Category Archives: IGRA

Pojoaque/New Mexico Contempt Materials in Gaming Compact Dispute

Here are the materials in Pueblo of Pojoaque v. State of New Mexico (D. N.M.): 53 Pojoaque Motion for Contempt 62 Response 68 Reply 115 DCT Order An excerpt: The Court will deny the Motion. First, although the Plaintiffs are not … Continue reading

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Pauma Band Cross-Petition in Gaming Compact Dispute with California

Here is the cert petition in Pauma Band of Luiseño Mission Indians of the Pauma & Yuima Reservation v. State of California: Pauma Cert Petn Question presented: One of the statutory elements for establishing a prima facie case of bad faith … Continue reading

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Cert Stage Briefs in Citizens Against Casino Gambling in Erie County v. Chaudhuri

Here: 2015 12 14 Petition for Writ; Citizens Against Casino Gambling in Erie County et al v Chaudhuri et al US Cert Opp Reply Lower court materials here.

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Federal Court Allows Menominee to Intervene in Forest County Challenge to Gaming Compact Rejection

Here is the order in Forest County Potawatomi Community v. United States (D.D.C.): 41 DCT Order Granting Menominee Motion to Intervene Briefs are here.

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N.Y. Appellate Division Affirms Legality of Gaming Compacts

Here is the opinion in Schulz v. State of New York Executive: 520670 An excerpt: The Gaming Act, among other things, provided a statutory framework for regulating casino gambling within the state and effectuated three agreements entered into between the state and the … Continue reading

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Ninth Circuit Briefs in County of Amador v. DOI & No Casino in Plymouth v. Jewell

Here are the briefs in County of Amador v. Dept. of Interior: Opening Brief Other briefs TK Here are the briefs in No Casino in Plymouth v. Jewell: Opening Brief Lower court materials for both cases here.

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D.C. Circuit Oral Argument Audio in City of Duluth v. NIGC

Here. Briefs here.

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Gabe Galanda on NIGC Per Capita “Deregulation” and Disenrollment

Gabe Galanda has published, “The Reluctant Watchdog – How National Indian Gaming Commission Inaction Helps Tribes Disenroll Members for Profit and Jeopardizes Indian Gaming as We Know It,” in Gaming Law Review & Economics. An excerpt: Disenrollment tied to gaming … Continue reading

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Citizen Potawatomi Prevails in Dispute over Alcohol Sales and Taxes at Gaming Facility

Here is the AAA award in Citizen Potawatomi Nation v. State of Oklahoma: Award an excerpt: In 2014, the OTC sent an audit demand to the Nation questioning more than $27,000,000 of exemptions claimed on the Nation’s past sales tax reports. … Continue reading

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Update in TON Suit against Arizona Officials re: Glendale Casino

Here are the new materials in Tohono O’Odham Nation v. Ducey (D. Ariz.): 82 DCT Order Denying TON Motion for PI 108 TON Motion to Dismiss Counterclaims 111 Bergin Response 115 TON Reply 127 DCT Order Previous materials are here.

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