Learn, Practice, Play Baccarat
Learn, Practice, Play Blackjack
Learn, Practice, Play Slots
Learn, Practice, Play Poker
Learn, Practice, Play Video Poker
600 Nations Casino

Fort Sill Apaches withdraw bingo machines from NM casino

Play Free Slots, Video Poker, Roulette ...   No sign-up. 300+ Slots and Casino Games! Select Practice Play or Real Play at BOVADA. US Players Welcome 0
June 16, 2008 ;

DEMING, NM - The electronic bingo machines installed at the unopened casino off Interstate 10 near Deming will be removed and returned to Oklahoma. The Fort Sill Apache Tribe of Oklahoma had leased the machines from the Citizen Potawatomi Nation of Oklahoma, who want them back now that the casino was stopped from opening by the National Indian Gaming Commission.

Chairman Jeff Houser of the Fort Sill Apaches said tribe continues to pursue a casino on their New Mexico property. They purchase the 30-acre parcel in 1998 and the land was taken into federal trust for the tribe in 2002. However, last month the National Indian Gaming Commission advised the tribe it had no legal basis to open a casino on it.

As a result the Fort Sill Apaches have filed a lawsuit in federal court in Oklahoma asking the federal government to grant reservation status to their New Mexico land. If successful the tribe believes they will then have the legal basis to open their casino.

Return to New Mexico Casinos.

Favorite Casino Best Slots

by 500 Nations players

A World-Class Casino! *Best Slots, Blackjack, Table Games, Sports Book.

Play 300 Free Games
No Sign-up | No Download
$3,000 Welcome Bonus
100% Match Redeem 3X
$3,000 Slots Bonus
100% Match Redeem 3X
Bet Sports - Live Odds
Get 50% Welcome Bonus
See All Promotions
Member benefits & promos.
Ignition Poker Room
US Players Welcome

Rev up your action with this fully loaded Poker Room and hundreds of casino games!

Join Bovada Join Bovada
500 Nations is an independent directory and information service free of any gaming operator's control and not affiliated with any casino.
Warning: You must ensure you meet all age and other regulatory requirements before entering a casino or placing a wager. There are hundreds of jurisdictions in the world with Internet access and hundreds of different games and gambling opportunities available on the Internet. Do not assume that Internet gaming sites are in compliance with the rules and regulations of every jurisdiction from which they accept players. YOU are responsible for determining if it is legal for YOU to play any particular game or place any particular wager under the laws of the jurisdiction where you are located.