The operation of casinos on Native American lands has mushroomed into one of the largest gaming sectors in the world since the 1988 Indian Gaming Regulatory Act, with annual revenues now surpassing $30bn.

GamblingCompliance helps industry suppliers understand tribal gaming’s unique regulatory environment, while allowing tribes and their advisors to monitor key legal cases and understand the opportunities and challenges presented by emerging offerings like online wagering and sports betting.

Economists are warning that expanded gambling proposals now under discussion in several US states will have to clear tough financial hurdles, as well as political and regulatory ones, if they are...
A push by Connecticut lawmakers to ban smoking at the state’s two tribal casinos has Mohegan Sun threatening sweeping retaliation in the most serious blowup between the powerhouse gambling resorts...
As California's government teetered on the brink of insolvency earlier this year, state politicians threw a lifeline to another imperiled entity - horse racing. But in the scramble to compete with...
Charitable bingo parlours in California are preparing last gasp legal motions to stay in business after a federal appeals court threw out a lower court order barring the state from shutting them...
A crushing state tax burden and after-the-fact tinkering with the deal have contributed to the collapse of the Aqueduct racino plan, designed to create a powerhouse gambling venue right in New York...
Hammered by the economic downturn and plunging tax revenues, California is leading a growing number of US states which are exploring whether tribal objections can be overcome as they seek to...
The Florida Senate's Regulated Industries Committee has approved a far-reaching Senate proposal to expand gambling across the state, bringing the prospect of a new Seminole gambling compact closer.
The Mashpee Wampanoag tribe is scrambling to keep alive its dreams of opening a new Foxwoods-style gambling resort in Massachusetts in the wake of a potentially devastating US Supreme Court decision.
Gamblers from across the Northeast, who helped fuel the rise of the giant Mohegan Sun and Foxwoods casinos, have dramatically scaled back their spending at the two Connecticut resorts amid the...
State gambling regulators across the US are being forced to take on more work, even as they find their staff and budgets frozen or slashed amid the economic downturn.
A handful of dingy bingo parlours operating in California are riling tribal casinos, provoking two legal battles and stirring worries about potential multi-million dollar consequences for state...
Texas lawmakers are set to consider a number of proposals to allow casino gambling in Galveston and restore tribal gaming in the state. But while investment to repair the devastation of a recent...
Fully-fledged casino gambling may get a second chance in Rhode Island, with a pair of top lawmakers calling for a state-wide referendum on the issue three years after a similar proposal was shot...
The ambitions of dozens of Indian tribes have been severely constrained by a new Supreme Court ruling that could restrict the US federal government’s scope to permit tribes to set up casinos away...
Seneca Gaming Corp, the operator of three casinos in western New York state, was doubly battered by bad weather and the economic slump in January. The tribe recorded an $11.4m drop in first quarter...
The debt-burdened US casino industry now stands to benefit from substantial tax concessions on debt buyback that have been included in President Obama’s economic stimulus bill. The $787bn recovery...

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