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Bridgeport Casino

article Bridgeport casino proponents eye 2019 legislative comeback
(Connecticut) -- Bridgeport casino proponents vowed to return to Connecticut’s state capitol next year and prod lawmakers to pass a bill that would allow casino...
article Bridgeport Casino Supporters Say Failed 2018 Push Will Be Renewed Next Legislative Session
(Connecticut) -- Backers of the failed Bridgeport casino in Connecticut say they’ll cross that bridge later. With the Connecticut General Assembly adjourned for...
article Bridgeport Mayor Ganim renews effort to change state casino operation law
(Connecticut) -- A coalition of elected officials and business leaders gathered in Bridgeport to reaffirm their support of MGM Resorts International’s plan to...
3 Total Articles on this Issue

Cherokee Nation

article Tribal Council confirms Gaming Commission reappointment
(Oklahoma) -- The Cherokee Nation Tribal Council confirmed the reappointment of Steven Barrick to the Cherokee Nation Gaming Commission during Monday night’s...
1 Article on this Issue

eSports

article Esports Gambling Officials Are Ready For It To Be Legal
(Las Vegas) -- This week, the Supreme Court overturned the ban on sports betting, giving states the ability to legalize it if they want to. Esports betting was already...
1 Article on this Issue

Foxwoods

article Foxwoods' April slot revenues up 3%
(Connecticut) -- Foxwoods Resort Casino said it's slot revenue increased in April while the total amount slot bettors wagered took a slight dip. The casino, operated...
1 Article on this Issue

Hard Rock

article Tourism Experts Optimistic on Atlantic City Future, Hard Rock Expected to Attract New Visitors
(Atlantic City) -- Atlantic City is embarking on perhaps its most critical summer in recent memory. The gambling capital of the East Coast is to become a nine-casino...
article First look at London’s new Hard Rock Hotel – a former haunt of Jimi Hendrix
(London) -- Hard Rock have given a first look at what their first London hotel – set to open in spring 2019 – will look like. The property on the corner of...
2 Total Articles on this Issue

Hopi Tribe

article Hopi Community Class III Gaming Agreement Takes Effect in Arizona
(Arizona) -- After decades of endless debates and absence from the casino, the Hopi Community on Tuesday, 8th May 2018 officially became part of the larger Indian gaming...
1 Article on this Issue

Mashpee Wampanoag

article LETTER: Casino is at heart of Wampanoag challenge, and Obama was no help
(Massachusetts) -- Maybe the Wampanoag deserve a reservation, but it is understandable that the rest of the state may not want another casino open. What that would...
1 Article on this Issue

National Indian Gaming Commission

press release NIGC Statement on the Supreme Court ruling on – Murphy v. National Collegiate Athletic Association
(Washington D.C.) -- As questions arise from the Supreme Court ruling on - Murphy v. National Collegiate Athletic Association the NIGC is issuing the following statement...
1 Article on this Issue

Oklahoma Gaming

article EDITORIAL: SCOTUS ruling a chance to reconsider Oklahoma’s gaming compacts?
(Oklahoma) -- THE U.S. Supreme Court says the federal government cannot prohibit states from legalizing sports wagers. In response, Oklahoma lawmakers appear ready and...
1 Article on this Issue

Oneida Nation

article Police Didn't Use Excessive Force In Casino Arrest, Court Told
(Wisconsin) -- Officers of the Oneida Indian Nation Police Department urged a New York federal court on Tuesday to grant them a quick win on a claim that they used...
1 Article on this Issue

Santa Ysabel

article Santa Ysabel Tribe's Marijuana Production Industry Poised to Go Up In Smoke
(California) -- The Iipay Nation of Santa Ysabel has had a troubled history achieving its goal of gaining financial stability and independence for its 300-member tribe...
1 Article on this Issue

Sports Betting

article Gov. Ducey open to major change in state gambling laws
(Arizona) -- Gov. Doug Ducey is open to the idea of allowing Arizonans to place bets on sporting events at 55 off-track betting sites around the state. The governor said...
article Sports betting in New York: Coming soon, or not so fast?
(New York) -- A Republican state senator wants to fast-track the rules for sports betting in New York so gamblers can place wagers as soon as the upcoming football...
2 Total Articles on this Issue

Sports Betting & Tribes

article Oklahoma sports: Oklahoman Indian Gaming Association looks to capitalize after Supreme Court ruling on sports betting
(Oklahoma) -- After a ruling by the Supreme Court that deemed a law prohibiting sports betting to be unconstitutional, Oklahoma's native tribes will look to...
article U.S. Supreme Court rules in favor of sports gambling
(Oklahoma) -- The U.S. Supreme Court issued an opinion May 14, ruling Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act unconstitutional and paving the way for states to...
article After Supreme Court ruling, how soon will you be able to bet on sports at FireKeepers?
(Michigan) -- After the Supreme Court ruled Monday that individual states could decide if they will offer sports betting, how soon will you be able to head down to...
article Casinos Weigh In on Supreme Court Sports Gambling Decision
(Michigan) -- We have continuing coverage on a Supreme Court decision to let states legalize sports gambling. Monday — the high court ruled in a 6-3 vote to strike...
article County, Senecas eye sports gambling take
(New York) -- Depending on what the New York State Legislature decides, the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision Monday on sports betting could benefit Cattaraugus County...
article Tribal Casino Operators Cautiously Support Federal Sports Betting Repeal
(Washington D.C.) -- Numerous tribal casino operators say they want in on the game of sports betting after the Supreme Court of the United States (SCOTUS) repealed the...
article California Assemblyman Ready to Move on Sports Betting
(California) -- Just like the state of New Jersey, California Assemblyman Adam Gray has been watching and waiting. And on Monday, when the Supreme Court ruled in favor...
article EDITORIAL: Sports betting leaves shadows
(Florida) -- The effects will be felt from coast to coast, not just in the states that adopt sports betting, but in the way professional sports leagues incorporate legal...
8 Total Articles on this Issue

St. Regis Mohawk

article Akwesasne Mohawk Casino Resort parent company has new CEO
(New York) -- Mohawk Gaming Enterprises LLC, which oversees the Akwesasne Mohawk Casino Resort, recently named Todd Papineau as the new AMCR general manager. Papineau...
1 Article on this Issue

Wisconsin Oneida

article Study reveals Oneida Nation's $744 million impact on parts of Northeast Wisconsin
(Wisconsin) -- The Oneida Nation announced today its had a $744 million impact on Brown and Outagamie counties. Some of the Oneida Nation's economic impact includes...
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Other News

press release Black Oak Casino Resort opens new poker room
(California) -- Black Oak Casino Resort, an enterprise owned and operated by The Tuolumne Band of Me-Wuk Indians, today celebrated the opening of the latest addition to...
article Black Oak Casino Resort Opens To Campers
(California) -- Black Oak Casino Resort’s new “RV Park” will open to the public this weekend to officially welcome campers. The grand opening is set...
article Bearspaw First Nation to open Tim Hortons franchise
(Alberta) -- The Bearspaw First Nation band is continuing its business ventures near the Stoney Nakoda Resort and Casino. Last spring, the band started construction of...
article Tachi Palace donates $50K more to Relay for Life
(California) -- Tachi Palace Hotel and Casino presented Relay for Life in Lemoore with a $54,810 check at its April community breakfast.
press release Gaming Laboratories International (GLI®) Offers Proven Sports Betting Testing & Consultancy Services
(New Jersey) -- When the Supreme Court struck down the Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act (PASPA), the landmark decision paved the way for numerous business...

5/15/2018

article Ducey wants to prioritize long list of needs to fund with legal sports wagering
(Arizona) -- Gov. Doug Ducey is open to the idea of allowing Arizonans to place bets on sporting events at 55 off-track betting sites around the state. The governor said...
article Tribes welcome the opportunity to add sports books to casinos
(Arizona) -- American Indian tribes are welcoming an opportunity to offer sports betting in potentially hundreds of casinos across the country after the U.S. Supreme...
article Understanding The Implications of Murphy v. NCAA
(Washington D.C.) -- The Supreme Court’s seminal decision in Murphy v. NCAA (formerly known as Christie v. NCAA) removes the federal ban on sports betting and returns to...
article Oneida Tribe unsure if it will pursue sports betting following Supreme Court ruling
(Wisconsin) -- Native American tribes that operate gaming facilities in northeastern Wisconsin seem in no hurry to pursue adding sports betting to their entertainment...
article Could the Supreme Court's sports gambling decision mean legal betting in California?
(California) -- Could California soon allow legal sports gambling? A U.S. Supreme Court decision on Monday sets that up as a possibility. In a 6-3 ruling, the nation...
article Disney and Seminole Tribe Continue Funding Florida Anti-Gambling Expansion Group
(Florida) -- Disney Worldwide Services, a lobbying arm of the mass media and entertainment conglomerate, gave an additional $5 million last month to a nonprofit that...
article Sports betting a wild card in Florida gambling debate
(Florida) -- A U.S. Supreme Court ruling Monday that overturns a federal law banning most sports betting throws another wild card into the complicated world of Florida...
article Ilani looks at sports betting
(Washington) -- Ilani could someday add sports betting to its attractions, its managers said Tuesday in the wake of a recent U.S. Supreme Court decision. Mohegan Gaming...
article Washington mulls whether to legalize sports gambling
(Washington) -- The U.S. Supreme Court has cleared the way for states to legalize sports betting. A decision Monday struck down a 1992 law prohibiting most states from...
article Supreme Court decision on sports betting catches the interest of Minnesota casinos
(Minnesota) -- The Supreme Court decision that could lead to the legalization of sports betting in all 50 states will result in a “gold rush” that eventually...
article Green Country tribes respond to ruling allowing sports betting
(Oklahoma) -- The U.S. Supreme Court ruled to allow sports betting in the United States Monday. A federal law had previously prohibited the practice in most states.
article BLOG: Special Session Could Save Connecticut’s Gambling Expansion Efforts
(Connecticut) -- Online gaming and sports betting legislation have made headlines in several states this year. Now that the U.S. Supreme Court ruled Professional and...
article Tribes both have interest in developing casino in Japan
(Japan) -- Southeastern Connecticut’s gaming tribes could be among the first operators to vie for casino licenses in Japan. Felix Rappaport, Foxwoods Resort Casino...
article Backers Of Bridgeport Casino Vow To Renew Effort In Legislature
(Connecticut) -- Backers of a resort casino along Bridgeport’s waterfront vowed Tuesday to keep up their fight in the legislature, calling their loss last week a...
article Spin ’em: Jacksonville race track appeals slot machine denial
(Florida) -- In another gambling case that could reach the state Supreme Court, a Jacksonville casino is appealing the state’s ending of its quest for a slot...
article Tribes show continued growth with increase in gaming revenues in Arizona
(Arizona) -- Tribal gaming revenues saw growth for the fifth consecutive quarter in a row, the Arizona Department of Gaming announced last week. Tribes shared $25.9...
article Fake News Website Goes After Mashpee Wampanoags & Genting
(Massachusetts) -- A bill by Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D., Mass.) to allow a Native American tribe to continue a stalled Massachusetts casino project is being pushed by...
article New GM at Akwesasne Mohawk Casino Resort
(New York) -- The corporation overseeing the Akwesasne Mohawk Casino has named a new general manager. Mohawk Gaming Enterprises LLC has selected Todd Papineau to lead...
blog Victor Rocha: Indian Country Responds To The Repeal of PASPA
(California) -- The U.S. Supreme Court ruling on Monday that overturned PASPA was, IMHO, the best case scenario for tribes. A partial appeal, which I thought was the...
article Bainbridge officer's rifle fired in casino, chief wants to know why
(Washington) -- Investigators are trying to determine why a Bainbridge Island police officer’s rifle inadvertently fired last month inside the Clearwater Casino...

5/14/2018

press release NIGA Statement on Supreme Court Ruling on Murphy v NCAA
(Washington D.C.) -- National Indian Gaming Association Chairman, Ernie Stevens, Jr., issued the following statement after the announcement of the Supreme Court’s...
article States are free to authorize sports betting, Supreme Court rules
(Washington D.C.) -- The Supreme Court ruled Monday that states are free to legalize sports betting, a ruling that is sure to set off a scramble among the states to find...
article Pro leagues not prepared to go all in after betting ruling
(Texas) -- Professional sports leagues and the NCAA reacted with caution Monday to the Supreme Court’s decision overturning a federal law that limited wagering on...
article Mohegan Sun casino to work with state to offer sports gambling
(Pennsylvania) -- Sports gamblers could soon place their bets at Mohegan Sun Pocono in Plains Twp. Mohegan Gaming & Entertainment officials said Monday they look...
article After Supreme Court ruling, Oneida Nation says it will offer sports betting
(New York) -- The Oneida Indian Nation has announced its intention to start offering sports betting at venues throughout its reservation. This come after a Supreme Court...
article Legal sports betting set to explode after court ruling. But get ready for a battle over the dollars
(California) -- Suddenly, all bets are on regarding the future of American sports gambling. A surge in betting caused by the Supreme Court's lifting of a federal ban...
article Florida Isn't Going To Legalize Sports Gambling Soon, Even After Supreme Court Ruling
(Florida) -- After a huge Supreme Court decision today, gambling on sports may be legal in some states in time for this fall’s NFL season. But Florida isn't...
article Revamped Michigan Online Gambling Bill Still Faces The Same Problems
(Michigan) -- After falling off the radar, Michigan has reentered the online gambling conversation, with a new draft of H4926, an online gaming bill.The bill’s sponsor,...
article Supreme Court ruling clears way for sports betting in Minnesota, but opposition mobilizing
(Minnesota) -- The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday struck down a 1992 law that effectively banned sports wagering in every state but Nevada, clearing the way for legal...
article How is Washington affected by Supreme Court decision to overturn federal ban on sports gambling?
(Washington) -- A U.S. Supreme Court ruling Monday that overturned a federal sports gambling law won’t automatically lead to fans being allowed to place Seahawks,...
article Sports gambling in Arizona? Still illegal until state lawmakers vote otherwise
(Arizona) -- The decision to legalize betting on college and professional sports is back in the hands of individual states after the U.S. Supreme Court struck down a 25-...
article US tribal casino operator Foxwoods to target regional Japanese IR
(Japan) -- The CEO of US tribal casino Foxwoods has pointed to Japan’s regional IR city candidates as the perfect fit for his company’s long-term ambitions...
article Bridgeport casino a no-go for now; questions remain about future
(Connecticut) -- The controversial plan to bring a casino to downtown Bridgeport’s Steelpointe Harbor is dead — for now. But it’s an issue that’s...
article Firekeepers FIRE HUB gives back in big ways
(Michigan) -- In April of 2016, FireKeepers Casino Hotel and its owners, the Nottawaseppi Huron Band of the Potawatomi purchased the historic Fire Station No. 4 located...
article Clarion underlines GiGse’s role following SCOTUS ruling
(California) -- Clarion Gaming’s Head of Industry Insight and Engagement, Ewa Bakun has welcomed the Supreme Court’s ruling on the Murphy vs. National...
press release Pechanga Statement on Supreme Court Ruling on Sports Betting
(California) -- Statement of Pechanga Tribal Chairman Mark Macarro on Supreme Court’s Ruling on the Professional Amateur Sports Protection Act (PASPA): ...
press release CNIGA Chairman Steve Stallings Statement on the U.S. Supreme Court Allowing for Sports Wagering
(California) -- Today the U.S. Supreme Court overturned the Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act (PASPA) also known as the Bradley Act, which prohibited all...

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