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(06/16)

The tribe and its leaders are claiming sovereign immunity in a lawsuit filed by the state of Kansas.

(06/05)

After losing every round in the long-running battle, Duluth is handling the case in-house.

(06/05)

Attorney General Derek Schmidt said he needs to conduct 'extensive' legal research amid a looming furlough for state employees.

(06/04)

Vernon King, who was the treasurer of one faction of the tribe, remains free pending resolution of his role in an incident that led to the closure of the Chukchansi Gold Resort and Casino.

(06/03)

The report does not contain any major bombshells or reveal any significant controversies but it provides some key information about Class III gaming compacts.

(06/03)

The state of Kansas is trying to stop the tribe from moving forward with a $15 million expansion of the Downstream Casino Resort.

(06/02)

The city has lost every single ruling but is asking the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals to hear the case anyway.

(05/27)

The state of Oklahoma wants to sue the tribe and its leaders for proposing a casino on an Indian allotment.

(05/26)

More than 1,000 people were put out of work when the Chukchansi Gold Resort & Casino was forced to close in October 2010.

(05/22)

The Tribal Employment Rights Office will hold a job fair at the River Spirit Event Center on May 28.

(05/18)

The tribe had been waiting more than three years for the National Indian Gaming Commission to rule on an appeal affecting its reservation in southern New Mexico.

(05/14)

The Muscogee Nation citizen is the seventh chairman of the agency that oversees the $28 billion tribal casino industry.

(05/13)

Chairman John Berrey has insisted a casino is not in the works for ancestral land in Little Rock, the state capital.

(05/07)

The agency determined that the tribe's reservation in southern New Mexico does not qualify for a casino under the Indian Gaming Regulatory Act.

(05/06)

An appeal over the status of the tribe's reservation remains in limbo at the National Indian Gaming Commission.

(04/30)

The ruling is a complete victory for the tribe over the status of machines that were installed at a facility in Madison, Wisconsin.

(04/28)

Shannon O'Loughlin, a member of the Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma, will lead the day-to-day operations of the agency.

(04/24)

The National Indian Gaming Commission finally has a new leader with the Senate confirmation of Jonodev Chaudhuri to run the agency that regulates the $28 billion tribal casino industry.

(04/21)

Chairman John Berrey has been meeting with local officials to discuss the tribe's land-into-trust application.

(04/16)

Senator Jon Tester, Vice-Chairman of the Senate Indian Affairs Committee, today applauded the Senate confirmation of Jonodev Osceola Chaudhuri to be Chairman of the National Indian Gaming Commission.

(04/16)

Senator John Barrasso Chairman of the Senate Committee on Indian Affairs, praised the Senate’s approval of nominee Jonodev Osceola Chaudhuri to serve as the Chairman of the National Indian Gaming Commission.

(04/16)

The agency that oversees the $28 billion tribal gaming industry has been without a confirmed leader since September 2013.

(04/16)

Some local officials want the tribe to state that it won't use the land in Little Rock for gaming but that wouldn't necessarily bar a casino in the future.

(04/15)

The city of Duluth has demanded $2 million a year, a figure that the tribe won't accept.

(04/13)

The 15 defendants include two leaders of a rival faction within the tribe and 13 non-Indians that were hired as police officers.

(04/10)

Chairman Reggie Lewis said the tribe doesn't need regulators right now because there's no activity to regulate at the shuttered Chukchansi Gold Resort and Casino.

(04/09)

The tribe's casino has been closed for six months as 15 people who were involved in a confrontation there face charges in state court.

(04/03)

The tribe wants to use its reservation in the southern part of the state for gaming but has run into numerous obstacles.

(04/02)

The city of Duluth keeps on fighting despite losing a series of lawsuits affecting the Fond-du-Luth Casino.

(04/01)

This time the city lost a lawsuit that was filed against the National Indian Gaming Commission.

(03/27)

The tribe dropped plans to build a casino on an Indian allotment but the state of Oklahoma is trying to keep the dispute alive by asking the justices to review a case that's very similar to one they recently decided.

(03/26)

The tribe has a reservation in the southern part of New Mexico that it wants to use for gaming.

(03/25)

The tribe has filed a land-into-trust application for 160 acres of its former reservation.

(03/23)

The tribe still needs to clear the land-into-trust process and would need to negotiate a Class III gaming compact.

(03/19)

The tribe is withdrawing from a commercial gaming project in order to concentrate on a new battle over its expansion plans.

(03/19)

It will now be up to the full Senate to confirm the chairman of the agency that oversees the $28 billion tribal gaming industry.

(03/12)

A vote on the nomination has been scheduled for next Wednesday, March 18.

(03/10)

The state claims the tribe promised not to use the land for gaming if it was placed in trust.

(03/10)

Jonodev Chaudhuri serves as vice chair of the National Indian Gaming Commission and also as acting chair since the agency has been without a confirmed leader since September 2013.

(03/09)

The meetings will take place in April and May.

(03/03)

The tribe wants to open a Class II facility on its reservation but the state is objecting.

(03/02)

Gov. Susana Martinez (R) refuses to negotiate a deal with the tribe.

(03/02)

When Congress enacted the Indian Gaming Regulatory Act in 1988, it included an important provision to allow for self-regulation of Class II gaming by tribal governments

(02/27)

Jonodev Chaudhuri, a member of the Muscogee Nation, has been serving as acting chair of the agency that regulates the tribal casino industry.

(02/25)

The tribe's one-acre property in Florida was reportedly placed in trust in 1984 so it presumably can be used for a casino.

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