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Luther Strange seeks ban on bingo machines at Alabama Indian casinos

Alabama Attorney General Luther Strange has asked the federal agency that oversees Indian gambling to bar slots-like electronic bingo machines from the state’s Indian casinos.

But officials with the National Indian Gaming Commission, as well as Gov. Robert Bentley, have said that such a ban could occur only if the state outlawed all forms of bingo, paper included.

Luther Strange has asked the federal agency that oversees Indian gambling to ban slots-like electronic bingo machines from the state’s Indian casinos.

But officials with the National Indian Gaming Commission, as well as Gov. Robert Bentley, have said that such a ban could occur only if the state outlawed all forms of bingo, paper included. Continue reading

Did You Know…

Three-fourths of gaming Tribes devote all of their revenue to Tribal governmental services, economic and community development, to neighboring communities and to charitable purposes and do not give out per capita payments to individual tribal members.
-Quick Fact