Tag Archives: national indian gaming commission
- NIGC probes UEG’s sketchy tribal online gambling deals
May 22, 2017
The sketchy developer behind efforts to launch an online gambling site for Oklahoma tribal groups is reportedly being investigated by the National Indian Gaming Commission (NIGC). On Monday, The Oklahoman reported that the NIGC was looking into the 2014 demise of an online gambling deal between the Cheyenne and Arapaho...
- NIGC refutes online operator’s approval claims; PokerTribe’s gay porn connection
October 21, 2016
The National Indian Gaming Commission (NIGC) is publicly refuting claims that it approved a tribal operator’s online gambling and daily fantasy sports (DFS) operation. Earlier this week, the Las Vegas-based Atlantis Gaming Corporation (AGC) issued a press release claiming it had “obtained approval from two federal agencies for its refinement...
- Tribal gaming posts largest year-on-year revenue gain in a decade
July 21, 2016
Tribal casinos reported nearly $30b in gaming revenue last year while posting their largest year-on-year revenue gain in a decade. Figures released Tuesday by the National Indian Gaming Commission (NIGC) show tribal gaming revenue of $29.9b in 2015, up 5% from 2014’s numbers, which were up only 1.5% from 2013’s...
- U.S. Indian gaming revenue up 1.5% in 2014
July 28, 2015
The U.S. tribal gaming industry posted $28.5b gross gaming revenue last year, marking the fifth consecutive year of growth since 2009. The National Indian Gaming Commission (NIGC) has released data showing the Indian gaming industry revenue up 1.5% to $28.5b in 2014 compared to $28b last year. “Overall, the Indian...
- California casino remains closed on judges orders
October 30, 2014
A California casino in the middle of a contentious internal power struggle between a handful of tribal groups has been ordered by a federal judge to remain closed after the conflict turned into an armed confrontation. U.S. District Judge Lawrence J. O'Neill issued the ruling, forcing the Chukchansi Gold Resort...
- “Economic encouragement” as US tribal gaming hits revenue record in 2012
July 24, 2013
Tribal gaming operations in the United States saw gross gaming revenue rise 2.7% to $27.9b in 2012, according to figures released this week by the National Indian Gaming Commission (NIGC). Tracie Stevens, NIGC chairwoman, reported that the improved revenue total represents a new record for the tribal gaming sector and...
Aquinnah Wampanoag win fight over Martha’s Vineyard casino
April 11, 2017