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Support Grows in East Texas for Federal Bill to Save Embattled Alabama-Coushatta Gaming Hall

Counties in East Texas are increasingly expressing their support for the Alabama-Coushatta tribe, which has been engaged in a pitched legal battle with the State of Texas over a modest bingo hall since it opened three years ago.

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7/25/2019

article Alabama-Coushatta Tribe of Texas passes gaming facility bill in the US House of Representatives
(Texas) -- A big win today for The Alabama-Coushatta Tribe of Texas as the bill to keep Naskila Gaming, the Class II Indian Gaming facility on their reservation, passes...

7/11/2019

article Cherokee County: Officials approve resolution of support for the Alabama-Coushatta Tribe
(Texas) -- Renewed health and life insurance packages for county employees were unanimously adopted by the Cherokee County Commissioners Court during their meeting...
article Support Grows in East Texas for Federal Bill to Save Embattled Alabama-Coushatta Gaming Hall
(Texas) -- Counties in East Texas are increasingly expressing their support for the Alabama-Coushatta tribe, which has been engaged in a pitched legal battle with the...

7/9/2019

article County offers support for embattled Indian casino
(Texas) -- Madisonville County Commissioners agreed Monday to add its support to the Alabama-Coushatta Tribe of Texas in the tribe’s efforts to keep its Naskila...

7/5/2019

article Congressman’s bill to save Alabama-Coushatta gaming facility advances
(Texas) -- The last time we spoke to the Alabama-Coushatta tribe about their fight with the state, DETCOG and virtually all the surrounding had pledged their support for...

6/26/2019

article Bill could allow Alabama-Coushatta tribe to keep gaming facility
(Texas) -- By next month, the Alabama Coushatta tribe may have answers involving their legal battles with the state of Texas. That is if the U.S. House of...

6/22/2019

article Polls show statewide support for Alabama-Coushatta tribe's gaming facility near Livingston
(Texas) -- There's strong statewide support to keep an Indian tribe's gaming facility open near Livingston. The support comes despite the Texas Attorney General...

5/26/2019

article Double Down: We need to help the Alabama-Coushatta Tribe in their fight to keep Naskila Gaming open
(Texas) -- As the Alabama-Coushatta Tribe of Texas continues its fight to offer electronic bingo at its Naskila Gaming facility near Livingston, we’re still...

5/22/2019

article Chief of Alabama-Coushatta tribe dies at age 91
(Texas) -- On Tuesday, the traditional bell of the Alabama-Coushatta Indian Tribe rang to commemorate the death of Chief Mikko Colabe III Clem Fain Sylestine.

5/21/2019

article Texas Says 5th Circ. Shouldn't Revisit Tribal Gambling Ruling (sub req)
(Texas) -- The state of Texas has urged the Fifth Circuit not to reconsider a ruling that the Alabama-Coushatta Tribe of Texas can't offer bingo under state law,...
article Alabama-Coushatta Tribe mourns passing of traditional chief Clem Sylestine
(Texas) -- The traditional bell of the Alabama-Coushatta Indian Tribe rang this morning notifying the community of the passing of a tribal member as it has for decades.

5/11/2019

article FLORES: Federal law will fix unfair treatment of tribes in Texas
(Texas) -- Many Texans are unaware that three federally recognized Indian tribes call Texas their home — the Traditional Kickapoo Tribe of Texas in Eagle Pass, the...

4/16/2019

article Liberty County supports A-C Tribe’s efforts to keep gaming facility open in Polk County
(Texas) -- Liberty County has joined a growing list of East Texas counties and entities to formally pledge support for the Alabama-Coushatta Tribe of Texas’...

4/14/2019

article Liberty County supports A-C Tribe’s efforts to keep gaming facility open in Polk County
(Texas) -- Liberty County has joined a growing list of East Texas counties and entities to formally pledge support for the Alabama-Coushatta Tribe of Texas’...

4/12/2019

article Texas Tribe Asks 5th Circ. To Rethink Bingo Block (sub req)
(Texas) -- The Alabama-Coushatta Tribe of Texas urged the Fifth Circuit on Thursday to revisit its recent ruling that the tribe can’t offer bingo under state law,...

4/5/2019

article DETCOG pledges support for Alabama-Coushatta Tribe of Texas
(Texas) -- Naskila Gaming on the Alabama-Coushatta Indian Reservation has been up and running for nearly three years.

3/26/2019

article Appeals panel rules against Tribe’s gaming operation
(Texas) -- Although Naskila Gaming will remain open for the time being, a three-judge panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit has affirmed a lower court...

3/25/2019

article Alabama-Coushatta tribe will fight state's efforts to close its gaming center
(Texas) -- Four o'clock on a Monday afternoon and the parking lot at Naskila Gaming is one of the busiest in East Texas. The gaming center, which offers electronic...

3/21/2019

article Alabama-Coushatta tribe fighting to keep gaming facility
(Texas) -- Back in 2016, the Alabama-Coushatta Tribe of Texas opened their own Indian gaming facility. Since then they have been in a legal battle with the state which...

2/15/2019

article OP/ED: Lawmaker again files legislation that would benefit the Alabama-Coushatta Tribe of Texas (sub req)
(Texas) -- U.S. Rep. Brian Babin (R-Woodville) has again filled a bill in Congress to clarify the right of the Alabama-Coushatta Tribe of Texas to offer gaming on its...

1/5/2019

article Galveston veterinarian accused of raping child at Coushatta Casino Resort
(Louisiana) -- A Galveston County veterinarian has been charged with rape and three counts of sexual battery after an alleged incident at Coushatta Casino Resort in...

11/20/2018

article Bank Robber Hails Cab To Casino After Bank Heist
(Texas) -- A man who allegedly robbed the First National Bank in Livingston on Monday morning was caught after making several stops on his way to the nearby Alabama-...

10/11/2018

article Naskila important for regional economy, report says
(Texas) -- The Alabama-Coushatta Tribe’s gaming facility has a significant impact on the regional economy, a study released by released by Texas Forest Country...

9/28/2018

article Coushatta Casino opening new restaurant
(Texas) -- The Alabama Coushatta Indian Tribe in Livingston, Texas about an hour north of Houston reopened its casino after a 14-year closure prompted by threats from...

9/26/2018

article Coushatta Tribe of Louisiana receives grant to bring sacred items home
(Louisiana) -- The Coushatta Tribe of Louisiana is one of four Native American tribes recognized in Louisiana. The tribe has received a grant from the government to help...

9/7/2018

article Coushatta Tribe among Native American groups receiving grants
(Washington D.C.) -- The National Park Service today announced $1,657,000 in Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act grants to return ancestral remains...

7/17/2018

article Coushatta Powwow a colorful celebration of culture
(Louisiana) -- An American Indian Powwow is basically the same as a Cajun fais do-do! Well, sort of; let me explain! A few years back, before I became a professional...

5/27/2018

article Guest view: Court ruling, NCAA decision could sway opinions of Texas lawmakers
(Texas) -- Gov. Greg Abbott and other state leaders have shown resistance to expanding gambling in the state in recent years. We believe two recent developments could...

4/27/2018

article Polk Co. Commissioners approve resolution in support of gaming at reservation
(Texas) -- On Tuesday, the Polk County Commissioners approved a resolution in support of federal legislation that will allow the Alabama-Coushatta Tribe to continue...

4/2/2018

article Denied loan at casino, man allegedly pulls knife and threatens to kill victim
(Pennsylvania) -- Law enforcement responded to two separate incidents in the past four days at the Sands Casino Resort Bethlehem where men with knives threatened to kill...

3/4/2018

article Native American tribes gamble on keeping controversial livelihood open in Texas
(Texas) -- A pair of Native American tribes are locked in a legal battle with state regulators to keep their gaming centers open in Texas. The Tiguas tribe operates a...

3/1/2018

article Alabama-Coushatta Tribe Fights to Keep Texas Electronic Bingo Venue Open, State Pushes for Shutdown and Fines
(Texas) -- In the long-simmering legal battle between the Alabama-Coushatta Tribe and the State of Texas, nobody is backing down. And despite losing a key ruling in...

2/25/2018

article Alabama-Coushatta fight for the right to a gaming center - again
(Texas) -- When the doors to Naskila Gaming opened May 16, 2016, among the loblolly pines on the Alabama-Coushatta Indian Reservation, the tribe believed the impact on...

2/18/2018

article Bill affirms Alabama-Coushatta Tribe and Tigua Tribe gaming rights
(Texas) -- A bill introduced in the U.S. Congress last week affirms that the Alabama-Coushatta Tribe and the Ysleta del Sur Pueblo, also known as the Tigua Tribe, can...

2/15/2018

article BLOG: Texas Lawmaker Rolls Out New Bill after Court’s Ruling against Electronic Bingo Hall
(Texas) -- Only a week after a federal judge made a ruling against the Alabama-Coushatta Tribe of Texas, imposing a ban on the latter to offer its gambling operations, a...

2/14/2018

article Lawmaker proposes bill that could keep local bingo hall open
(Texas) -- A week after a federal judge ruled the Alabama-Coushatta must shut down their gambling operations, U.S. Rep. Brian Babin introduced legislation that would...

2/10/2018

article Alabama-Coushatta Tribe Loses Bingo Battle with Texas
(Texas) -- The Alabama-Coushatta Tribe has lost its battle with the State of Texas over what it sees as its sovereign right to operate a modest electronic bingo hall 80...

2/7/2018

article Alabama-Coushatta Tribe vows fight to protect casino after loss in court
(Texas) -- The Alabama-Coushatta Tribe is promising a fight to keep its gaming facility in Texas up and running after a loss in court. The tribe opened Naskila Gaming in...
article Ruling could close popular bingo hall near Woodville
(Texas) -- Citing that the Alabama-Coushatta Tribe does not follow the "gaming laws and regulations of Texas," a federal judge ruled this week to shut down the...

6/4/2017

article Alabama-Coushatta celebrates Powwow while fighting to keep bingo hall open
(Texas) -- The Alabama-Coushatta Tribe of Texas started their 49th Powwow near Livingston, an annual celebration bringing tribes and people from across the continent.

5/24/2017

article Alabama-Coushatta Indians Litigate the Honor of Texas
(Texas) -- On May 11, lawyers for the state of Texas came to federal court in Beaumont asking that the Alabama-Coushatta Indians be held in contempt of court for running...

5/15/2017

article Alabama-Coushatta Tribe of Texas defends Naskila Gaming operation in court
(Texas) -- The Alabama-Coushatta Tribe Of Texas was reportedly in court last week to again defend its right to offer Class II gaming at its Naskila Gaming venue located...

5/13/2017

article Tribe Takes on Texas in Bingo Parlor Fight
(Texas) -- A Texas tribe is taking on the might of the state legislature in a bitter legal battle to keep its bingo parlor open for business. Naskila Entertainment, the...

5/12/2017

article State moves to close East Texas bingo hall
(Texas) -- Claiming the facility violates Texas gambling laws, state attorneys on Thursday asked a Beaumont federal judge to shut down a popular electronic bingo hall...
article Tribe fights to keep local bingo center open
(Texas) -- Historically averse to anything resembling casino-style gambling, Texas officials are now going after a thriving electronic bingo center run by an American...
article EDITORIAL: Tribal bingo creates jobs, needs legal review
(Texas) -- No question, the law must be enforced and obeyed. If the bingo games offered at the Naskila Gaming center run by the Alabama-Coushatta tribe near Livingston...

5/10/2017

article Tribe fights Texas to keep bingo center open
(Texas) -- Historically averse to anything resembling casino-style gambling, Texas officials are now going after a thriving electronic bingo center run by an American...

3/13/2017

article Tribe Says E-Bingo Not Prohibited At East Texas Facility [sub req]
(Texas) -- The Alabama-Coushatta Tribe of Texas urged a federal judge Friday to reject the state's bid to find the tribe in contempt of a court order preventing it...

3/7/2017

article Texas, Tribe Press For Quick Wins In Bingo Battle
(Texas) -- The Alabama-Coushatta Tribe of Texas and the state battled in federal court filings Friday over the gambling machines the tribe furnishes at its East Texas...

2/19/2017

article Alabama-Coushatta in legal battle to keep gaming center
(Texas) -- The Alabama-Coushatta Tribe of Texas is locked in a bitter legal battle with the Texas Attorney General's Office to keep open the tribe's Naskila...

11/30/2016

article Alabama Coushatta Indian Reservation back gaming after fighting state of Texas
(Texas) -- After years of fighting legislation, the Alabama Coushatta Indian Reservation between Woodville and Livingston is back gaming. You won't find table games...

11/23/2016

article Parents of Alabama-Coushatta homicide victim say grand jury failed him
(Texas) -- A Polk County grand jury has indicted a Lufkin man in connection to the death of a Livingston man at the Alabama-Coushatta reservation in April. Matthew Todd...

10/26/2016

article Naskila Gaming continues apace in spite of threatened shutdown
(Texas) -- Despite facing opposition from state officials that could still see it forced to close its Naskila Gaming facility near the city of Livingston, the Alabama-...

10/25/2016

article Betting on the Fate of Gambling in Texas
(Texas) -- A PACK OF WHITE-HAIRED HOUSTONIANS exits their coach bus gingerly and teeters into Naskila Entertainment, 90 minutes up the road from the city on the Alabama-...

10/11/2016

article Tribe touts benefits of casino
(Texas) -- Members of the Cleveland Rotary Club on Oct. 5 welcomed employees of Naskila Gaming of Livingston and members of the Alabama-Coushatta Tribe of Texas to...

10/5/2016

article Alabama-Coushatta gaming center official says it expects to prevail in lawsuit
(Texas) -- The Alabama-Coushatta Tribe says it expects to prevail in a lawsuit the state has filed against it. The tribe says it has made sure to comply with all federal...

10/3/2016

article Texas fighting to shut down tribal gaming center
(Texas) -- The state of Texas is locked in a legal battle with the Alabama-Coushatta tribe over the recently opened Naskila Gaming Center, which opened in June, with 365...

9/21/2016

article Texas tribe calls community to support Naskila gaming facility amid closure threats
(Texas) -- Liberty Rotarians and county residents received a standing invitation to drive north a few miles and enjoy the new gaming facility on the Alabama-Coushatta...

9/20/2016

article Texas tribe launches charm offensive in the face of threatened closure
(Texas) -- In the face of an ongoing challenge to the legality of its Naskila Gaming venue in Texas, the Alabama-Coushatta Tribe Of Texas has launched a charm offensive...

9/19/2016

article Tribe invites community’s support for gaming facility
(Texas) -- Liberty Rotarians and county residents received a standing invitation to drive north a few miles and enjoy the new gaming facility on the Alabama-Coushatta...

8/18/2016

article State files motion to close Alabama-Coushatta gaming hall
(Texas) -- Less than a month after making its intentions clear, the state attorney general's office has filed a motion to ultimately close the Alabama-Coushatta...
article State wants American Indian-run East Texas gaming hall shut
(Texas) -- The Texas Attorney General's Office is trying to shut a gaming hall recently reopened on the 10,000-acre Alabama-Coushatta Reservation in East Texas....

8/16/2016

article State sues Alabama-Coushatta tribe again over gambling
(Texas) -- A new legal salvo was fired this week in the state’s long-running battle against Indian gambling with a filing in federal court that seeks to close the...

8/14/2016

article Jackpots, court challenges found at Indian gaming center in East Texas
(Texas) -- The crowds are getting larger. Slowly, word is spreading about a casinolike facility on an East Texas Indian reservation that opened in mid-May. There, a...

8/8/2016

article Indian problems in East Texas
(Texas) -- Prior to 1845, all Indians of East Texas, native and immigrant, were still free and would remain so until 1854, after which time they were placed on the new...

7/28/2016

article The State Has Finally Made a Move on the Alabama-Coushatta's Reopened Casino
(Texas) -- After months of official silence, the state has finally tipped its hand on the Alabama-Coushatta tribe reopening their casino on the reservation just outside...

7/27/2016

article Alabama-Coushatta tribe under fire again with Texas officials trying to shut down gaming
(Texas) -- The Alabama-Coushatta tribe cannot seem to catch a break. Almost 15 years ago, the tribe was operating a casino in East Texas that was shut down by state...
article Attorney general fights East Texas Indian bingo
(Texas) -- The Texas Attorney General’s Office has signaled that it will seek to have the Alabama-Coushattas held in contempt of court for opening an entertainment...
article State officials work to shut down casino-style gaming in East Texas
(Texas) -- For the Alabama-Coushatta tribe, this could become a case of deja vu. In 2002, a casino the Indian tribe operated in East Texas was closed by state officials...

7/18/2016

article FBI, Texas AG reject requests for documents related to Alabama-Coushatta homicide
(Texas) -- In letters dated just days apart, the Texas Attorney General's Office and the FBI have rejected requests to release the records related to the death of a...

6/27/2016

article Coushatta Tribe featured in new book
(Louisiana) -- The Coushatta Tribe of Louisiana is one of the many Southern Native American Tribes featured in “We Will Always Be Here: Native Peoples on Living...

6/16/2016

article Alabama-Coushatta Casino Operating in East Texas After 14-Year Absence, Texas Won't Comment
(Texas) -- It's been more than a decade since the State of Texas forced the Alabama-Coushatta Tribe to shutter its casino in 2002. Following last fall's ruling...

6/15/2016

article Could the Alabama-Coushatta Be Forced to Close Their Just-Opened Casino Again?
(Texas) -- The Alabama-Coushatta's Naskila Entertainment Center has been up and running since the beginning of June without a word of reproach from the state...

6/12/2016

article Complicated Tigua Ysleta ruling could portend trouble for new casino in Livingston Texas
(Texas) -- After being forced to close over a decade ago, a recent ruling by a federal judge in Texas upholding the Tigua Tribes (Ysleta Del Sur Pueblo) gaming ban could...

6/7/2016

article East Texas casino reopens with little fanfare
(Texas) -- After a busy hour of burning money at the Alabama-Coushatta Tribe's new gaming hall in this East Texas town, the three retired ladies from Trinity...

6/2/2016

article Electronic bingo game hall prepares for grand opening in Livingston
(Texas) -- The sound of winning is back and so are the people at the Alabama-Coushatta Indian Reservation. The casino-style facility, just an hour away from Beaumont,...
article Federal ruling puts Alabama-Coushatta bingo hall in jeopardy
(Texas) -- Alabama-Coushatta's revived bingo hall could be in jeopardy after a U.S. district judge ruled that federal regulators' letters authorizing a West...
article Naskila gaming facility opens at Alabama-Coushatta Reservation in Polk County, Texas
(Texas) -- Naskila Entertainment opened Thursday at the Alabama-Coushatta Indian Reservation. The facility, in Polk County, finally opened its doors following a long...

5/30/2016

article Alabama-Coushatta Tribe offers gaming options closer to home
(Texas) -- The Alabama-Coushatta Tribe of Texas rejoined the Indian gaming industry last week and is hoping to recapture dollars that might otherwise be going to...

5/25/2016

article New Texas gaming facility creates competition for Louisiana casinos
(Louisiana) -- Traveling from Texas, the bright lights of Lake Charles's two largest casinos welcome visitors to the area, but what happens if our neighbors from the...

5/20/2016

article After 15 Years, the Alabama-Coushatta's Casino is Open For Business
(Texas) -- The Alabama-Coushatta aren't officially opening their casino, located on the tribal reservation just outside of Livingston, until June 2, but the tribe...

5/19/2016

article Alabama-Coushatta tribe opens Naskila Entertainment gaming hall in Polk County
(Texas) -- Those East Texans who love to try their luck have had to travel to Louisiana to play on slot machines. Starting Tuesday, right here in Polk County, the...

5/18/2016

article Alabama-Coushatta reopens East Texas bingo hall
(Texas) -- As it continues blocking an El Paso tribe's efforts to gamble on similar grounds, the Texas attorney general's office was silent Tuesday on an East...
article Alabama-Coushatta Tribe opens Naskila Entertainment near Livingston Texas
(Texas) -- The Alabama-Coushatta Tribe has returned to gambling in Texas with the soft opening of their Naskila Entertainment center near Livingston, Texas at noon...
article Casino-style gaming begins on East Texas reservation
(Texas) -- Feel like gambling? Now you can head to East Texas where, on a more than 10,000-acre Indian reservation south of Livingston, is a casino-style gaming facility...
article Tribe opens electronic bingo business
(Texas) -- The sights and sounds of something you may expect to see in Louisiana are now on a reservation right here in Southeast Texas. The electronic bingo complex is...

4/19/2016

article Polk Co. JP releases ID of man found dead at Alabama-Coushatta reservation
(Texas) -- A Polk County Justice of the Peace has released the identity of a man pronounced dead at the Alabama-Coushatta reservation. Precinct 3 Justice of the Peace,...

4/18/2016

article Alabama-Coushatta Tribe schedules job far as casino debut nears
(Louisiana) -- The Alabama-Coushatta Tribe of Texas is holding a job far this week for its highly-anticipated gaming facility. Gaming, security, food service and other...

4/16/2016

article Alabama-Coushatta tribe to hold job fair for Livingston Texas casino April 19, 20
(Texas) -- The Alabama-Coushatta tribe plans to hold a job fair soon for their new Class II casino, Naskila Entertainment near Livingston, Texas.

3/1/2016

article Alabama-Coushatta Tribe prepares to open casino
(Texas) -- In just a few short weeks, the Alabama-Coushatta Tribe of Texas has plans to open a Class II gaming facility. The former Livingston Entertainment Center on...

2/27/2016

article East Texas tribe expects big returns on slotlike bingo machines
(Texas) -- The Adirondack-style lodge on this woodsy East Texas reservation has been a whirlwind of activity in recent weeks. The worn, vaguely Southwest Native American...

12/23/2015

article Texas Continues to Wage War Against Indian Gaming
(Texas) -- Texas Attorney General Kenneth Paxton appears to not like Indian gaming. Two of the state’s three federally recognized tribes have been pursuing gaming...

12/22/2015

article Texas AG could jeopardize Alabama-Coushatta's bingo hall plans
(Texas) -- Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton has challenged two Native American tribes' contention that the federal government earlier this year cleared the way for...

12/21/2015

article Ken Paxton Has (Possibly) Given Us a Blueprint for How He'll Handle the Alabama Coushatta
(Texas) -- After a long wait the state has finally tipped its hand on how it will handle the Alabama-Coushatta reopening a casino in Livingston in 2016. Spoiler alert:...

11/30/2015

article Alabama-Coushatta Tribe of Texas updates DETCOG on status of gaming
(Texas) -- A report on plans by the Alabama- Coushatta Tribe of Texas to restore gaming operations to their reservation was presented Tuesday to the board of directors...

11/14/2015

article Texas Tribe plans to reopen casino
(Texas) -- The Lone Star State is the last frontier for gamblers, and a lot of industry leaders want in. One of the only untapped markets in the country, there is a lot...

11/11/2015

article The Alabama-Coushatta Casino is About to Re-open
(Texas) -- After more than 13 years, the feds say the Alabama-Coushatta's casino in Livingston can finally reopen. And here's the kicker: according to the...

11/10/2015

article East Texas Tribe to Re-Open Casino
(Texas) -- Still no response from state leaders after an East Texas Indian tribe announces plans to re-open a casino in Polk County. The state shut down a casino...

11/9/2015

article Alabama-Coushatta Tribe aims to open casino next year
(Texas) -- The Alabama-Coushatta Tribe plans to rejoin the gaming industry in 2016, 14 years after it was forced to close its successful casino. The facility will be...
article East Texas tribe betting on electronic bingo
(Texas) -- The desire of Texas' few recognized Indian tribes to operate lucrative casinos may still be only a dream, but the Alabama Coushatta Texas tribe has plans...
article Federal ruling OKs gaming on Texas reservation
(Texas) -- About 16 miles east of Livingston sits the Alabama-Coushatta reservation, home to the Alabama-Coushatta tribe, and used to be home to a gaming facility hosted...
article Texas casino possible for Alabama-Coushatta
(Texas) -- Thirteen years after the Alabama-Coushatta tribe of Texas was forced to cease all gambling operations, the tribe’s property just off U.S. Highway 190 in...

11/4/2015

article Alabama-Coushatta to bring back bingo after federal approval
(Texas) -- Thirteen years after it was forced to cease gambling operations, the Alabama-Coushatta tribe has secured federal approval to resume some electronic betting by...

10/30/2015

article Tribal Victory in Texas
(Texas) -- The National Indian Gaming Commission has approved Class II gaming ordinances for the Alabama-Coushatta Reservation in East Texas and the Ysleta del Sur...

10/29/2015

article Feds affirm Alabama-Coushatta Tribe's right to operate gaming [sub req'd]
(Texas) -- A Native American tribe that has made its home in East Texas for almost two centuries plans to offer electronic bingo on its tribal land.
article Tribe To Run E-Bingo In Texas Thanks To Support Of Federal Government
(Texas) -- The federal government has given the green light to an electronic bingo business from the Alabama-Coushatta Tribe of Texas. The tribe wants to operate the...
article Two Texas tribes win approval to offer slots casinos
(Texas) -- In the early part of the century the state of Texas may have overstepped its bounds and forced two tribes to close their gaming facilities on sovereign land.

10/28/2015

article Federal agency green-lights bingo at Alabama-Coushatta reservation
(Texas) -- The U.S. Department of Interior (DOI) in coordination with the National Indian Gaming Commission (NIGC) has affirmed the right of the Alabama-Coushatta Tribe...

10/27/2015

article East Texas tribe says it will offer electronic bingo after clarification from federal agency
(Texas) -- A Native American tribe in East Texas says it plans to offer electronic bingo on its tribal land after receiving clarification on the issue from a federal...

7/16/2015

article Alabama-Coushatta Tribe lobbies Congress for gaming rights
(Washington D.C.) -- Leaders of the Alabama-Coushatta Tribe of Texas came to Capitol Hill on Wednesday to lobby for restoration of the their gaming rights. The tribe...

6/10/2015

article Bill introduced to resolve Alabama-Coushatta Tribe's land claim
(Washington D.C.) -- A bipartisan group of lawmakers introduced a bill last week to settle a land claim for the Alabama-Coushatta Tribe of Texas.

12/29/2013

article Alabama-Coushattas want to trade $270M land claim for casino
(Texas) -- When a federal court recommended that Congress pay the Alabama-Coushatta Indians $270.6 million in damages, members of the East Texas tribe thought their...

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