Addition to Pauma Band's casino sparks outcry (August 4, 2005)

Officials in San Diego County say the Pauma Band of Mission Indian violated its gaming compact by adding 6,400 square-feet to its casino. The tribe completed the expansion in March. But the county says the tribe never negotiated an environment...

County claims rancherias are not reservations (August 4, 2005)

A California county that is trying to block a proposed tribal casino is arguing that rancherias are not reservations under the Indian Gaming and Regulations Act. Amador County is challenging the approval of a gaming compact between the state and...

Schwarzenegger returns tribal gaming donation (August 4, 2005)

California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger (R) plans to return a $50,000 donation from an investor in a tribal casino project. Yuba County Entertainment LLC gave the money to Schwarzenegger during a recent fundraiser. The company is backing the Enterprise Rancheria's proposed...