Tag Archives: revenue sharing

Gun Lake Casino Revenue Sharing News

From the Grand Rapids Press: WAYLAND TOWNSHIP — Local and state officials today are seeing their first big revenue-sharing payout from the opening of the Gun Lake Casino. Casino officials today were to announce a payment of $515,871 for local … Continue reading

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Fort Independence Survives Summary Judgment in IGRA Good Faith Suit

Here are the materials in Fort Independence Indian Community v. California (E.D. Cal.): California Motion for Summary J Fort Independence Motion for Summary J California Response Brief Fort Independence Response Brief California Reply Brief Fort Independence Reply Brief Fort Independence … Continue reading

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Huron Nottawaseppi Negotiates for Lower Revenue Sharing Rate with State

From Indianz: The Nottawaseppi Huron Band of Potawatomi Indians Indians signed an amended Class III gaming compact with Michigan Gov. Jennifer Granholm (D). The new agreement lowers the tribe’s revenue-sharing rate. In 2009 and 2010, the tribe will share 4 … Continue reading

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Op-Ed on Pokagon Band Revenue Sharing

From Indianz: “The release of $6.2 million in revenue sharing from the Four Winds Casino to local governmental units this month was welcome news. The schools, libraries, New Buffalo township and city, Berrien County, as well as the state of … Continue reading

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Pokagon Band Revenue Sharing Board News

From Michigan City News Dispatch: NEW BUFFALO, Mich. – The last position on the Local Revenue Sharing Board has been filled, moving it closer to being able to distribute some $5 million in Four Winds casino money to local units … Continue reading

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Suit over LTBB Revenue Sharing Payments

From Indianz: A lawsuit over the distribution of gaming revenues from the Little Traverse Bay Bands of Odawa Indians will continue but the parties reached an agreement over payments for this year. The tribe shares 2 percent of electronic gaming … Continue reading

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Pokagon Band Amended Compact Materials

Available here and here. Here are the amendment “highlights“:

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Pokagon Band Settles Revenue Sharing Dispute & Amends Gaming Compact

From the Business Review Western Michigan: Amendments to the Pokagon Band of Potawatomi Indians’s gaming compact will give the state an immediate $15 million and give the tribe the right to open limited satellite casinos in Hartford and Dowagiac, Gov. … Continue reading

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News Coverage re: Pokagon Revenue Sharing Dispute

From the South Bend Tribune: NEW BUFFALO — For the state of Michigan and local municipalities, the tribal Four Winds Casino Resort that opened a year ago in New Buffalo Township has a lot in common with the 1996 Tom … Continue reading

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GTB Revenue Sharing for the 1st Half of 2008

Here is the press release — 2-first-half-2008-press-release-07-30-08

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