Glendale, Peoria leaders react to court’s casino-land decision

The casino has been redesigned to fit in architecturally with its surroundings, namely University of Phoenix Stadium. / Courtesy of Hnedak Bobo Group

By Sonu Munshi

The Arizona Republic

Glendale and Peoria leaders this week reacted to the 9th Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals decision that upheld a plan to create a reservation near the border of the two cities.

The decision is a win for the Tohono O’odham Nation, which wants to build a resort and casino near 95th and Northern avenues.

The southern Arizona tribe still must seek separate federal approval to allow gambling there.

Glendale, the Gila River Indian Community and state leaders have not indicated whether they will appeal the reservation decision, either requesting another hearing in the 9th Circuit or petitioning the U.S. Supreme Court.

Arguing a case before the high court could cost hundreds of thousands of dollars.

Continued:

 

 

Share this!

Additional Articles

Get Our Twice Weekly Newsletter!

* indicates required

Rose Law Group pc values “outrageous client service.” We pride ourselves on hyper-responsiveness to our clients’ needs and an extraordinary record of success in achieving our clients’ goals. We know we get results and our list of outstanding clients speaks to the quality of our work.

News Categories
September 2012
M T W T F S S
 12
3456789
10111213141516
17181920212223
24252627282930