Tribe Ordered To Pay Rent For Minn. Casino Operations

Law360, New York (October 9, 2013, 7:06 PM EDT) -- A federal Minnesota judge on Tuesday ordered a Native American tribe to pay up to $10.3 million in back rent to a local city, rejecting arguments that the tribe had overpaid in the past and that the National Indian Gaming Commission disapproves of the deal.

Judge Susan Richard Nelson denied the Fond du Lac Band of Lake Superior's motion for relief to get out of paying money the city of Duluth claims was owed to it between 2009 and 2011. The case was on remand from...
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