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Tribes Sue Oklahoma Governor Over Casino Gaming Dispute

Tribes Sue Oklahoma Governor Over Casino Gaming Dispute

Cherokee Nation News
January 24, 2020

OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. — Three tribes filed a federal lawsuit today against Oklahoma Gov. Kevin Stitt in an effort to end a long-simmering dispute over their casino-gaming compacts.  The Cherokee, Chickasaw and Choctaw Nations filed the lawsuit in...

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Oklahoma governor hires law firm in tribal gambling battle

Oklahoma governor hires law firm in tribal gambling battle

Cherokee Nation News
January 24, 2020

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma Gov. Kevin Stitt announced Friday the hiring of an out-of-state law firm to represent him in his ongoing dispute with Native American tribes over casino gambling.Stitt hired Seattle-based Perkins Coie to advise his offic...

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Stitt reportedly using funds from gaming to pay law firm

Stitt reportedly using funds from gaming to pay law firm

Cherokee Nation News
January 24, 2020

OKLAHOMA CITY – In response to the Cherokee, Choctaw and Chickasaw nations filing a lawsuit to determine whether the casino gaming compact with the state has renewed, Oklahoma Gov. Kevin Stitt is reportedly using funds generated by tribal gaming to h...

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4th tribe to join lawsuit against Oklahoma governor

4th tribe to join lawsuit against Oklahoma governor

Cherokee Nation News
January 24, 2020

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — An Oklahoma-based Indian tribe unanimously approved a $500,000 supplemental appropriation for expenses related to the lawsuit against Gov. Kevin Stitt over his claim that the state's gaming compacts have expired.The Muscogee (Cre...

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Food that has ‘sustained for generations’

Food that has ‘sustained for generations’

Native American News
January 23, 2020

‘alter-Native: Kitchen’ from Independent Lens by Native filmmaker Billy Luther highlights three Indigenous chefs Award-winning documentary filmmaker Billy Luther, Dine’, has recently released the latest in his alter-Native YouTube docuserie...

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Tribal Nations Working Together: Everyone Wins

Tribal Nations Working Together: Everyone Wins

Native American News
January 22, 2020

Last week, the Match-E-Be-Nash-She-Wish Band of Pottawatomi Indians (Gun Lake Tribe) and the Nottawaseppi Huron Band of Potawatomi Indians (Huron Potawatomi), announced they co-invested in the purchase of McKay Tower, an iconic 18-story buil...

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Body of Crow Teen, Selena Faye Not Afraid, Found by Search Team

Body of Crow Teen, Selena Faye Not Afraid, Found by Search Team

Native American News
January 22, 2020

HARDIN, Mont. — Big Horn County Sheriff Lawrence C. Big Hair announced that the body of Selena Faye Not Afraid was found by the Department of the Interior search team on Monday morning. The 16-year-old teen went missing on New Year’s Day when s...

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 Tribal Business Briefs - Week of Jan. 20, 2020

Tribal Business Briefs - Week of Jan. 20, 2020

Native American News
January 22, 2020

Casino The Pamunkey Indian Tribe on Friday announced plans to develop a $350 million casino resort in Richmond, Va. and another in Norfolk, according to a report by the Associated Press. In a statement, the Pamunkey Tribe said it purchased three ...

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Cherokee Nation honors 4 veterans in January

Cherokee Nation honors 4 veterans in January

Cherokee Nation News
January 20, 2020

TAHLEQUAH – The Cherokee Nation honored four veterans, three of them brothers, with Medals of Patriotism at the Jan. 13 Tribal Council meeting. Jack Crittenden, 86, of Tahlequah; Roger Jennings, 70, of Stillwater; Stephen Jennings, 78, of Pryor;...

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