Minn. City's Suit Over Casino Revenue Deal Kept Alive

Law360, New York (December 19, 2013, 7:30 PM EST) -- A Washington federal judge on Wednesday kept alive a suit by the city of Duluth, Minn., challenging a National Indian Gaming Commission decision that invalidated a revenue sharing contract with the Native American tribe operating a casino within the city.

U.S. District Judge Colleen Kollar-Kotelly denied the NIGC's motion to dismiss the suit concerning the Fond-du-Luth Casino run by the Fond du Lac Band of Lake Superior Chippewa. Duluth had sued the NIGC arguing that the agency improperly invalidated a revenue sharing agreement between the tribe...
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