Editorial: State control needed for tribe's casino (September 23, 2005)

"It's unusual for state Supreme Court justices to engage in tongue-in-cheek commentaries amidst solemn discussions of the law and court precedence. But in a recent advisory opinion tuning back yet another attempt to legalize casino gambling in Rhode Island, justices...

Montana tribes form new gaming association (September 23, 2005)

Tribal leaders in Montana have formed the Montana Tribal Gaming Association, Jodi Rave of The Missoulian reports. The new group will promote opportunities to strengthen tribal gaming. Some leaders say the current tribal-state compacts limit their ability to expand. The...

Narragansett Tribe's gaming partner weighs options (September 23, 2005)

Harrah's Entertainment, the Narragansett Tribe's gaming partner, is examining its options in the wake of another court ruling that struck down a tribal casino proposal. Jan Jones, a Harrah's executive who has been promoting the casino, says the company isn't...