Manzanita Band still planning off-reservation casino near Mexico (September 13, 2010)

The Manzanita Band of the Kumeyaay Nation in California is still working on an off-reservation casino near the U.S. -Mexico border. The tribe is working with the Calexico on the project. Plans call for a 459,261 square-foot casino, a 400-room...

NIGC delays effective date of Class II standards for another year (September 13, 2010)

The National Indian Gaming Commission has delayed the effective date of Class II regulations for another year The Bush administration proposed the Minimum Internal Control Standards for Class II games. Tribes, mainly in Oklahoma, objected to the imposition of...

Seneca Nation holding slot revenues from off-reservation casino (September 13, 2010)

The Seneca Nation hasn't shared revenues from its off-reservation casino with the city of Niagara Falls this year. The tribe shared about $19 million with the city last year. But this year's money is in limbo amid a compact dispute...

Rincon Leader: Schwarzenegger among worst offenders of IGRA (September 13, 2010)

"In 1988, when Congress passed the Indian Gaming Regulatory Act two United States senators, John McCain and Daniel Inouye, with prominent Congressman Morris Udall, promised in separate statements in the Congressional Record that if states tried to take advantage of...

Editorial: Wyandotte Nation not connected to Kansas casino site (September 13, 2010)

"Sumner County voters said they wanted casino gambling, making the withdrawn plans and endless approval process frustrating. Sedgwick County voters said they didn’t want casino gambling, making the prospect of a tribal casino now beyond frustrating. Talk about being dealt...