MICHIGAN: Casinos Threatened

Carvlin, Elizabeth
January 2002
Bond Buyer;1/16/2002, Vol. 339 Issue 31305, p33
Trade Publication
Reports that a federal court panel in the U.S. has ruled the casino ordinance of Detroit, Michigan as unconstitutional. Amount of tax revenue brought in annually by casinos for the state and city; Details of the lawsuit filed in relation to the city's casino ordinance; Casinos favored for licensing in Detroit.


Related Articles

  • Casino operators lose in court.  // Estates Gazette;6/16/2007, Issue 724, p44 

    The article reports that the British Casino Association (BCA) has lost its high court battle to stop the development of Great Britain's first supercasino. The BCA claimed that British casinos would lose £120 million in annual profits if the government will license a supercasino at Sportcity...

  • Detroit Gets Casino Revenues. DEVITT, CAITLIN // Bond Buyer;8/29/2013, Vol. 385 Issue 33971, p1 

    The article focuses on the ruling made by a federal judge in the bankruptcy case of Detroit, Michigan which allows the city to access casino revenue of around 11 million U.S. dollars a month.

  • CASINO COMPACTS: Dairyland Greyhound Park, Inc. vs. James E. Doyle 2006 WL 1933358 (Wis., July 14, 2006).  // Native American Law Digest;Aug2006, Vol. 16 Issue 8, p4 

    The article reports on the affirmation of the Supreme Court of Wisconsin on the decision of the Circuit Court allowing the governor to continue to negotiate with tribes to amend or extend existing gaming compacts. The gaming compacts in question were originally developed in 1991 and 1992 and...

  • Kansas High Court Ruling Allows Casinos in Certain Zones. Watts, Jim // Bond Buyer;6/30/2008, Vol. 364 Issue 32909, p3 

    The reports on the ruling of the Kansas Supreme Court concerning the expansion of the state lottery act which will allow casinos in designated zones across the state. It reveals that the court had issued a unanimous ruling concerning the lottery expansion act. The court has ruled that the own,...

  • Tropicana Casino Is Free to Be Sold. Goldstein, Scot // njbiz;7/7/2008, Vol. 21 Issue 28, p2 

    The article reports on a ruling by a New Jersey appellate court which makes Tropicana Casino and Resort, the Atlantic City casino under state control, free to be sold. According to the ruling, state regulators acted properly in December 2007 by refusing a casino license for the owner of...

  • Lac Vieux Desert Band Won't Appeal.  // Native American Law Digest;Jun2005, Vol. 15 Issue 6, p10 

    The article reports on the decision of the Lac Vieux Desert Band of Lake Superior Chippewa Indians to not to appeal a court holding allowing three casinos in Detroit to proceed with plans to build permanent facilities. The tribe has reached a settlement with two of the casinos, Greektown and...

  • Ruling changes face of online gambling in South Africa. Bannister, Roy // International Gaming & Wagering;Jan2007, Vol. 28 Issue 1, p22 

    The article focuses on the ruling of the High Court of South Africa that reiterated the government's position that online gambling is illegal in South Africa. The case involved Piggs Peak Casino, the operator of a brick-and-mortar property in the Kingdom of Swaziland which also operates an...

  • Gambling Efforts in Ohio Advance With Court Ruling. Devitt, Caitlin // Bond Buyer;08/04/2009, Vol. 369 Issue 33160, p4 

    The article reports on the decision of the Ohio Supreme Court to reject a challenge to a ballot proposal that would allow casinos in the state's four largest cities. The effort to legalize casino gambling in the state advanced with this court ruling. According to Moody's Investors Service Inc.,...

  • Jury awards 'Cherokee' group $22 million in lawsuit vs. attorney. RIZO, CHRIS // Native American Times;9/19/2008, Vol. 14 Issue 87, p3 

    The article reports on the decision by a Texas jury to award the Sovereign Cherokee Nation Tejas more than $22 million in damages in their lawsuit against lawyer Frank Hernandez of Dallas. The lawsuit was filed against Hernandez, a former attorney general for the tribe, in relation to a plan to...


Read the Article


Sign out of this library

Other Topics