NM Tribe Can Keep Casinos Open For Now, US Atty Says

Law360, New York (July 1, 2015, 5:05 PM EDT) -- The Pueblo of Pojoaque can continue operating its two New Mexico casinos even though its gaming compact has expired, the top federal law enforcement official in the state said Tuesday, saying it was in the public's interest to continue the status quo while litigation on the compact continues.

U.S. Attorney Damon P. Martinez said in a statement that he had decided not to bring an enforcement action against the Pueblo while litigation pends before the Tenth Circuit between the state of New Mexico, the U.S. Department...
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