four tribes urge the courtroom to sue over gambling pacts


Law360 (Feb. 23, 2021, 9:56 p.m. EST) – The Cherokee, Chickasaw, Choctaw, and Citizen Potawatomi nations urged a DC federal judge not to dismiss their lawsuit because the Oklahoma governor has been illegally gambling pacts with four since the dispute Tribes formed agreements have negatively impacted their gaming revenues.

The four tribes sued Oklahoma Governor Kevin Stitt and the federal government for an official statement that – as required by Indian Gambling Act – the governor was not properly authorized to enter into gambling agreements with the Comanche Nation, Otoe-Missouria Tribe, received from Indians, United Keetoowah Band of Cherokee Indians, and Kialegee Tribal Town.

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