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.

The US debt-rating agency Moody’s has painted a stark picture of its financial concerns over default risk in Indian Country. While the tribal gaming market’s focus on local business sees Indian...
A much-watched proposal that could bring about the introduction of...
Pennsylvania’s fast-growing gambling sector has run into a patch of heavy political turbulence, with an array of proposed slot and casino venues now in jeopardy amid rising criticism by elected...
After years of threats and debate, the Bush Administration has now put into effect a strict, 25-mile rule when evaluating proposals by tribes to open up new gambling venues off their traditional...
Connecticut’s two giant casinos, the crown jewels of the tribal gaming sector, are cutting jobs amid the economic downturn. The belt tightening by Foxwoods and Mohegan Sun mirrors the downturn...
Florida’s Supreme Court has ruled that Governor Charlie Crist exceeded his authority when he negotiated a compact last year that let the Seminole tribe offer Class III games including blackjack and...
A major US union has run into a roadblock in its national drive to organize dealers and other casino workers. Despite winning six union representation votes at four Atlantic City gambling venues,...
The New Jersey Casino Commission agreed last week to restart the process to find a buyer for the Tropicana Casino in Atlantic City, having themselves forced the issue of a sale by denying the...
A PricewaterhouseCoopers report says the US tribal gaming industry will...
Rhode Island officials have fired the opening legal salvos in a landmark US Supreme Court case challenging a federal decision to allow a local Indian tribe to convert land holdings into sovereign...
The federal commission that oversees Indian gaming has scrapped plans for a broad overhaul of Class II gambling machines, a move that threatened to wipe out thousands of jobs and hundreds of...
After appearing to slam the door shut on off-reservation casinos, is the Bush Administration reopening it, albeit just a crack? That is the question being asked by some gaming industry observers...
The California Senate yesterday approved legislation that would prohibit Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger from negotiating gambling deals with Indian tribes that do not have federally recognized land on...
The US Department of the Interior has announced it intends to take 254 acres of land into trust for the Federated Indians of Graton Rancheria.
At the Canadian Gaming Summit held in Montreal last week, a panel of experts met to discuss comparisons of the state of aboriginal gaming in Canada and the US. While 2007 saw Kahnawake's Mohawks...
A prominent anti-gambling group, MichGO, last week lost its case against the Match-E-Be-Nash-She-Wish Band of Pottawatomi Indians, also known as the Gun Lake Band, to prevent then building a new...

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