Tag Archives: New Mexico
- Pojoaque Pueblo folds in years-long gaming compact battle with New Mexico
August 4, 2017
After years of fighting, leaders of the Pojoaque Pueblo tribe has relented to a new gambling compact with the state of New Mexico. The tribe has been locked in a disagreement with Gov. Susana Martinez’s administration ever since its old gambling compact for its casinos located north of Santa Fe...
- Opposition grows to New Mexico casino free play revenue demand
June 27, 2017
Tribes are up in arms over the New Mexico government's plan to claim tens of millions of dollars in back revenue from their casinos. Santa Fe New Mexican reported that three pueblos have joined forces to block the New Mexico Gaming Control Board’s plan to impose a $40 million penalty...
- Judge allows state to go after vendors dealing with Pojoaque Pueblo casinos
February 20, 2017
A New Mexico judge has dealt a major blow to Pojoaque Pueblo's gambling operations. U.S. District Judge James Browning sided with Gov. Susana Martinez and the state gaming board, allowing Martinez's administration to go after vendors who do business with the tribe's casinos on grounds that Pojoaque Pueblo and the...
- House stops bill aimed at boosting New Mexico Lottery
February 17, 2016
A proposal aimed at shoring up New Mexico's struggling lottery scholarship program was halted in the House. The House Ways and Means Committee voted 5-8 on a “do-pass” motion on Senate Bill 180 Tuesday, which halted the bill’s progress. The legislation, approved by the Senate on a 29-12 vote last...
- State of casino affairs: Wynn gets crucial consent for Everett casino, group wants casino gambling at Neb. horse tracks, and NM tribe appeals dispute ruling
September 30, 2015
It’s all systems go for Wynn’s Everett casino. On Monday, Wynn Resorts announced that it has received unanimous approval from the City of Everett Planning Board for the $1.7 billion casino resort. The board’s approval is a critical step for Wynn Resorts, since it will allow the casino resort to...
- Tropicana picks Ruby Seven for social casino; Play4Fun launches in New Mexico
April 23, 2015
New Mexico’s Route 66 Casino Hotel has become the latest brick-and-mortar joint to launch Scientific Games Corporation’s Play4Fun Network social casino product. The Albuquerque-based Laguna Development Corporation’s Route 66 launched the Williams Interactive-powered Play4Fun website this week. Mobile versions of the social casino are expected to launch this summer for...
Zynga buy four Harpan Solitaire games for $42.5m
March 17, 2017
Betfred hops on social casino bandwagon with Betfred Social
March 22, 2017
PokerStars release Jackpot Poker on Steam to mixed reviews
April 13, 2017