Category Archives: gaming

Second Circuit Rejects MGM Challenge to Connecticut Gaming Law

Here are the materials in MGM Resorts International v. Malloy: CA2 Opinion MGM Brief Connecticut Brief Reply

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E.D. Okla. Rules in Favor of Cherokee Nation and Remands UKB Trust Application

Download the documents and materials in the matter of The Cherokee Nation v. Jewell et al, 14-cv-00428 (E.D. Okla. May 31, 2017): Doc. 67 – Plaintiff’s Merits Brief Doc. 77 – Intervenor-Defendants’ Response Merits Brief Doc. 78 – Cherokee Nation … Continue reading

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DOI Consultation Notice on DOI Reorganization

Download(PDF): Tribal Listening Sessions on E.O. 13871: Reorganization of the Executive Branch Acting Assistant Secretary for Indian Affairs, Michael S. Black, invites Tribal leaders to attend one of the listed listening sessions to provide input on improving “efficiency, effectiveness, and accountability” … Continue reading

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American Indian tribe fights Texas to keep bingo center open

From the AP: Here.

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Ho-Chunk Nation’s Wittenberg Expansion Facts

Download(PDF): Release

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Tribe Notifies State of Wisconsin of Intent to Withhold Revenue Sharing Payment

Download(PDF): Letter of Notification From the Tribe: The Stockbridge-Munsee Tribe announced today that it has notified the State of Wisconsin of its intent to withhold its revenue sharing payment of $923,000 due to the State’s violation of its gaming compact with … Continue reading

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California Indian Law Association CLE Webinar November 30

Visit http://www.calindianlaw.org/cle-webinar.html Please join CILA for its CLE webinar hosted in partnership with Ceiba Legal, LLP on November 30, 2016 at 12:00 p.m. The webinar is titled “Born Again Compacts: How an Evolution in the Definition of ‘Gaming Facilities’ May … Continue reading

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Federal Bankruptcy Court Holds Sault Tribe Didn’t Waive Immunity

Earlier, the federal district court had held the federal bankruptcy act doesn’t abrogate tribal sovereign immunity. Here are the materials in In re Greektown Holdings LLC (E.D. Mich. Bkrcy.): 649-1 Motion to Dismiss 668-buchwald-response 679-reply 728-order

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14th Annual Northwest Gaming Law Summit

Download(PDF): Brochure The conference is December 8-9 in Seattle.

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Judge Dismisses Navajo Nation Challenge to State Jurisdiction in Personal Injury Suits at Casinos

Here are the materials in the matter of Navajo Nation et al v. Marsh et al, 15-cv-00799 (D. N.M. 2016): Doc. 12 – Motion for Summary Judgment Doc. 13 – Response to Plaintiff’s Motion for Summary Judgment Doc. 17 – … Continue reading

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