Debate over tribe's gaming initiative continues (October 27, 2004)

Tribes have poured millions into Proposition 70, a ballot initiative that would allow California tribes to expand gaming. Supporters say it will generate much-needed revenues for tribes and the state. Tribes would share 8.84 percent of net revenues with the...

Nebraskans to vote on legalization of casinos (October 27, 2004)

Voters in Nebraska are being asked to legalize casino gaming when they go to the polls on November 2. Two ballot initiatives would legalize Class III gaming. One initiative allows two casinos while the other allows slot machines and video...

Mohegan Tribe has stake in Wisconsin casino (October 27, 2004)

The Mohegan Tribe of Connecticut will be paying attention to a voter referendum in Wisconsin on Election Day. The Mohegans signed an agreement to manage an off-reservation casino for the Menominee Nation. The Menominees want to convert an old racetrack...

Stillaguamish Tribe prepares to open first casino (October 27, 2004)

The Stillaguamish Tribe of Washington will open its first casino tomorrow. The 22,000-square-foot Angel of the Winds Casino cost $19 million. It features slot machines and card games. The tribe held a "test" night on Tuesday night with fake money....

Opinion: Limit gaming to existing reservations (October 27, 2004)

"The Indian gambling monopoly has created a curious form of tribal shopping, where gaming interests partner with landless Indians. For instance, Garden Grove city officials recently considered using public funds to subsidize a casino near Disneyland backed by Las Vegas...