Tribal casino near Disneyland proposed again (August 26, 2005)

Officials in Garden Grove, about 1 mile from Disneyland, are proposing to host a tribal casino. City officials met with the Mesa Grande Band of Mission Indians last year about the idea. But it quickly ran into opposition. Some city...

Colorado governor blasted for casino opposition (August 26, 2005)

Commissioners in Pueblo County, Colorado, criticized Gov. Bill Owens (R) for his opposition to a proposed tribal casino. The Cheyenne-Arapaho Tribes of Oklahoma have proposed building a casino in Pueblo. Commissioners plan to hold a public hearing on the issue...

County to enforce smoking ban on tribe's casino (August 26, 2005)

Officials in Oneida County, New York, will begin enforcing the state's ban on smoking in public places at the Oneida Nation's casino, The Syracuse Post-Standard reports. County officials the U.S. Supreme Court's recent decision in the Sherill v. Oneida...

Schwarzenegger agrees to off-reservation casinos (August 26, 2005)

California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger (R) will sign compacts with two tribes for off-reservation casinos in Barstow, The San Diego Union-Tribune reports. The deals will allow the Los Coyotes Band of Mission Indians and the Big Lagoon Rancheria to open casinos...