Report funded by Guidiville casino backer recommends pot farm (November 16, 2010)

If the Guidiville Band of Pomo Indians can't use a site in Richmond, California, for a casino then the next best use is a medical marijuana farm, according to a study funded by the tribe's developer. Upstream provided $50,000 for...

IPR: Bay Mills Tribe makes big splash with off-reservation casino (November 16, 2010)

"There's a new Indian-run casino in Vanderbilt north of Gaylord along I-75. It's a small facility with just a few dozen slot machines. Its opening came as a shock to the state, and to several Indian nations in northern Michigan...

City hires even more expensive lawyer for Mashpee gaming suit (November 16, 2010)

The city of Fall River, Massachusetts, has hired a new attorney to defend the sale of land to the Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe. The city's Redevelopment Authority was paying $295 an hour to attorney William Devereux. But now he's been replaced...

Connecticut tribes report some growth in slot machine revenues (November 16, 2010)

Connecticut's two federally recognized tribes appear to be slowly recovering from their lengthy slump in gaming revenues. The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation reported $57.2 million in slot machine revenue for October. That's up from 2 percent in September and up...

Twenty-Nine Palms Band names new general manager at casino (November 16, 2010)

The Twenty-Nine Palms Band of Mission Indians in California named a new general manager of the Spotlight 29 Casino. Tom Sedlock has worked at the casino since 1995. “Tom's experience and knowledge of this casino are tremendous assets,” Chairman Darrell...