Osage Nation gets ready to open new casino (August 2, 2005)

The Osage Nation of Oklahoma is opening a new casino in the Tulsa area on Wednesday. The 47,000 square-foot Million Dollar Elm Casino boasts more than a thousand gaming machines, 12 blackjack tables, a restaurant and a deli. The...

Seneca Nation faces opposition on land for casino (August 2, 2005)

The Seneca Nation of New York is seeing opposition in its bid to acquire land for its off-reservation casino in Niagara Falls. The tribe opened the casino in late 2002 under a land claim settlement with the state. The deal...

Off-reservation gaming still generates controversy (August 2, 2005)

Sen. John McCain (R-Arizona) and Rep. Richard Pombo (R-California) plan to introduce legislation to reform the Indian Gaming Regulatory Act in response to off-reservation gaming, Copley News Service reports. McCain, the chairman of the Senate Indian Affairs Committee, has questioned...