Proposition 48, To Permit Vegas-Style Indian Casino In Central Valley, Trailing With 30% Of Vote Counted
A Native American tribe’s plan for a Las Vegas-style casino in the Central Valley nearly 40 miles from its reservation was trailing with a third of the votes counted on Tuesday evening.
A federal judge has closed a Central California casino after an armed standoff between tribal factions caused many gamblers to flee with chips left on the tables.
The state Senate has approved an agreement with a Northern California Indian tribe that plans to build a casino in Sonoma County.
A state audit has revealed that local governments are misappropriating millions of dollars from casino-operating Indian tribes that are supposed to address the negative effects of gambling.
The future of a proposed $1 billion Indian casino on Richmond’s waterfront was thrown into doubt after last Tuesday’s election, when voters rejected Measure U.