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Stockbridge-Munsee Sues Wisconsin and Ho-Chunk Over Gaming

Here are the materials so far in Stockbridge-Munsee Community v. State of Wisconsin (W.D. Wisc.): FINAL COMPLAINT FINAL HOLSEY AFF FINAL MEMORANDUM FINAL Motion for PI FINAL STATEMENT OF FACTS

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Kalispel Sues Interior over Spokane Casino

Here is the complaint in Kalispel Tribe of Indians v. Dept. of Interior (E.D. Wash.): 1 Complaint

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First Circuit Rules in Favor of Aquinnah in Gaming Dispute

Here is the opinion in Commonwealth of Massachusetts v. Wampanoag Tribe of Gay Head (Aquinnah). Briefs here.

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Ninth Circuit Materials in Guidiville Rancheria v. United States

Here are the briefs: Guidiville Rancheria Opening Brief City of Richmond Brief Reply Oral argument video here. Lower court materials here.

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Shane Plumer on Turning Gaming Dollars Into Non-Gaming Revenue

Shane Plumer has published “Turning Gaming Dollars Into Non-Gaming Revenue: Hedging For The Seventh Generation” in the Journal of Law and Inequality’s Sua Sponte. Here is the abstract: There are four levels of diversification that tribes engage in: level one … Continue reading

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Second Circuit Decides Cayuga Nation v. Tanner

Here is the opinion. An excerpt: Plaintiffs‐Appellants, the Cayuga Nation, a federally recognized Indian tribe, and individual officers, employees, and representatives of the Cayuga Nation, filed this action in the United States District Court for the Northern District of New … Continue reading

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Federal Court Orders Guidiville Rancheria and Casino Development Partner to Pay $1.9M in Attorney Fees to City of Richmond

Here are the materials in Guidiville Rancheria v. United States (N.D. Cal.): 113 City of Richmond Motion for Judgment on the Pleadings 154 Upstream Point Response 162 City of Richmond Reply 212 DCT Order Granting Motion for Judgment on the … Continue reading

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Idaho Supreme Court to hear arguments today in instant racing case

Click here.

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MGM Resorts Sues Connecticut over New Tribal Gaming Act

The complaint, filed in federal district court in Connecticut on August 4, is here: 273548545-MGM-v-Malloy Complaint. The state law, signed by the Governor on June 19, 2015, is here. From the complaint: MGM seeks to have the Act declared invalid … Continue reading

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Federal Court Dismisses Challenge to Santa Ynez Chumash Casino

Here are the materials in Save the Valley LLC v. Santa Ynez Band of Chumash Indians (C.D. Cal.): 22-1 Santa Ynez Motion to Dismiss 26 Opposition 29 Reply 31 DCT Minute Order We posted the complaint here.

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