Agua Caliente Band to debut $76M casino arena (February 10, 2009)

The Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians of California will debut a $76 million performance arena at one of its casinos this week. With just 2,001 seats, The Show at the Agua Caliente Casino Resort Spa in Rancho Mirage...

Connecticut AG wants tribes to ban smoking at casinos (February 10, 2009)

Connecticut attorney general Richard Blumenthal (D) proposed legislation to ban smoking at the two tribal casinos in the state. The bill would require the Mohegan Tribe and the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation to gradually phase out smoking at their facilities....

Tohono O'odham Nation asks BIA for casino land (February 10, 2009)

The Tohono O'odham Nation of Arizona recently submitted a land-into-trust application to the Bureau of Indian Affairs. The tribe plans to use 134 acres in Glendale for an off-reservation casino. The land was purchased with funds authorized by an act...