Homer A. Mandoka & Dennis V. Kequom
9/25/13

Indian country is all too familiar with the perils of taking cases before the U.S. Supreme Court. Even under the best legal circumstances, the high court has repeatedly handed down staggering losses that impact the most sacred issues to Indian country....

Gale Courey Toensing
9/26/13
An increase in Indian gaming revenues in 2012 of almost three percent offers “economic encouragements” for Indian country, according to the National Indian Gaming Commission (NIGC)...
Gale Courey Toensing
9/25/13
Tracie Stevens (Tulalip Tribes), who is leaving the chair of the National Indian Gaming Commission after completing a three-year term, talked to Indian Country Today Media Network ...
ICTMN Staff
9/19/13
The Navajo Nation Washington Office is deeply saddened by the loss of Chastity Bedonie, a citizen of the Navajo Nation and a long time resident of Washington, D.C...
ICTMN Staff
9/18/13
Chastity Bedonie was committed to improving the lives of Native Americans. She walked on Sunday, September 15 at the age of 39...
Gale Courey Toensing
5/1/13
The Federal Bureau of Investigation raided the Shinnecock Indian Nation reservation early this morning and conducted a search of the tribal Gaming Authority’s offices and the home ...
Gale Courey Toensing
12/3/12
On the eve of President Obama’s 4 th Annual White House Tribal Nations Summit, there is still time for a legislative solution to Indian country’s top priority: fixing the U.S...
Gale Courey Toensing
10/5/12
National Indian Gaming Commission (NIGC) Chairwoman Tracie Stevens proudly reported at the 2011 Global Gaming Expo (G2E) that the commission was “new and improved.” This claim came...
Jack Duran
9/27/12

Recently, the California Governor, Jerry Brown, authorized the Class III gaming compacts of two landless tribes, the North Fork Rancheria of Mono Indians and Estom Yumeka Maidu (Enterprise Rancheria), who had petitioned the state to operate tribal gaming facilities outside of their traditional re...

Gale Courey Toensing
7/27/12
Tribal leaders sent three clear messages to the Senate Committee on Indian Affairs at a hearing on Internet gaming: They want Congress to enact federal legislation that will provid...

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