Tag Archives: Susana Martinez
- Judge sides with state in dispute over Pojoaque Pueblo’s gaming compact
April 28, 2017
Gov. Susana Martinez's administration scored a win against the Pojoaque Pueblo after a federal appeals court junked the tribe's appeal to negotiate a gambling compact with the U.S. Interior Department instead of the state government. The tribe and the state of New Mexico failed to negotiate a new compact before...
- Gov. Martinez signs new 22-year gaming compact with NM tribes
April 14, 2015
New Mexico moved one step closer to finalizing a new gaming compact between the state and Native American tribes after Governor Susana Martinez signed a bill that will allow tribal casinos to remain in operation for another 22 years. The compact was approved last month by the Legislature and now...
- Committee proposes New Mexico-tribe gambling compact
February 25, 2015
The new gambling compact proposed by New Mexico Gov. Susana Martinez’s administration and five Indian tribes—Pueblos of Jemez and Acoma, the Navajos, Jicarilla Apache and the Mescalero—was presented to state legislators on Tuesday. The revamped state-tribal agreement, if approved, would allow up to four new Indian casinos in the next...
- Pojoaque tribe’s gaming compact in New Mexico comes under fire
August 11, 2014
New Mexico Governor Susana Martinez’s administration sued the federal government to prevent the Interior Department from approving a new gambling compact for the Pojoaque Pueblo tribe and imposing it on the state. Martinez's office filed the lawsuit in Thursday at Federal District Court in Albuquerque. According to the governor, the...
- US Interior Department allow Indian tribe casino move; Larger Downs casino at New Mexico state fairgrounds is approved
December 21, 2011
The US Department of the Interior - responsible for the management and conservation of most federal land and natural resources - has given the go-ahead for an Upper Peninsula Indian tribe to move its casino to Michigan. Assistant Secretary, Larry Echo Hawk, approved an application on Tuesday which will see...
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