Richmond Legally Barred From Conducting Third Casino Referendum

The Richmond City Council and its mayor, Levar Stoney, desperately sought to become home to a commercial casino. Voters in the Virginia capital city, however, twice voted against the local government’s proposed casino project. Now, the city is legally prohibited from putting forward another ballot question about a casino. Richmond voters rejected two casino resort…

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Casino Shooting Suspects Caught After High-Speed Chase

Three fleeing suspects wanted for the shooting of two victims at Washington State’s Little Creek Casino were nabbed by cops on Wednesday afternoon. Washington State’s Little Creek Casino, pictured above. Two victims were shot at the casino’s garage. (Image: TripAdvisor) After shots were fired in the Shelton, Wash. gaming property’s parking garage just before 3…

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Lottery Jackpots Draw Attention to Stalled Alabama Gambling Legislation

The combined Mega Millions and Powerball jackpots of $1.9 billion have people in Alabama crossing state lines in search of winning tickets. That’s because Alabama’s constitution bans lotteries and gambling. The jackpots for the Mega Millions and Powerball lottery draws are approaching a combined $1.9 billion. Alabama residents who want to take their shot at…

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US Supreme Court to Determine Seminole Online Sports Betting Outcome

The United States Supreme Court will presumably determine the ultimate fate of the Seminole Tribe’s Class III gaming compact that it struck with Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis (R) in 2021. Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis and Seminole Tribe of Florida Chairman Marcellus Osceola Jr. smile after signing the tribe’s updated Class III gaming compact on May…

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Catawba Nation Acquires Nine Acres for Bewildering $40M

The Catawba Nation has acquired 9.4 acres of land in Kings Mountain, North Carolina, next to the Tribe’s temporary casino facility for a staggering $40 million. The transaction was completed last month, according to county property records, with the seller being Kings Mountain Land Development Partners, LLC. The temporary Catawba Two Kings Casino in North…

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Excitement Builds as Choctaw Landing Announces Grand Opening Date for Boutique Casino Resort in Oklahoma

Choctaw Landing, a $238 million project from the Choctaw Nation in Oklahoma, has set an opening timeline for its boutique casino resort, located in Hochatown. Construction on Choctaw Landing is pictured in December 2023. The $238 million casino resort is expected to soon be finished and ready for business. (Image: Choctaw Nation) Choctaw Landing will…

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