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Bay Mills Indian Community awaits decision on disputed casino

Bay Mills Indian Community awaits decision on disputed casino (August 22, 2018)

More than four years after securing victory at the nation's highest court, the Bay Mills Indian Community is waiting for a crucial decision.

Another tribe chimes in with criticism of 'reservation shopping' in Michigan

Another tribe chimes in with criticism of 'reservation shopping' in Michigan (July 31, 2017)

Not everyone in Indian Country is upset with the Trump administration's first major land-into-trust decision.

Bay Mills Indian Community plans to reopen controversial casino

Bay Mills Indian Community plans to reopen controversial casino (November 21, 2016)

More than two years after winning a major decision from the U.S. Supreme Court, the Michigan tribe appears to reviving the project.

Michigan tribes share $28.6M in gaming funds with communities

Michigan tribes share $28.6M in gaming funds with communities (October 31, 2016)

The amount shared in 2015 was 1.8 percent lower than the year prior as some tribes saw declines in their net wins.

Supreme Court accepts case involving Mohegan Tribe casino employee

Supreme Court accepts case involving Mohegan Tribe casino employee (September 29, 2016)

The justices will consider a big question: Does the tribe's sovereign immunity extend to an employee of the tribe's casino?

Quapaw Tribe secures dismissal of lawsuit over casino site in Kansas

Quapaw Tribe secures dismissal of lawsuit over casino site in Kansas (December 18, 2015)

The tribe plans to spend $15 million to expand the Downstream Casino Resort onto trust land in Kansas.

Supreme Court declines to hear appeals in two gaming cases

Supreme Court declines to hear appeals in two gaming cases (October 6, 2015)

The states of Oklahoma and Wisconsin were handed defeat by the justices as they opened their October 2015 term.

Sault Tribe faces hurdles with off-reservation gaming projects

Sault Tribe faces hurdles with off-reservation gaming projects (September 18, 2015)

More lawsuits are expected if the Bureau of Indian Affairs ever approves the tribe's land-into-trust applications.

Poarch Creeks secure major ruling in gaming dispute in Alabama

Poarch Creeks secure major ruling in gaming dispute in Alabama (September 3, 2015)

The state's attempt to dispute the legality of land placed in trust for the tribe in the 1990s was rejected by the 11th Circuit Court of Appeals in a unanimous decision.

Supreme Court takes up petition in Kialegee Tribal Town dispute

Supreme Court takes up petition in Kialegee Tribal Town dispute (September 1, 2015)

The battle began when the tribe announced plans to open a gaming facility on an Indian allotment near Tulsa, Oklahoma.

Coeur d'Alene Tribe weighs options after losing poker ruling

Coeur d'Alene Tribe weighs options after losing poker ruling (July 23, 2015)

A rehearing before the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals or a petition to the U.S. Supreme Court are possible.

Kialegee Tribal Town granted extension to respond in casino case

Kialegee Tribal Town granted extension to respond in casino case (May 27, 2015)

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

Chumash Tribe and leaders sued over $160M casino expansion

Chumash Tribe and leaders sued over $160M casino expansion (April 8, 2015)

An opposition group claims the casino site was never placed in trust and is not part of the tribe's reservation.

Supreme Court asked to hear Kialegee Tribal Town gaming case

Supreme Court asked to hear Kialegee Tribal Town gaming case (March 27, 2015)

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.

Poarch Creeks remain confident after hearing in casino case

Poarch Creeks remain confident after hearing in casino case (January 14, 2015)

The 11th Circuit Court of Appeals heard arguments in a lawsuit filed by the state of Alabama.

Jay Daniels: Kialegee casino dispute shows they just don't get it

Jay Daniels: Kialegee casino dispute shows they just don't get it (December 29, 2014)

I get incensed when I see non-Indians forcing their dictas, or personal opinions without full support of standard case law decisions on Indians.

10th Circuit refuses to rehear Kialegee Tribal Town gaming case

10th Circuit refuses to rehear Kialegee Tribal Town gaming case (December 23, 2014)

The tribe and its leaders are protected from the state's lawsuit due to sovereign immunity.

Supreme Court rejects suit over Yavapai-Apache casino contract

Supreme Court rejects suit over Yavapai-Apache casino contract (December 16, 2014)

The tribe will remain protected by sovereign immunity in a dispute with an outside company.

Judge removes Sault Tribe from off-reservation gaming lawsuit

Judge removes Sault Tribe from off-reservation gaming lawsuit (December 8, 2014)

The state plans to pursue individual tribal officials due to the sovereign immunity of the tribe itself.

Supreme Court ruling bodes well for tribes in gaming cases

Supreme Court ruling bodes well for tribes in gaming cases (November 11, 2014)

The decision in Michigan v. Bay Mills Indian Community is having positive effects throughout Indian Country.

10th Circuit rules for Kialegee Tribal Town in casino dispute

10th Circuit rules for Kialegee Tribal Town in casino dispute (November 10, 2014)

The decision relies on Michigan v. Bay Mills, an Indian gaming case that went before the U.S. Supreme Court.

Law Article: Supreme Court backs immunity in gaming lawsuit

Law Article: Supreme Court backs immunity in gaming lawsuit (September 25, 2014)

Attorney discusses the U.S. Supreme Court decision in Michigan v. Bay Mills Indian Community.

Editorial: Put a stop to off-reservation gaming plans in Michigan

Editorial: Put a stop to off-reservation gaming plans in Michigan (August 15, 2014)

Newspaper opposes off-reservation casinos for the Sault Ste. Marie Tribe of Chippewa Indians and the Bay Mills Indian Community.

Alabama submits opening brief in Poarch Creek casino dispute

Alabama submits opening brief in Poarch Creek casino dispute (July 17, 2014)

State claims that tribal casino sites were not validly placed in trust.

Kialegee Tribal Town seeks dismissal of state's gaming lawsuit

Kialegee Tribal Town seeks dismissal of state's gaming lawsuit (July 17, 2014)

The tribe says the Supreme Court decision in Michigan v. Bay Mills Indian Community puts an end to Oklahoma's case.

Column: Outsiders pulling the strings on off-reservation gaming

Column: Outsiders pulling the strings on off-reservation gaming (June 30, 2014)

The local community's wishes are being overridden by political puppetry.

Column: Bay Mills maintains ties to off-reservation casino site

Column: Bay Mills maintains ties to off-reservation casino site (June 23, 2014)

Port Huron was once home to an Ojibwe reservation.

Aura Bogado: Supreme Court upholds immunity in gaming case

Aura Bogado: Supreme Court upholds immunity in gaming case (June 17, 2014)

Aura Bogado interviews professor Matthew Fletcher about the U.S. Supreme Court decision in Michigan v. Bay Mills Indian Community.

KGOU: Tribal immunity attacked in Supreme Court casino case

KGOU: Tribal immunity attacked in Supreme Court casino case (June 9, 2014)

Sixteen years and many tribal casinos later, the doctrine of sovereign immunity remains under attack.

Michigan drops appeal in Soo Tribe off-reservation casino case

Michigan drops appeal in Soo Tribe off-reservation casino case (June 4, 2014)

Decision comes after state loses tribal sovereign immunity decision at the Supreme Court.

Editorial: Michigan governor should OK off-reservation casinos

Editorial: Michigan governor should OK off-reservation casinos (June 3, 2014)

Newspaper calls on Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder (R) to approve off-reservation casinos for the Bay Mills Indian Community.

Column: Bay Mills still a long way from off-reservation casino

Column: Bay Mills still a long way from off-reservation casino (June 2, 2014)

Despite a victory at the U.S. Supreme Court, columnist says Bay Mills Indian Community isn't any closer to opening an off-reservation casino.

Editorial: States need power to restrict number of tribal casinos

Editorial: States need power to restrict number of tribal casinos (June 2, 2014)

Newspaper comments on the U.S. Supreme Court decision in Michigan v. Bay Mills Indian Community.

NIGA welcomes ruling in Bay Mills off-reservation gaming case

NIGA welcomes ruling in Bay Mills off-reservation gaming case (May 30, 2014)

Senate Indian Affairs Committee is expected to hold a hearing on the issue sometime this summer.

Opinion: Congress unlikely to take away immunity after Bay Mills

Opinion: Congress unlikely to take away immunity after Bay Mills (May 29, 2014)

Attorney who covered the U.S. Supreme Court decision in Michigan v. Bay Mills Indian Community doesn't think Congress will take any action to address tribal sovereign immunity.

Opinion: Indian Country can't declare victory after casino case

Opinion: Indian Country can't declare victory after casino case (May 28, 2014)

Attorney says the U.S. Supreme Court decision in Michigan v. Bay Mills Indian Community can't be seen as a complete victory for tribal interests.

Supreme Court decision affects another off-reservation casino

Supreme Court decision affects another off-reservation casino (May 28, 2014)

Sault Tribe was sued by state of Michigan for pursuing an off-reservation facility.

Tribes welcome ruling in Bay Mills off-reservation casino case

Tribes welcome ruling in Bay Mills off-reservation casino case (May 28, 2014)

But tribes warn of future attacks on sovereign immunity as state indicates it will pursue individual tribal officials.

SCOTUSBlog: Rare victory for tribal nations at Supreme Court

SCOTUSBlog: Rare victory for tribal nations at Supreme Court (May 28, 2014)

Amy Howe posts an analysis of the U.S. Supreme Court decision in Michigan v. Bay Mills Indian Community.

Supreme Court backs Bay Mills in off-reservation gaming case

Supreme Court backs Bay Mills in off-reservation gaming case (May 27, 2014)

A rare victory for tribal interests at the nation's highest court.

Turtle Talk: Tribes dodge a major bullet in Supreme Court case

Turtle Talk: Tribes dodge a major bullet in Supreme Court case (May 27, 2014)

Professor Matthew Fletcher offers thoughts on decision in Michigan v. Bay Mills Indian Community.

Kialegee Tribal Town still waiting for decision in gaming dispute

Kialegee Tribal Town still waiting for decision in gaming dispute (May 20, 2014)

The delay can be traced to the U.S. Supreme Court.

Michigan asks Supreme Court to hear another tribal casino suit

Michigan asks Supreme Court to hear another tribal casino suit (May 15, 2014)

Dispute arose after the Sault Ste. Marie Tribe of Chippewa Indians proposed an off-reservation casino.

Still no decision from Supreme Court in Bay Mills casino dispute

Still no decision from Supreme Court in Bay Mills casino dispute (May 5, 2014)

The U.S. Supreme Court was back in session this morning but the justices still didn't issue a decision in Michigan v. Bay Mills Indian Community, an Indian gaming case.

IPR: Still waiting for Supreme Court in Bay Mills gaming dispute

IPR: Still waiting for Supreme Court in Bay Mills gaming dispute (May 1, 2014)

The U.S. Supreme Court has yet to issue a decision in Michigan v. Bay Mills Indian Community, an Indian gaming case that's being closely watched across the country.

Still no decision from Supreme Court in Bay Mills casino dispute

Still no decision from Supreme Court in Bay Mills casino dispute (April 29, 2014)

The U.S. Supreme Court was back in session this morning but the justices didn't issue a decision in Michigan v. Bay Mills Indian Community, an Indian gaming case.

Turtle Talk: No word from Supreme Court on Bay Mills case

Turtle Talk: No word from Supreme Court on Bay Mills case (April 23, 2014)

Professor Matthew L.M. Fletcher is still waiting on the U.S. Supreme Court decision in Michigan v. Bay Mills Indian Community.

Supreme Court holding onto ruling in Bay Mills casino case

Supreme Court holding onto ruling in Bay Mills casino case (April 22, 2014)

The U.S. Supreme Court is taking a really long time with Michigan v. Bay Mills Indian Community, an Indian gaming case.

Still no decision from Supreme Court in Bay Mills casino dispute

Still no decision from Supreme Court in Bay Mills casino dispute (March 26, 2014)

The U.S. Supreme Court was back in session today but the justices didn't issue a decision in Michigan v. Bay Mills Indian Community, an Indian gaming case.

Supreme Court yet to issue decision in Bay Mills gaming dispute

Supreme Court yet to issue decision in Bay Mills gaming dispute (March 25, 2014)

All eyes are on the U.S. Supreme Court for a decision in Michigan v. Bay Mills Indian Community, an Indian gaming case.