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Navajo Nation

article Navajo Nation Police Officer Involved in Fatal Accident (9/22/2017)
(Arizona) -- A Navajo Nation Police Officer has been taken into custody by the Glendale Police Department and booked on charges of manslaughter, felony endangerment,...
article Tribal officer killed in head-on crash (10/23/2016)
(Arizona) -- Authorities say a Navajo Nation patrol officer has been killed in a car crash between Chinle and Tsaile. The Navajo Nation Police Department has identified...
2 Total Articles on this Issue

Mohegan Sun

article Driver of Charter Bus in Fatal Queens Crash Was Fired by M.T.A. (9/20/2017)
(New York) -- A charter bus driven by a man who had been fired two years ago by the Metropolitan Transportation Authority barreled through an intersection in Queens...
article United States Supreme Court overturns Mohegan Indian Tribe ruling (4/30/2017)
(Connecticut) -- The United States Supreme Court has overturned an earlier ruling from the Connecticut Supreme Court by deciding that the sovereign immunity of the...
article Connecticut suit could affect tribal compacts (3/10/2017)
(New Mexico) -- A couple injured after being rear-ended by a tribal casino limo driver 70 miles from the Mohegan Sun casino in Connecticut – and off the...
article Mohegan Driver Says He Shares Tribe's Immunity To Tort Suit [sub req] (12/16/2016)
(Connecticut) -- The driver of a Mohegan Tribe-owned limousine urged the U.S. Supreme Court on Wednesday to uphold a Connecticut Supreme Court ruling that he shared the...
article DOJ Tells Justices Tribal Driver Has No Sovereign Immunity [sub req] (11/29/2016)
(Washington D.C.) -- The federal government has urged the U.S. Supreme Court to overturn a Connecticut Supreme Court ruling that the driver of a Mohegan Tribe-owned...
5 Total Articles on this Issue

Whiteclay

article Girl, 6, killed in third alcohol-related crash since Whiteclay beer stores closed (9/13/2017)
(Nebraska) -- A 6-year-old girl died last weekend in the third alcohol-related fatal crash south of Pine Ridge Indian Reservation since beer sales ended in Whiteclay...
article Authorities: Alcohol involved in multiple injury crash between Whiteclay, Rushville (5/9/2017)
(Nebraska) -- A one-vehicle accident south of Whiteclay that sent multiple people to the hospital may validate concerns of some in the area after four beer stores in the...
2 Total Articles on this Issue

Graton Rancheria

article Rhonert Park man saves woman from choking at Graton casino (9/10/2017)
(California) -- During breakfast on Tuesday at Marketplace inside the crowded Graton casino a woman gasped for her life as another woman held her up and yelled for help...
article Golden Gate Bridge crash involving casino bus, 2 cars injures 11 (7/5/2017)
(California) -- At least 11 people suffered minor injuries Wednesday when a casino bus collided with two vehicles on the Golden Gate Bridge, a chain-reaction crash that...
article Graton Casino bus crashes into two stopped vehicles on Golden Gate Bridge (7/5/2017)
(California) -- A Graton Casino bus crashed into two other vehicles Wednesday on the Golden Gate Bridge, sending 11 people to the hospital with minor injuries, CHP said...
3 Total Articles on this Issue

Video Gaming

article Dangerous Game (8/3/2017)
(India) -- Soon the only thing you’d be left with is a picture of me...was the last message by the 14-year-old Mumbai teen, who jumped to his death while...
1 Article on this Issue

Maine Gaming

article Deadly crash near Oxford Casino raising safety concerns (7/26/2017)
(Maine) -- Two men were hit and killed by a pick-up truck on Route 26 while trying to get from the Oxford Casino to a hotel. Their deaths are raising concerns in the...
1 Article on this Issue

Pechanga Casino

article Huntington Beach man dies after fall at Pechanga resort (7/13/2017)
(California) -- A 27-year-old Huntington Beach man died Monday after falling at Pechanga Resort & Casino in Temecula, authorities said. Riverside County Sheriff...
article Huntington Beach man’s death at Pechanga casino under investigation (7/10/2017)
(California) -- The circumstances surrounding the death of a 27-year-old Huntington Beach man on Monday, July 10, less than a day after he fell at Pechanga Resort and...
2 Total Articles on this Issue

MGM Resorts

article MGM Resorts exec Baldwin injured in fall down stairs at Aria (7/12/2017)
(Las Vegas) -- MGM Resorts International executive and professional poker player Bobby Baldwin is expected to make a full recovery from injuries suffered in a fall down...
article Liquor board chair arrested for DUI outside casino’s grand opening (12/10/2016)
(Maryland) -- The chairman of the Prince George’s County liquor board was arrested for drunk driving Thursday night after becoming involved in a fender bender...
article During drunken-driving arrest, head of liquor commission was caught on video (12/10/2016)
(Maryland) -- Multiple witnesses saw the chairman of the Prince George’s County liquor board strike two vehicles as he was trying to leave the MGM casino in his...
3 Total Articles on this Issue

Pine Ridge

article Pine Ridge fatal crash victims ID'd (7/10/2017)
(South Dakota) -- The FBI says four children and one adult died when the minivan in which they were passengers crashed on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation in South...
article Update: FBI says 4 kids, 1 adult killed in Pine Ridge wreck (7/9/2017)
(South Dakota) -- Four children and one adult were killed Saturday night in a vehicular crash near Red Shirt on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation, according to the FBI....
article Six Dead in Head-on Crash (5/29/2017)
(South Dakota) -- Six victims are confirmed dead in a head-on collision on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation. It happened late Saturday evening on Highway 44 5 miles...
article 5 people including pregnant woman die in reservation crash (5/28/2017)
(South Dakota) -- Authorities say five people including a pregnant woman have died in a crash on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation in southwestern South Dakota.
4 Total Articles on this Issue

Jamul Casino

article Critics Raise Questions About DUI-Involved Accidents Near Hollywood Casino in Jamul (6/30/2017)
(California) -- Data from the California Highway Patrol shows there have been more traffic accidents, including those involving DUI’s, on Highway 94 near Hollywood...
article Crashes Concern Residents Near Casino (10/16/2016)
(California) -- Since Monday’s opening of the Hollywood Casino in Jamul, several motor vehicle accidents have occurred along State Route 94, heightening residents...
2 Total Articles on this Issue

Turning Stone

article Syracuse man charged with drunken driving after crash at Turning Stone casino (5/11/2017)
(New York) -- An Onondaga County man was charged with drunken driving after crashing his car at the Turning Stone Resort & Casino, the New York State Police said.
1 Article on this Issue

Seneca Niagara

article Casino guard dies after wrestling assault suspect (5/6/2017)
(New York) -- A security guard at Seneca Niagara Casino went into cardiac arrest and died early Saturday after subduing a man who had reportedly assaulted a female...
1 Article on this Issue

Navajo Casino

article 2 reported killed in accident near Fire Rock casino (5/3/2017)
(New Mexico) -- New Mexico State Police are investigating an accident on Interstate 40 near the Fire Rock Navajo Casino early Monday afternoon that has claimed the life...
1 Article on this Issue

Supreme Court

article Supreme Court hands defeat to tribal interests in sovereignty case (4/25/2017)
(Washington D.C.) -- The nation's highest court has delivered a blow to Indian Country with a surprising decision that leaves tribal employees in danger of being...
article Supreme Court Refuses To Extend Tribal Immunity To Casino Limo Driver (4/25/2017)
(Washington D.C.) -- A limo driver transporting customers to the Mohegan Sun casino in Connecticut isn't entitled to tribal immunity from a lawsuit over a traffic...
article US Supreme Court takes narrow view on tribal immunity (4/25/2017)
(Washington D.C.) -- The US Supreme Court took a narrow view Tuesday on the immunity from lawsuits enjoyed by Native American tribes, which are treated in some respects...
article Supreme Court hears argument in lone Indian law case on docket (1/10/2017)
(Washington D.C.) -- The U.S. Supreme Court met on Monday to hear the first, and so far only, Indian law case on the docket. The eight justices took up Lewis v. Clarke,...
article Justices could revive suit against Indian casino limo driver (1/9/2017)
(Washington D.C.) -- The Supreme Court is weighing whether Indian tribes' immunity from lawsuits also extends to their employees in incidents that take place far...
article Justices Weigh Tribal Immunity for Limo Crash (1/9/2017)
(Washington D.C.) -- A car crash in Connecticut involving a casino employee is forcing the U.S. Supreme Court to decide just how far Native American tribal immunity can...
article Top US court hears case that could redefine tribal sovereignty (1/9/2017)
(Washington D.C.) -- After a long trek through the US legal system, a seemingly simple car crash case involving a chauffeur shuttling patrons from an Indian casino has...
article U.S. Supreme Court hears arguments in local tribal sovereignty case (1/9/2017)
(Washington D.C.) -- A Waterford attorney whose tribal sovereignty case the U.S. Supreme Court agreed to hear said he was encouraged by the questions the justices posed...
article Waterford attorney, tribes on opposite sides of U.S. Supreme Court case (1/7/2017)
(Connecticut) -- Waterford — Right from the start, James Harrington figured the case might have legs. “It was an argument that had never been made in...
article U.S. Supreme Court to Consider Tribal Sovereign Immunity Issue Related to Individual Tribal Employees (11/22/2016)
(Washington D.C.) -- The U.S. Supreme Court recently granted certiorari in Lewis v. Clarke, (No. 15-1500) addressing the issue of whether the sovereign immunity of an...
10 Total Articles on this Issue

Texas Gaming

article Accident damages Galveston casino cruise ship (4/17/2017)
(Texas) -- The new casino cruise ship in Galveston had to cancel a cruise on Sunday after hitting a hidden buoy in the water. Officials said the incident happened around...
article Galveston casino yacht crashes less than two weeks after grand opening (4/16/2017)
(Texas) -- It looks like the house didn't win this round. The newly opened Jacks or Better Casino yacht in Galveston Bay crashed - reportedly into a pylon - early...
2 Total Articles on this Issue

Mashpee Wampanoag

article Mashpee Tribal Chairman issues condolences in death of 14-month-old killed in accident (2/26/2017)
(Massachusetts) -- The chairman of the Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe issued a statement Saturday expressing condolences in the death of a 14-month old boy who died after being...
article Mashpee, tribe grieve for tot killed by truck (2/26/2017)
(Massachusetts) -- The tragic death of a 14-month-old boy who was hit and killed by a pickup truck outside his Mashpee home Friday has residents of the small Cape Cod...
2 Total Articles on this Issue

Ohio Gaming

article Today marks 5 years since casino construction collapse (1/27/2017)
(Ohio) -- Today marks five years since more than a dozen workers were injured in a collapse at the construction site of the then-Horseshoe casino in downtown Cincinnati...
1 Article on this Issue

Seminole Mascot

article FSU horse mascot Renegade OK after mishap during pregame ceremony (12/31/2016)
(Florida) -- The Capital One Orange Bowl started with a stumble by Florida State's Renegade. The mascot horse fell during the pregame ceremony Friday with American...
1 Article on this Issue

Las Vegas Gaming

article Lights out at Vegas' Rio casino forces 900-room evacuation (12/29/2016)
(Las Vegas) -- The Rio casino in Las Vegas scrambled to find alternate lodging for guests Thursday after a power outage led to the evacuation of 900 rooms just before...
1 Article on this Issue

Pokagon Band

article Bus driver, 65, killed as casino bus crashes in Berrien County (12/29/2016)
(Michigan) -- A 65-year-old New Buffalo man is dead after the bus he was driving crashed Thursday morning in a rural section of Berrien County's New Buffalo Township.
article Driver dies in Four Winds Casino shuttle crash (12/29/2016)
(Michigan) -- The driver of a Four Winds Casino bus was found dead after crashing into a tree Thursday morning near the casino outside of New Buffalo. Police identified...
article New Buffalo man found dead in casino bus (12/29/2016)
(Michigan) -- A New Buffalo man was found dead inside a Four Winds Casino bus that went off Maudlin Road on on Thursday morning, Dec. 29. A Berrien County Sheriff's...
3 Total Articles on this Issue

Warm Springs Tribe

article Three killed in crash on Hwy 26 near Warm Springs (12/27/2016)
(Oregon) -- Three people died Monday evening in a crash that closed Highway 26 on the Warm Springs Indian Reservation, Oregon State Police said.
1 Article on this Issue

Atlantic City Gaming

article A.C. police investigating woman's fall from Caesars parking garage (11/20/2016)
(Atlantic City) -- Police are investigating whether a Pennsylvania woman who died Monday after falling from the Caesars Atlantic City parking garage fell accidentally or...
1 Article on this Issue

Other News

article Crash claims lives of mother and infant, injures two others (10/4/2017)
(Idaho) -- A woman and her infant son died from injuries sustained in a crash on the Fort Hall Reservation on Tuesday afternoon. Two others were also injured in the...
article DUI Conviction Not Enough To Get Bus Driver Banned From Job (9/30/2017)
(New York) -- A bus driver who barreled through a red light and slammed into another bus in New York City this month, killing himself and two others, had a history of...
article Man sues Rivers Casino, claiming dangerous conditions led to fall out of wheelchair (9/14/2017)
(New York) -- A Corinth man is suing Rivers Casino & Resort, claiming poorly lit and configured ramps and stairs led him to fall out of his wheelchair and break two...
article Teenager who drowned at Lake Pushmataha in Neshoba County identified (9/5/2017)
(Mississippi) -- The Neshoba County Sheriff has identified the teenager who died after swimming in Lake Pushmataha. According to Sheriff Tommy Waddell, 15-year-old Jerry...
article 1 dead in accident near Horseshoe Casino (8/28/2017)
(Indiana) -- Floyd County authorities are investigating an accident near the Horseshoe Southern Indiana Casino that left one person dead and another injured Monday.
article Police officer dies in alcohol-related crash (8/23/2017)
(Arizona) -- The Kayenta Police District is mourning the death of a police officer who was killed in a vehicle accident Monday night. Diné Police Officer Nelson L....
article One dead, two believed injured following crash near Crow Agency (8/22/2017)
(Montana) -- A 45-year-old Crow Agency man was killed Monday afternoon when the car he was driving crashed on Crow-St. Xavier Road, about 5 miles west of Crow Agency.
article 17-year-old cyclist struck near Elements Casino in Cloverdale (8/17/2017)
(British Columbia) -- A 17-year-old cyclist was struck by a vehicle near the parking lot of Elements Casino in Cloverdale, at 17755 60 Ave. Surrey RCMP recieved a call...
article Stunt driver dies while filming ‘Deadpool 2’ in Vancouver (8/14/2017)
(British Columbia) -- "Deadpool 2" star Ryan Reynolds is mourning the death of a motorcycle stunt driver killed during production Monday. Reynolds released a...
article Rollover Crash Sparks Brush Fire Near Sycuan Casino in El Cajon (7/29/2017)
(California) -- A vehicle rollover crash near the Sycuan Casino and Resort in El Cajon sparked a small brush fire off the side of the road Friday evening, according to...
article Casino vessel runs aground at Miramar Beach, 4 crew hurt (7/16/2017)
(India) -- Despite several warnings from the authorities, MV Lucky Seven, a casino vessel owned by former Haryana home minister Gopal Kanda attempted to sail up the...
article Goa’s newest floating casino runs aground on local beach (7/16/2017)
(India) -- A floating casino has run aground on the Mandovi river in the Indian state of Goa, bringing unwanted attention to an already controversial subject.
article Offshore casino vessel mishap: AAP blames Goa CM Manohar Parrikar (7/16/2017)
(India) -- The Aam Aadmi Party today blamed Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar for a mishap involving an offshore casino vessel off Miramar beach near here.
article One hurt after Casino ship gets stuck on sandbar in Goa (7/16/2017)
(India) -- The Indian Coast Guard rescued four crew members from an off shore casino vessel which got stuck on a sandbar off Miramar beach near here, evoking sharp...
article Two boys injured in fireworks mishap on Muckleshoot Indian Reservation (7/3/2017)
(Washington D.C.) -- Two young cousins were injured in a fireworks accident on the Muckleshoot Indian Reservation in Auburn Monday afternoon, according to Valley...
article Woman, 2 children dead after vehicle rolls into water on Yellow Quill First Nation (6/20/2017)
(Saskatchewan) -- Three people are dead and two are in hospital after a rollover into a shallow body of water on a First Nation east of Saskatoon on Monday. At 9 a.m....
article Man drowned in Sandia Casino pool Sunday (6/12/2017)
(New Mexico) -- A man drowned in a pool at the Sandia Resort and Casino Sunday, according to a spokeswoman for the Bernalillo County Sheriff’s Office. Felicia...
article Crews put out small fire at del Lago (6/9/2017)
(New York) -- Firefighters extinguished a small fire that started in a light at the del Lago Casino in Seneca County. The fire started around 7:45 p.m. Thursday evening...
article Fire at del Lago Resort & Casino disrupts comedy show (6/9/2017)
(New York) -- Comedian Kevin Lee wasn't the only hot act inside The Vine at del Lago Resort & Casino Thursday. A small electrical fire in a light fixture above...
article Women leaving casino swerve into ditch, escape wreckage next day (6/5/2017)
(Washington) -- A woman was arrested for driving impaired Saturday night while leaving the Red Wind Casino, Washington State Patrol says. The driver, 41, told WSP that...

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