More: land-into-trust

Redding Rancheria seeks approval to move casino to new site

Redding Rancheria seeks approval to move casino to new site (June 11, 2019)

The Redding Rancheria is making progress on long-running plans to relocate its casino to a bigger site in northern California.

Tejon Tribe lines up big partner for long-awaited gaming development

Tejon Tribe lines up big partner for long-awaited gaming development (June 4, 2019)

The Tejon Tribe continues to make progress on a casino in central California.

Gun Lake Tribe shares another $8.2 million in gaming revenues in Michigan

Gun Lake Tribe shares another $8.2 million in gaming revenues in Michigan (June 4, 2019)

Gaming continues to be good business for the Match-E-Be-Nash-She-Wish Band of Pottawatomi Indians and its neighbors in Michigan.

Tule River Tribe takes another step toward relocation of casino

Tule River Tribe takes another step toward relocation of casino (May 31, 2019)

The Tule River Tribe is getting closer to a decision from the Trump administration.

Ho-Chunk Nation makes major progress on off-reservation casino

Ho-Chunk Nation makes major progress on off-reservation casino (May 31, 2019)

The Ho-Chunk Nation is getting closer to a decision on a long-awaited gaming project in Wisconsin.

Comanche Nation 'disappointed' with end to dispute over rival tribal casino

Comanche Nation 'disappointed' with end to dispute over rival tribal casino (May 30, 2019)

The Comanche Nation has hit the end of the road with its challenge to another tribe's casino.

Timbisha Shoshone Tribe sues Trump administration over stalled casino

Timbisha Shoshone Tribe sues Trump administration over stalled casino (May 29, 2019)

Is a prominent Republican lawmaker from California holding back the Timbisha Shoshone Tribe?

Open Secrets: Lobbyists rely on Trump administration to block tribal projects

Open Secrets: Lobbyists rely on Trump administration to block tribal projects (May 23, 2019)

Non-Indian interests have hired lobbyists close to President Donald Trump in hopes of derailing tribes. The strategy appears to be working.

VIDEO: Buena Vista Rancheria celebrates grand opening of long-awaited casino

VIDEO: Buena Vista Rancheria celebrates grand opening of long-awaited casino (May 21, 2019)

It took more than a decade but the Buena Vista Rancheria of Me-Wuk Indians finally achieved success.

Catawba Nation continues to see opposition to casino on homelands

Catawba Nation continues to see opposition to casino on homelands (May 21, 2019)

From religious groups to a rival tribe, the Catawba Nation is facing hurdles as it pursues a casino in North Carolina.

Catawba Nation asks Congress to fulfill promise in land claim settlement

Catawba Nation asks Congress to fulfill promise in land claim settlement (May 3, 2019)

The Catawba Nation is still seeking a brighter future, nearly three decades after settling its land claim against the United States.

Tejon Tribe finally sees action on long-awaited gaming development

Tejon Tribe finally sees action on long-awaited gaming development (May 2, 2019)

It's taking longer than expected but the Tejon Tribe is inching closer to a casino in California.

Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe welcomes movement on bill to protect homelands

Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe welcomes movement on bill to protect homelands (May 2, 2019)

The Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe is seeing progress on a bill to protect its reservation from being taken out of trust.

Ponca Tribe scores another decision in favor of gaming rights

Ponca Tribe scores another decision in favor of gaming rights (May 2, 2019)

The Ponca Tribe can engage in gaming on its trust land in Iowa, federal regulators ruled for a third time in the long-running saga.

Cowlitz Tribe debuts convenience store and gas station on gaming anniversary

Cowlitz Tribe debuts convenience store and gas station on gaming anniversary (April 22, 2019)

It's been two years since the Cowlitz Tribe opened its long-awaited gaming facility and business only continues to grow.

Catawba Nation homelands bill slated for first hearing on Capitol Hill

Catawba Nation homelands bill slated for first hearing on Capitol Hill (April 22, 2019)

The Senate Committee on Indian Affairs will take testimony on a bill that paves the way for a Catawba Nation casino in North Carolina.

Comanche Nation asks Supreme Court to hear dispute over rival tribe's casino

Comanche Nation asks Supreme Court to hear dispute over rival tribe's casino (April 8, 2019)

The Comanche Nation is trying to keep a dispute over a new Chickasaw Nation casino alive in the court system.

Catawba Nation faces more opposition to homelands bill thanks to Eastern Cherokees

Catawba Nation faces more opposition to homelands bill thanks to Eastern Cherokees (April 3, 2019)

Two tribes continue to battle about who has the right to engage in gaming in North Carolina.

Buena Vista Rancheria announces grand opening for long-awaited casino

Buena Vista Rancheria announces grand opening for long-awaited casino (April 2, 2019)

It's taken more than a decade and the Buena Vista Rancheria of Me-Wuk Indians is ready to celebrate.

Ponca Tribe remains confident after judge's ruling affecting new casino

Ponca Tribe remains confident after judge's ruling affecting new casino (March 29, 2019)

A new court decision doesn't undermine the Ponca Tribe's sovereignty or its gaming rights, Chairman Larry Wright Jr said.

Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe awaits action on bill to keep reservation in trust

Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe awaits action on bill to keep reservation in trust (March 28, 2019)

A bill to protect the homelands of the Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe continues to generate controversy on Capitol Hill.

Virginia gaming study bill becomes law as new betting machines arrive

Virginia gaming study bill becomes law as new betting machines arrive (March 25, 2019)

The state of Virginia has entered a new era, one in which the Pamunkey Tribe might open a casino.

Democrats plan to vote against homelands bill for Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe

Democrats plan to vote against homelands bill for Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe (March 25, 2019)

A bill to protect the homelands of the Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe is facing opposition from Rhode Island's delegation in Congress.

Catawba Nation predicts 'huge' economic impact with casino on homelands

Catawba Nation predicts 'huge' economic impact with casino on homelands (March 20, 2019)

Chief Bill Harris says a casino would be a 'game changer' for the Catawba Nation.

Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe welcomes movement on bill to keep reservation in trust

Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe welcomes movement on bill to keep reservation in trust (March 19, 2019)

The federal government hasn't taken a tribe's trust land out of trust since the termination era but it could happen in the Trump administration.

Ho-Chunk Nation ready to move forward with off-reservation casino

Ho-Chunk Nation ready to move forward with off-reservation casino (March 18, 2019)

'We're patient and persistent so whenever the approval process wraps up, we will be ready.'

Little River Band off-reservation casino faces opposition from fellow tribes

Little River Band off-reservation casino faces opposition from fellow tribes (March 18, 2019)

The Little River Band of Ottawa Indians is pursuing an off-reservation casino in Michigan but fellow tribes aren't happy about it.

'Sad': Catawba Nation fires back after Eastern Cherokees slam homelands bill

'Sad': Catawba Nation fires back after Eastern Cherokees slam homelands bill (March 18, 2019)

A war is erupting between the Catawba Nation and the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians over plans for a casino.

Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe no longer being financed by backer of stalled casino

Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe no longer being financed by backer of stalled casino (March 4, 2019)

The Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe continues to see setbacks as it battles the Trump administration in court.

Coquille Tribe brushes off criticism from rival amid long wait for land decision

Coquille Tribe brushes off criticism from rival amid long wait for land decision (March 1, 2019)

The Coquille Tribe isn't worried about a rival's attempt to derail a long-awaited casino decision in Oregon.

Pamunkey Tribe stands to gain with historic action on gaming in Virginia

Pamunkey Tribe stands to gain with historic action on gaming in Virginia (February 25, 2019)

Virginia's political world was rocked by scandals at the highest levels of government but lawmakers managed to pass a gaming bill.

Little River Band still waiting for Bureau of Indian Affairs to make decision

Little River Band still waiting for Bureau of Indian Affairs to make decision (February 25, 2019)

The Little River Band of Ottawa Indians was making progress. Then came the government shutdown.

Stephanie Bryan: Poarch Band of Creek Indians supports statewide vote on gaming

Stephanie Bryan: Poarch Band of Creek Indians supports statewide vote on gaming (February 25, 2019)

Will 2019 finally be the year of the lottery in Alabama? The Poarch Band of Creek Indians wants to know.

Coquille Tribe 'still very frustrated' with long wait for land decision

Coquille Tribe 'still very frustrated' with long wait for land decision (February 19, 2019)

It's been more four years since the Coquille Tribe started the land-into-trust process and there's still no word of a decision.

Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe faces new obstacle in bid to protect homelands

Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe faces new obstacle in bid to protect homelands (February 18, 2019)

The Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe is facing a familiar foe as it seeks to prevent its reservation from being taken out of trust by the Trump administration.

Enterprise Rancheria celebrates major milestone at long-awaited casino

Enterprise Rancheria celebrates major milestone at long-awaited casino (February 14, 2019)

It's only taken 17 years but the Estom Yumeka Maidu Tribe of the Enterprise Rancheria is finally going to open a casino.

Ho-Chunk Nation announces plans for expansion of gaming facility

Ho-Chunk Nation announces plans for expansion of gaming facility (February 5, 2019)

The Ho-Chunk Nation is looking to add a hotel, convention center and more gaming space to its facility in Madison, the capital of Wisconsin.

Aquinnah Wampanoag Tribe asserts role in gaming talks in Massachusetts

Aquinnah Wampanoag Tribe asserts role in gaming talks in Massachusetts (January 28, 2019)

The Aquinnah Wampanoag Tribe wants to be at the table as regulators in Massachusetts address the future of gaming.

Wilton Rancheria scores another win in long-running fight over homelands

Wilton Rancheria scores another win in long-running fight over homelands (January 25, 2019)

Opponents of the Wilton Rancheria are on the losing end of yet another ruling in federal court.

Pamunkey Tribe clears first hurdle with bill to authorize casino under state law

Pamunkey Tribe clears first hurdle with bill to authorize casino under state law (January 21, 2019)

The Pamunkey Tribe is seeing initial success with efforts to open a casino in Virginia.

Pokagon Band shares $1.56 million with hosts of casino in Indiana

Pokagon Band shares $1.56 million with hosts of casino in Indiana (January 17, 2019)

The Pokagon Band of Potawatomi Indians is helping the community as it celebrates a gaming milestone.

Pamunkey Tribe willing to operate gaming facility under state law

Pamunkey Tribe willing to operate gaming facility under state law (January 16, 2019)

Facing a long wait for a casino in the federal system, the Pamunkey Tribe is opening the door to other gaming options.

'Like dropping a bomb': Nansemond Indian Nation bashes another tribe's casino plan

'Like dropping a bomb': Nansemond Indian Nation bashes another tribe's casino plan (January 14, 2019)

The newly recognized Nansemond Indian Nation isn't happy about another tribe's plan for a casino in Virginia.

Democrats opposed bill to protect homelands of Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe

Democrats opposed bill to protect homelands of Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe (January 11, 2019)

Democrats from Rhode Island are making it clear that they do not #StandWithMashpee or with a tribe in their own backyard.

Wilton Rancheria slated to break ground on long-awaited gaming facility

Wilton Rancheria slated to break ground on long-awaited gaming facility (January 9, 2019)

The Wilton Rancheria is looking forward to another big year of achievements in California.

Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe welcomes introduction of homelands legislation

Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe welcomes introduction of homelands legislation (January 9, 2019)

The Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe is in danger of seeing its homelands taken out of trust for the first time since the termination era.

United Keetoowah Band dealt setback in pursuit of new casino

United Keetoowah Band dealt setback in pursuit of new casino (December 19, 2018)

The United Keetoowah Band of Cherokee Indians has been forced to look elsewhere for economic opportunities in Oklahoma.

Pamunkey Tribe finds welcoming host community for potential casino

Pamunkey Tribe finds welcoming host community for potential casino (December 19, 2018)

The Pamunkey Tribe is in talks to host a $700 million development in the city of Norfolk, Virginia.

Comanche Nation loses bid to derail rival tribe's casino

Comanche Nation loses bid to derail rival tribe's casino (December 17, 2018)

The Comanche Nation has been turned away by yet another federal court as another tribe's gaming empire continues to grow.

Ho-Chunk Nation sees support for off-reservation casino

Ho-Chunk Nation sees support for off-reservation casino (December 13, 2018)

The Ho-Chunk Nation is moving forward with a $405 million development in Beloit, Wisconsin.