December 2011


December 30, 2011 9:57 AM | Posted by Masse, Chris and Seffernick, Aubrey | Permalink

The Department of Justice issued an opinion letter on Friday, December 23, 2011, that reversed prior interpretation of the Wire Act and opened the door for on-line state lottery ticket sales.

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December 5, 2011 10:53 AM | Posted by Rice, David | Permalink
On November 28th the Department of the Interior announced proposed new rules that will "streamline the approval process for home ownership, expedite economic development and spur renewable energy development in Indian Country." read more
December 2, 2011 10:48 PM | Posted by Seffernick, Aubrey | Permalink
Ron Allen, Chairman of the Jamestown S'Klallam Tribe and chairman of the Washington Indian Gaming Commission, appears as a guest columnist in today's Seattle Times addressing some common misperceptions about tribal gaming. read more
December 1, 2011 3:43 PM | Posted by Jordan, James | Permalink
On November 15, 2011, the Washington Supreme Court published a case, (172 Wn.2d 506) involving the jurisdiction of tribal law enforcement over non-Indian drivers pursued on the reservation but stopped and detained just over the reservation's border. read more