Coyote Valley Band plans major new casino (January 5, 2007)

The Coyote Valley Band of Pomo Indians released a draft tribal environmental impact report last month, detailing plans for a major new casino on the reservation. The tribe wants to build a 105,750 square-foot, a 200,000 square-foot hotel, a 25,000...

California tribal compacts up for review again (January 5, 2007)

Five California tribes will have to defend their proposed gaming compacts again this year. The Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians, the Morongo Band of Mission Indians, the Sycuan Band of Kumeyaay Indians, the San Manuel Band of Mission Indians...

Foxwoods brings in former Caesars executive (January 5, 2007)

Foxwoods Resort Casino, owned by the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation of Connecticut, his hired a former Caesars Palace executive as it expands its operation. Joseph C. Jimenez was a marketing executive for Caesars properties in Las Vegas and Atlantic City....

Town fights Mashantucket Tribe on slot machine case (January 5, 2007)

The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation of Connecticut is embroiled in a legal battle with the town of Ledyard. The town has been imposing property taxes on slot machines that are leased to the tribe. The Atlantic City Coin and Slot...