NM Urges Judge To Deny Tribe’s TRO Over Gambling Pact

Law360, New York (October 1, 2015, 7:32 PM EDT) -- The state of New Mexico on Thursday urged the federal judge overseeing a case brought by the Pueblo of Pojoaque over the need for a new gaming compact to deny the tribe’s request for a temporary restraining order, saying it’s unnecessary and that the suit should be dismissed.

In a memorandum in opposition to the tribe’s request, the state argued that it had not sent third-party casino vendors letters warning against working with the Pueblo, as the tribe asserted in its TRO request and its attempt...
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