Tag Archives: Seneca Nation of Indians
- New York demands arbitration to resolve Seneca casino impasse
September 8, 2017
New York’s governor has unleashed his lawyers in the hope of bringing a speedy end to the state’s casino dispute with the Seneca Nation of Indians. On Thursday, attorneys acting under orders of Gov. Andrew Cuomo filed papers demanding a binding arbitration process to resolve the dispute with the tribe,...
- New York threatens Senecas’ Niagara Falls casino monopoly
August 22, 2017
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is threatening to end the Seneca Nation of Indians’ casino exclusivity in Niagara Falls unless the tribe resumes revenue-sharing payments with the state. In March, the Senecas announced that its three upstate casinos in Buffalo, Niagara Falls and Salamanca would stop remitting a 25% share...
- Senecas to stop sharing slots revenue with New York on April 1
March 23, 2017
The Seneca Nation of Indians has decided to stop sharing its casino revenue with the state of New York, effectively picking the scab off an old tribal-state wound that had only just begun to heal. On Wednesday, the Senecas announced that their three upstate casinos in Buffalo, Niagara Falls and...
- New York, Seneca tribe finally agree to deal
June 14, 2013
All is now well between the state of New York and the Seneca Nation of Indians after the two sides finally agreed to a deal after a long and drawn out dispute involving the latter's casino payments to the state. But after intense negotiations between the two parties this week,...
- NY state, Seneca tribe negotiating on deal to end dispute
June 13, 2013
The long and drawn out dispute between the state of New York and the Seneca Nation of Indians could be coming to a conclusion after reports indicated that both sides are making progress towards an agreement that would put the squabbling between the two sides to bed. Seneca President Barry...
- Gov. Cuomo warns Seneca tribe: I will “bid out your area” if dispute isn’t settled
April 5, 2013
New York governor Andrew Cuomo is "very serious" about his plans to put a state-owned casino in Niagara Falls, thereby negating the Seneca Nation of Indians "exclusivity franchise" in Western New York unless the latter reaches an agreement with the state in arbitration. Speaking to a group of reporters and...
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