Oliver J. Semans

On October 10, my wife Barb and I were able to attend the oral arguments before the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals on the Mark Wandering Medicine versus Custer. Mr....

10/28/13
Paul Moorehead

In 1987, the Supreme Court decided California v. Cabazon Band of Mission Indians, holding that a state could not prohibit gaming conducted on Indian lands if it allowed similar games by other persons in the state....

10/25/13
Rob Capriccioso
8/30/13
When Kevin Washburn, Assistant Secretary for Indian Affairs at the Department of the Interior, last fall rejected a negotiated compact between the state of Massachusetts and the Ma...
Gale Courey Toensing
7/22/13
A federal appeals court has ruled that the slot machines leased by the Mashantucket Pequot Tribe from non-tribal businesses can be taxed...
Gale Courey Toensing
3/27/13
This year marks the 25th anniversary of the passage of the Indian Gaming Regulatory Act, the legislation that dramatically changed the economic landscape for tribal nations with ca...
Gale Courey Toensing
3/26/13
In the slowly recovering economy of 2011, Indian gaming grew enough to rise above its pre-recession level...
Gale Courey Toensing
3/23/13
Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe Chairman Cedric Cromwell and Massachusetts Gov...
Joe Valandra

I have been thinking about the “Indian Land problems” that continue to swirl around DC....

3/11/13
Matthew Ricchiazzi

Jack Abramoff went to prison on that charge. So did an aide to Tom DeLay. They conspired to defraud Indian Tribes of honest services....

2/20/13
Bryan Newland

Sunday officially marks the conclusion of President Obama’s first term in office—as well as the beginning of his second term....

1/19/13

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