Massachusetts governor considers gaming (January 15, 2007)

The new governor of Massachusetts said he will consider legalizing slot machines, a move that would open the door for Class III gaming for tribes. Gov. Deval Patrick (D) said gaming could help the state close a $1 billion budget...

Editorial: Off-reservation casino a gamble (January 15, 2007)

"They were celebrating in Beloit, Wis., last week after the regional office of the federal Bureau of Indian Affairs signed off on a tribal casino that's been under consideration for more than five years. What does that mean for the...

Court to hear Catawba Nation video poker case (January 15, 2007)

The Catawba Nation of South Carolina goes to court on Wednesday to argue for its right to offer video poker on the reservation. The tribe falls under a special act of Congress that settled its land claim. A lower court...