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N.J. Sports Betting

article Why NJ Visionary Dennis Drazin Is Sports Betting Hall Of Fame-Bound
(4/22/2019)
(New York) -- The Sports Betting Hall of Fame’s selection of Monmouth Park operator Dennis Drazin for induction at a ceremony in Manhattan this Thursday —...
1 Article on this Issue

New York Gaming

article Monticello raceway ends electronic gaming on Tuesday
(4/22/2019)
(New York) -- Monticello Casino and Raceway will revert to plain old Monticello Raceway on Wednesday, April 23. The last day of electronic gaming at the harness...
article Thoroughbred trainers in Saratoga still hope for worker visas to fill jobs
(4/21/2019)
(New York) -- The Saratoga Race Course may be open for training, but some horse trainers don't have the workers they need to staff their stables. Maggie Sweet, chief...
article Monticello Raceway's casino is closing: What it means for horse racing and Resorts World Catskills
(4/18/2019)
(New York) -- Last Wednesday afternoon at Monticello Casino & Raceway, there were probably 50 people inside the gambling hall that has 1,100 video-lottery machines....
article New York to examine gambling addiction needs
(4/18/2019)
(New York) -- State officials are preparing to mount their first comprehensive review in more than a decade of the prevalence of problem gambling in New York.
article New York to examine gambling addiction needs
(4/18/2019)
(New York) -- State officials are preparing to mount their first comprehensive review in more than a decade of the prevalence of problem gambling in New York.
article New York Falls Behind On Sports Betting Amid Legal Questions (sub req)
(4/17/2019)
(New York) -- New York is being left behind in the burgeoning legal sports betting market as state lawmakers look to thread the needle of state constitutional limits...
article What's Next for Sports Betting in New York State?
(4/15/2019)
(New York) -- Earlier this month, I appeared on WXXI-AM radio in Rochester to speak with Evan Dawson about the future of sports betting in New York state. You can listen...
article Monticello horsemen, raceway workers fear for their jobs
(4/14/2019)
(New York) -- The whispers are growing louder about the feared, and perhaps foregone conclusion that harness racing will likely be coming to an end at Monticello Raceway...
article Gamblers drop $1.24B into slots at Rivers in 12 months
(4/13/2019)
(New York) -- Rivers Casino & Resort reported its most lucrative month ever in March, as guests dropped $126 million into its slot machines. This was 25% higher than...
article OTB transitioning on records requests
(4/13/2019)
(New York) -- Western Region Off Track Betting Corp. has appointed a new records access officer after allegations of impropriety and amid questions from lawmakers and...
article Lawmakers continue push for mobile sports betting
(4/11/2019)
(New York) -- For months, the Cuomo administration has expressed reservations about mobile sports betting, questioning the revenue potential and whether it would even be...
article City offers support to horse-betting changes at Rivers Casino
(4/9/2019)
(New York) -- The City Council has signed off on a resolution of support for Rivers Casino & Resort to offer “track odds” for horse racing. Rivers Casino...
12 Total Articles on this Issue

Seneca Niagara

article Seneca Nation of Indians seeking federal help in New York revenue-sharing row
(4/22/2019)
(New York) -- The casino-operating Seneca Nation of Indians has reportedly asked the federal government via the United States Department of the Interior to intervene in...
article Senecas ask Interior Department to review arbitration ruling
(4/19/2019)
(New York) -- Citing the federal Indian Gaming Regulatory Act, the Seneca Nation is calling on the United States Department of the Interior to review a Compact amendment...
article Seneca Nation Requests Federal Review of New York Gaming Compact Amendment
(4/18/2019)
(New York) -- The Seneca Nation in upstate New York is requesting a federal review by the US Department of the Interior’s (DOI) Bureau of Indian Affairs regarding...
article Seneca Nation Seeks Justice via the Indian Gaming Regulatory Act
(4/18/2019)
(New York) -- Seneca Nation of Indians is determined to complicate matters for all parties involved in the New York allocations dispute since it is discontent with the...
article Senecas ask Interior Department to review gaming compact with NYS
(4/18/2019)
(New York) -- Casino revenue payments to localities remain on hold, as New York State and the Seneca Nation continue their dispute over the gaming compact that allowed...
article Senecas seek second opinion on ruling of casino profits
(4/18/2019)
(New York) -- The Seneca Nation of Indians on Wednesday said it is asking the U.S. Department of the Interior to review a federal arbitration panel’s recent ruling...
article Seneca Nation calls for federal review of Compact amendment
(4/17/2019)
(New York) -- Just last week an arbitration panel ruled the Seneca Nation of Indians had to pay more than $255 million in casino revenue to cities the casinos are...
article Seneca seeks federal review of arbitration ruling favorable to New York State
(4/17/2019)
(New York) -- The Seneca Nation of Indians has announced that it is requesting the federal Department of Interior to review an arbitration panel’s recent ruling in...
article Senecas seek second opinion on revenue ruling
(4/17/2019)
(New York) -- The Seneca Nation of Indians has asked the U.S. Department of the Interior to take a closer look at a compact amendment that it believes might have a...
article Senecas to appeal ruling to give state $255M in casino profits
(4/17/2019)
(New York) -- The Seneca Nation of Indians on Wednesday said it is asking the U.S. Department of the Interior to review a federal arbitration panel's recent ruling...
article Editorial: Senecas are bound by arbitration
(4/17/2019)
(New York) -- The Seneca Nation was for binding arbitration before it was against it. The nation changed its position after an arbitration panel ruled for New York State...
article Seneca Nation says casino arbitration ruling in NY violates federal law
(4/16/2019)
(New York) -- Signaling that its dispute with New York State is not over, the Seneca Nation Friday said last week’s arbitration decision ordering the tribe to pay...
article Arbitration panel says Senecas owe $225 million to New York state
(4/14/2019)
(New York) -- The Seneca Nation of Indians has been ordered to pay New York state $225.8 million in back casino revenue-sharing payments it has withheld over the past...
article Lingering questions remain on casino payments due WNY cities
(4/14/2019)
(New York) -- Despite an arbitration panel's ruling this past week, that the Seneca Nation of Indians owes New York State one-quarter of a billion dollars in lapsed...
article Seneca President says arbitration panel improperly amended Gaming Compact
(4/13/2019)
(New York) -- The Seneca Nation says that an arbitration panel’s order that the Nation pay $225.5 million in held-back casino revenues to the state amounts to an...
article Seneca's lose arbitration ruling on casino revenue payments
(4/13/2019)
(New York) -- An arbitration panel has ruled that the Seneca Nation must pay $266 million dollars from their casinos to New York State as part of the long disputed...
article Seneca Nation ordered to pay $255 million to New York State
(4/10/2019)
(New York) -- An arbitration panel Wednesday ordered the Seneca Nation to pay the state $255 million in lapsed casino revenue-sharing proceeds – though it remained...
article Senecas Unlikely to Resume Payments to City of Niagara Falls Voluntarily
(4/10/2019)
(New York) -- If the Senecas continue to hold their cards on resuming their casino payments to the state which they stopped in 2017, the three host cities, including...
article Cities wait on funding from Seneca Nation casino revenue
(4/9/2019)
(New York) -- Cities that use revenue from the Seneca Niagara Casinos are playing a waiting game. In January an arbitration panel ruled that the Seneca Nation should not...
19 Total Articles on this Issue

Turning Stone

article Turning Stone continues eco-friendly policies
(4/22/2019)
(New York) -- In celebration of Earth Day, the Oneida Indian Nation continues to implement environmentally-friendly policies across its enterprises, including renewable...
article Upstate New Yorker hits largest jackpot of the year at Turning Stone, taking home more than $431,000
(4/8/2019)
(New York) -- Marking the largest jackpot of the year at Turning Stone, a guest, who would like to remain anonymous, from the small Upstate New York town of Delhi won $...
2 Total Articles on this Issue

Seneca Nation

article ICYMI: Seneca Nation Requests Federal Review of New York Gaming Compact Amendment
(4/21/2019)
(New York) -- The Seneca Nation in upstate New York is requesting a federal review by the US Department of the Interior’s (DOI) Bureau of Indian Affairs regarding...
article Senecas Lose Arbitration Ruling On Casino Revenue Payments
(4/15/2019)
(New York) -- An arbitration panel has ruled that the Seneca Nation must pay $266 million from their casinos to New York State as part of the long disputed Gaming...
article Seneca Nation: Casino arbitration ruling violates federal law
(4/12/2019)
(New York) -- Signaling that its dispute with New York State is not over, the Seneca Nation Friday said this week’s arbitration decision ordering the tribe to pay...
article Senecas ordered to pay $255 million in casino money
(4/12/2019)
(New York) -- An arbitration panel, which previously ruled the Seneca nation has to pay up on lapsed casino payments to the state, has determined the amount to be more...
article Senecas ordered to pay $255 million in casino money
(4/12/2019)
(New York) -- An arbitration panel, which previously ruled the Seneca nation has to pay up on lapsed casino payments to the state, has determined the amount to be more...
article Seneca Nation Could Complicate Matters for Casino Host Communities
(4/11/2019)
(New York) -- This Wednesday brought the highly anticipated order coming from an arbitration panel in New York. The Seneca Nation of Indians would have to pay some US$...
6 Total Articles on this Issue

Cultural Appropriation

article Finding the Beauty in Cultural Appropriation
(4/20/2019)
(New York) -- “What beautiful cultural appropriation!” I turned in my seat to look at the fashion editor nodding in approval next to me at Lagos Fashion Week...
1 Article on this Issue

PASPA Decision

article Gibson Dunn Ups The Ante On Gambling After High Court Win (sub req)
(4/19/2019)
(New York) -- Gibson Dunn, the law firm that led the fight to overturn a federal ban on sports betting, has launched a revamped practice group focused on sports betting...
1 Article on this Issue

Oneida Nation

article FBI offers $20K reward in 1981 central NY missing person case
(4/18/2019)
(New York) -- Federal investigators are offering a $20,000 reward for information that may help solve a 38-year-old missing person case in central New York.
1 Article on this Issue

Allergan Patent

article Supreme Court rejects Allergan, Saint Regis Mohawk appeal in patent case
(4/17/2019)
(New York) -- A novel attempt by a drugmaker to protect market exclusivity on its drug by transferring the patents to a Native American tribe has officially failed. On...
article Nice try: Firm fails to conceal patents with Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe
(4/17/2019)
(New York) -- A pharmaceutical company believed it created a new way to maintain a monopoly on one of its popular drugs. Allergan, based in Ireland, offered six patents...
article Supreme Court rejects Allergan, Saint Regis Mohawk appeal in patent case
(4/17/2019)
(New York) -- A novel attempt by a drugmaker to protect market exclusivity on its drug by transferring the patents to a Native American tribe has officially failed. On...
article Allergan, St. Regis Ask Justices To End 'Blocking Patent' Rule (sub req)
(4/12/2019)
(New York) -- Allergan Inc. and the St. Regis Mohawk Tribe have joined Acorda Therapeutics in asking the U.S. Supreme Court to abolish the “blocking patent”...
4 Total Articles on this Issue

Elizabeth Warren

article Commentary: Growing up Native American in mind and in empathy
(4/17/2019)
(New York) -- Upon learning of Sen. Elizabeth Warren's Indian dust-up, it occurred to me that her story is my own, and the media kerfuffle entirely misses the point...
1 Article on this Issue

Shinnecock Tribe

article Shinnecocks question Southampton schools contract
(4/8/2019)
(New York) -- The Shinnecock Indian Nation’s relationship with the Southampton School District is under scrutiny because the $26 million contract to educate the...
1 Article on this Issue

St. Regis Mohawk

article State advisory now matches Mohawk warning to not eat fish from part of St. Lawrence River
(4/8/2019)
(New York) -- The Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe’s (SRMT) Environment Division says they welcome an updated advisory from New York state warning not to eat fish caught...
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Other News

article The Importance Of Lacrosse To Indigenous Players
(4/20/2019)
(New York) -- On Saturday, the Georgia Swarm will host a special “Back The Braid” celebration before and during their regular season finale against the...
article Dwindling numbers of native students at Columbia results in lack of representation
(4/19/2019)
(New York) -- Native American students are few and far between at Columbia, a college that advertises its diversity. As of Spring 2019, there are 11 American Indian/...
article More Than 30,000 Native American Artifacts On Display At Owego Antique Store
(4/19/2019)
(New York) -- Over 30,000 Native American artifacts are spread out on long tables inside Owego Schoolhouse Antiques. The majority are stone, weighing a total of about...
article More Than 30,000 Native American Artifacts On Display At Owego Antique Store
(4/19/2019)
(New York) -- Over 30,000 Native American artifacts are spread out on long tables inside Owego Schoolhouse Antiques. The majority are stone, weighing a total of about...
article Two new books explore the past and future of Native Americans in our region
(4/19/2019)
(New York) -- In "Rural Indigenousness" Melissa Otis gives a detailed look at the history of Native people in the Adirondacks. And in the novel "Moon of the Crusted Snow...
article How T.C. Cannon and His Contemporaries Changed Native American Art
(4/17/2019)
(New York) -- For young artists far from home, the Institute of American Indian Arts (IAIA) in Santa Fe, New Mexico, in the mid-1960s must have been a heady scene. They...
article Native American festival takes visitors back in time
(4/15/2019)
(New York) -- As festival patrons entered the gates of the Native American Festival at Chehaw Park, Native American drums drew them closer and closer.
article Washington Heights dry cleaner allegedly a front for illegal gambling
(4/14/2019)
(New York) -- The city is set to take the starch out of a Washington Heights dry cleaner that is allegedly a front for illegal gambling. An April 1 lawsuit, which asks a...
article When traditions fade, Native Americans dance to remember
(4/13/2019)
(New York) -- For 56 years, Louis Mofsie has danced with his troupe, making Native American heritage shine and ensuring that age-old steps live on, even if their tribes...
article T. C. Cannon’s Blazing Promise
(4/8/2019)
(New York) -- In 1978, when the car that T. C. Cannon was driving ran off a road outside Santa Fe, killing him, the world lost more than a talented young artist. Cannon...
article State advisory now matches Mohawk warning to not eat fish from part of St. Lawrence River
(4/8/2019)
(New York) -- The Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe’s (SRMT) Environment Division says they welcome an updated advisory from New York state warning not to eat fish caught...
article Native American art finally arrives at Met’s American Wing
(4/7/2019)
(New York) -- For the first time, a major Native American art exhibit is being shown in the American Wing of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, rather than in Arts of...
article Man facing charges after throwing bag of feces on a vehicle
(4/6/2019)
(New York) -- A man is facing charges after allegedly throwing a bag of feces onto another vehicle. The Genesee County Sheriff's Office says 45-year-old Paul Orrie...
article Hilton Says Autodialer Not At Play In 11th Circ. Robocall Case (sub req)
(4/5/2019)
(New York) -- Hard Rock International and VICI Properties have agreed to buy Jack Cincinnati Casino and Turfway Park for $780 million, the companies announced Friday.
article A Look At T.C. Cannon's Retrospective At The Museum Of The American Indian
(4/5/2019)
(New York) -- The inimitable artist T.C. Cannon has a retrospective at downtown Manhattan's National Museum of the American Indian opening this Saturday. The show is...
article Craig Carton Gets 42 Months in Prison
(4/5/2019)
(New York) -- Craig Carton has been sentenced to 42 months in prison and three years’ probation, reports Law360 reporter Pete Brush. The former WFAN personality was...
article Ex-WFAN host Craig Carton sentenced to 42 months for fraud conviction
(4/5/2019)
(New York) -- Former WFAN sports radio host Craig Carton was sentenced on Friday to 3 1/2 years (42 months) in prison and three years probation for his involvement in a...
article VIDEO: The wild world of sports betting
(4/5/2019)
(New York) -- The global sports betting business is booming. Last year, the total amount bet was more than $500 billion dollars. So what keeps people coming back for...
article When Gambling Seems Like a Good Investment Strategy
(4/5/2019)
(New York) -- Bruce, a former medical professional, stuck the landing on his retirement. He saved well and invested wisely during his career, and so was able to quit...
article Craig Carton will release video detailing his gambling addiction after sentencing April 5th
(4/4/2019)
(New York) -- Former WFAN talk show host Craig Carton faces his sentencing on Friday, April 5th. Carton was found guilty last year of defrauding investors in a ticket...

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