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'Economic self-sufficiency': Pamunkey Tribe pursues casino in Virginia
Casino Stalker | Land Acquisitions
'Economic self-sufficiency': Pamunkey Tribe pursues casino in Virginia (June 14, 2018)
The Pamunkey Tribe is in for the long haul as it seeks land for a casino in Virginia.

Gun Lake Tribe shares another $7.6 million in gaming revenues with community
Compacts | Openings & Closings | Public Relations
Gun Lake Tribe shares another $7.6 million in gaming revenues with community (June 14, 2018)
The Gun Lake Tribe just shared more than $7.6 million in gaming revenues in Michigan, bringing the total to date to more than $109 million.

Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians announces sports betting at casinos
Regulation
Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians announces sports betting at casinos (June 13, 2018)
The Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians will soon be offering sports betting following a landmark decision from the Supreme Court.

Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe in limbo as gaming industry advances in Massachusetts
Casino Stalker | Compacts | Connecticut | Federal Register | Openings & Closings | Regulation
Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe in limbo as gaming industry advances in Massachusetts (June 11, 2018)
As the Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe sits in limbo before the Trump administration, non-Indian interests make strides in Massachusetts.

Delaware becomes first state with sports betting after Supreme Court ruling
Legislation | Regulation
Delaware becomes first state with sports betting after Supreme Court ruling (June 6, 2018)
Delaware became the first state to offer sports betting after a andmark decision from the Supreme Court. Are tribes next?

Miccosukee Tribe 'disappointed' by ruling on taxation of gaming per caps
Legislation | Litigation
Miccosukee Tribe 'disappointed' by ruling on taxation of gaming per caps (June 5, 2018)
Citizens of the Miccosukee Tribe must pay taxes on their shares of gaming revenues, a federal appeals court ruled in a big ticket case.

Cronkite News: Media prepares for a new era with sports betting
Legislation | Regulation
Cronkite News: Media prepares for a new era with sports betting (May 30, 2018)
The Supreme Court’s surprise sports betting decision not only raises questions about state legalization but also how the ruling will impact the creation and consumption of sports content.

Stateline: Problem gambling a concern as sports betting fever spreads
Legislation
Stateline: Problem gambling a concern as sports betting fever spreads (May 29, 2018)
Oklahoma’s 128 tribal casinos host 46 million visits and rake in $4.5 billion a year – but there isn’t a single billboard in the state that tells problem gamblers where they can find help.

Online gaming also on the table as Connecticut negotiates with tribes
Compacts | Connecticut
Online gaming also on the table as Connecticut negotiates with tribes (May 24, 2018)
The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and the Mohegan Tribe are moving closer to online gaming and sports betting in Connecticut.

Connecticut governor seeks to negotiate sports betting with tribes
Compacts | Connecticut | Legislation
Connecticut governor seeks to negotiate sports betting with tribes (May 22, 2018)
The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and the Mohegan Tribe could be on the road to sports betting soon in Connecticut.

Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe gains local support for homelands legislation
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Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe gains local support for homelands legislation (May 22, 2018)
After seeing some initial opposition, the Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe has gained local support for a bill to protect its homelands in Massachusetts.

Tribes seek a seat at table as states look into sports betting
California | Compacts | Connecticut | Legislation | Litigation
Tribes seek a seat at table as states look into sports betting (May 21, 2018)
With a landmark Supreme Court decision on the books, tribes from California to Connecticut want to be at the table when it comes to sports betting.

Tribes continue to weigh impact of Supreme Court ruling on sports betting
California | Compacts | Legislation | New York | Regulation
Tribes continue to weigh impact of Supreme Court ruling on sports betting (May 18, 2018)
Tribes are welcoming the opportunity to engage in sports betting following a landmark U.S. Supreme Court decision.

Oneida Nation already lining up sports betting after Supreme Court ruling
Compacts | Litigation | New York
Oneida Nation already lining up sports betting after Supreme Court ruling (May 15, 2018)
Well that was fast. The Oneida Nation plans to offer sports betting in the 'near future' on its homelands in New York.

Supreme Court opens the door for sports betting for states and for tribes
Legislation | Litigation | Regulation
Supreme Court opens the door for sports betting for states and for tribes (May 14, 2018)
It's time to prepare for a new era as tribes and states enter the sports betting industry.

Tribes and sovereignty still don't mix when it comes to labor laws
California | Legislation | Litigation
Tribes and sovereignty still don't mix when it comes to labor laws (May 4, 2018)
Efforts by Indian Country to assert sovereignty over labor laws are failing in the courts, not just in the halls of Congress.

Cronkite News: Supreme Court decision could open doors to legalized sports betting
Legislation | Litigation | Regulation
Cronkite News: Supreme Court decision could open doors to legalized sports betting (May 2, 2018)
At the end of a bar sits a man with a distinct 5 o’clock shadow. He is glued to a TV showing a meaningless NBA game featuring the Phoenix Suns and Charlotte Hornets.

Pamunkey Tribe partners with billionaire developer in push for casino
Land Acquisitions
Pamunkey Tribe partners with billionaire developer in push for casino (April 25, 2018)
The recently recognized Pamunkey Tribe is working with a billionaire developer as it seeks to open the first casino in Virginia, an endeavor characterized by numerous hurdles.

Pamunkey Tribe connected to acquisition of land by gaming company
Land Acquisitions
Pamunkey Tribe connected to acquisition of land by gaming company (April 23, 2018)
The recently recognized Pamunkey Tribe is moving full steam ahead with plans for a gaming facility in Virginia.

Lower Elwha Klallam citizen pleads guilty to domestic assault
Public Relations
Lower Elwha Klallam citizen pleads guilty to domestic assault (March 29, 2018)
Matthew Tyler Charles, a citizen of the Lower Elwha Klallam Tribe, has admitted assaulting his former partner at the Elwha River Casino in Washington.

Tunica-Biloxi Tribe casino workers prevail in wrongful death case
Litigation | Public Relations
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.

Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe welcomes another bill to protect homelands
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Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe welcomes another bill to protect homelands (March 26, 2018)
The Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe is gaining more support on Capitol Hill as it defends its homelands and gaming plans from litigation.

Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe hails bill to reaffirm status of homelands
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Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe hails bill to reaffirm status of homelands (March 21, 2018)
The Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe is welcoming a new bill that reaffirms the trust status of its homelands in Massachusetts.

Pamunkey Tribe announces plans for $700 million gaming facility
Casino Stalker | Land Acquisitions
Pamunkey Tribe announces plans for $700 million gaming facility (March 16, 2018)
The Pamunkey Tribe is seeking to join the Indian gaming industry but doesn't plan on building a casino on its reservation in Virginia.

Buena Vista Rancheria secures financing for casino after legal victory
California | Casino Stalker | Litigation
Buena Vista Rancheria secures financing for casino after legal victory (March 7, 2018)
The Buena Vista Rancheria is moving forward with a long-delayed casino in California, but at a high cost.

National Congress of American Indians praises win in homelands case
Land Acquisitions | Legislation | Litigation
National Congress of American Indians praises win in homelands case (February 27, 2018)
The National Congress of American Indians is congratulating the Gun Lake Tribe for its victory at the U.S. Supreme Court.

Gun Lake Tribe welcomes victory as Supreme Court puts end to homelands lawsuit
Land Acquisitions | Legislation | Litigation
Gun Lake Tribe welcomes victory as Supreme Court puts end to homelands lawsuit (February 27, 2018)
The leader of the Match-E-Be-Nash-She-Wish Band of Pottawatomi Indians is hailing a decision from the nation's highest court as a victory for all of Indian Country.

Supreme Court sides with Indian Country in long-running homelands case
Land Acquisitions | Legislation | Litigation
Supreme Court sides with Indian Country in long-running homelands case (February 27, 2018)
In a victory for Indian Country, the nation's highest court has confirmed that Congress can protect tribal homelands from litigation.

Maine lawmaker seeks court ruling to help tribes with casino plans
Legislation
Maine lawmaker seeks court ruling to help tribes with casino plans (February 20, 2018)
Maine Rep. Henry John Bear, a citizen of the Houlton Band of Maliseet Indians, wants to know whether tribes in the state can operate casinos just like most others.

Gun Lake Tribe marks major milestone with management of casino
Business Deals
Gun Lake Tribe marks major milestone with management of casino (February 8, 2018)
The Match-E-Be-Nash-She-Wish Band of Pottawatomi Indians, also known as the Gun Lake Tribe, is now in full control of its casino in Michigan.

Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe awaits Trump team's decision on casino
Land Acquisitions | Litigation
Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe awaits Trump team's decision on casino (February 8, 2018)
The Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe is still waiting for the Trump administration to make a decision on its long-delayed casino in Massachusetts.

Alabama-Coushatta Tribe vows fight to protect casino after loss in court
Litigation | NIGC | Openings & Closings
Alabama-Coushatta Tribe vows fight to protect casino after loss in court (February 7, 2018)
The Alabama-Coushatta Tribe is already pursuing an appeal after a federal judge said the tribe's gaming facility in Texas was illegal.

Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe makes layoffs as gaming project stalls
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Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe makes layoffs as gaming project stalls (January 30, 2018)
The Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe has laid off employees and closed its gaming agency amid uncertainty surrounding its long-delayed casino in Massachusetts.

Aquinnah Wampanoag Tribe moves forward with Class II gaming facility
Casino Stalker | Litigation
Aquinnah Wampanoag Tribe moves forward with Class II gaming facility (January 11, 2018)
The Aquinnah Wampanoag Tribe won't be using a community center for a new casino but gaming plans are still moving forward in Massachusetts.

Aquinnah Wampanoag Tribe hails win in long-running sovereignty case
Casino Stalker | Litigation
Aquinnah Wampanoag Tribe hails win in long-running sovereignty case (January 10, 2018)
The Aquinnah Wampanoag Tribe is once again calling for talks in Massachusetts after securing victory in a long-running sovereignty case.

Aquinnah Wampanoag Tribe scores big win in long-running sovereignty case
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Aquinnah Wampanoag Tribe scores big win in long-running sovereignty case (January 8, 2018)
The Aquinnah Wampanoag Tribe will finally be able to open a gaming facility after the U.S. Supreme Court put an end to a long-running sovereignty dispute.

Gun Lake Tribe surpasses $100 million mark in gaming revenues shared in Michigan
Land Acquisitions | Litigation
Gun Lake Tribe surpasses $100 million mark in gaming revenues shared in Michigan (December 11, 2017)
The Match-E-Be-Nash-She-Wish Band of Pottawatomi Indians, also known as the Gun Lake Tribe, surpassed a major gaming milestone in Michigan.

Aquinnah Wampanoag Tribe in limbo as Supreme Court delays action in sovereignty dispute
Casino Stalker | Litigation
Aquinnah Wampanoag Tribe in limbo as Supreme Court delays action in sovereignty dispute (December 11, 2017)
While the U.S. Supreme Court has delivered good news to one tribe and its homelands, another must wait longer for an answer.

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.

Kirsten Matoy Carlson: Trump team actually does something right for tribal lands
Litigation | Opinion
Kirsten Matoy Carlson: Trump team actually does something right for tribal lands (December 7, 2017)
The Trump team is under fire for adding more hurdles to the cumbersome land-into-trust process and advancing other controversial policies that go against tribal interests. But maybe the new administration just needs more encouragement to do the right thing, professor...

Supreme Court takes up sports betting case whose outcome could impact tribes
Legislation | Litigation
Supreme Court takes up sports betting case whose outcome could impact tribes (December 4, 2017)
The U.S. Supreme Court will be ruling in a sports betting case and the outcome could impact tribal rights.

Another appeals court decision backs restoration of tribal homelands in California
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Another appeals court decision backs restoration of tribal homelands in California (November 29, 2017)
Despite doubts voiced by a senior Trump administration official, tribes continue to score legal victories as they restore their homelands.

Aquinnah Wampanoag Tribe awaits answer from Supreme Court in sovereignty case
Litigation
Aquinnah Wampanoag Tribe awaits answer from Supreme Court in sovereignty case (November 28, 2017)
The Aquinnah Wampanoag Tribe is hoping to move forward with a casino on its reservation, so long as the Supreme Court turns back opponents in Massachusetts.

Lawmakers easily approve tribal land bill as Supreme Court weighs major case
Legislation | Litigation
Lawmakers easily approve tribal land bill as Supreme Court weighs major case (November 13, 2017)
A bill to protect the Poarch Band of Creek Indians and its gaming enterprise from litigation is moving forward in Congress while the U.S. Supreme Court determines whether the approach is legal.

Supreme Court hears arguments in long-running Gun Lake Tribe homeland case
Land Acquisitions | Litigation
Supreme Court hears arguments in long-running Gun Lake Tribe homeland case (November 7, 2017)
The U.S. Supreme Court finally heard arguments in its first, and so far only, Indian law case of the term and one member boiled the dispute down to a seemingly simple question.

Gun Lake Tribe secures strong local support in casino case except for one town
Litigation
Gun Lake Tribe secures strong local support in casino case except for one town (October 13, 2017)
Local governments are backing the Gun Lake Tribe as it defends its casino before the U.S. Supreme Court. Except for one town.

Kansas asks Supreme Court to overturn ruling in Quapaw Tribe homeland case
Land Acquisitions | Litigation | NIGC | Openings & Closings
Kansas asks Supreme Court to overturn ruling in Quapaw Tribe homeland case (October 10, 2017)
The state of Kansas is trying to keep the Quapaw Tribe from expanding its casino with a last-ditch appeal to the U.S. Supreme Court.

Gun Lake Tribe shares oral arguments with Trump team in Supreme Court case
Land Acquisitions | Litigation
Gun Lake Tribe shares oral arguments with Trump team in Supreme Court case (October 10, 2017)
Things are shaping as the U.S. Supreme Court prepares for its first Indian law case of the term.

Gun Lake Tribe draws in more allies as Supreme Court considers casino case
Legislation | Litigation | Openings & Closings
Gun Lake Tribe draws in more allies as Supreme Court considers casino case (September 25, 2017)
The Match-E-Be-Nash-She-Wish Band of Pottawatomi Indians is seeing widespread support as it defends its casino in a closely-watched U.S. Supreme Court case.

Supreme Court sets November 7 arguments in long-running land-into-trust case
Litigation | Openings & Closings
Supreme Court sets November 7 arguments in long-running land-into-trust case (September 6, 2017)
The U.S. Supreme Court will be hearing Patchak v. Zinke, a land-into-trust case being closely watched in Indian Country, on November 7.

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