut report increase in slot machine winnings
Connecticut
Tribes in Connecticut report increase in slot machine winnings (July 15, 2015)
The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation saw a 2.4 percent rise while the Mohegan Tribe saw a 3.1 percent rise.

New Mexico tribes see 3.6 percent dip in slot machine winnings
Compacts | Regulation
New Mexico tribes see 3.6 percent dip in slot machine winnings (July 14, 2015)
The net win at tribal casinos in 2014 was $731.3 million, down from $758.6 million in 2013.

Connecticut tribes pay out nearly 92 percent put into slot machines
Connecticut | New York | Regulation
Connecticut tribes pay out nearly 92 percent put into slot machines (July 7, 2015)
The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation pays out 91.85 percent while the Mohegan Tribe pays out 91.71 percent.

Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe can't stop non-Indian gaming facility
Casino Stalker | Legislation | Openings & Closings
Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe can't stop non-Indian gaming facility (June 19, 2015)
The Plainridge Park Casino, with up to 1,500 slot machines, will open on June 24.

Seminole Tribe seeks to join case affecting Poarch Creek track
Compacts | Litigation
Seminole Tribe seeks to join case affecting Poarch Creek track (June 18, 2015)
The Seminoles believe their Class III gaming exclusivity rights are threatened by a May 29 decision in the lawsuit.

Connecticut tribes report flat or declining slot machine revenues
Connecticut | New York
Connecticut tribes report flat or declining slot machine revenues (June 16, 2015)
The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation saw a slight decline while the Mohegan Tribe was essentially flat.

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