The Pojoaque Pueblo is throwing tomahawks that are legal the state of the latest Mexico more than a lightweight they feel is perhaps not being negotiated in good faith (Image: Pojoaque Pueblo Realty)
It's no secret that the negotiations that are compact American Indian tribes and states concerning casinos and other gambling facilities is contentious during the best of times. On the one hand, states in many cases are reluctant partners who desire to get the maximum amount of benefit that is financial possible without allowing tribes to offer unrestricted gaming on their land. Meanwhile, the tribes are often unhappy about having to negotiate at all to create development that is economic land that is supposed become their own.
That's a pretty description that is good of relationship between New Mexico and the Pojoaque Pueblo tribe of Native Americans. At this time, the 2 sides are operating under a compact that can last until 2015 june. However with that agreement operating out in about 18 months, negotiations are underway to strike a new bargain and the Pojoaque Pueblo doesn't think the state is dealing in good faith.
That's why the tribe has decided to sue the continuing state over the failure in negotiations. According to the Pojoaque Pueblo, their state federal government as well as in particular, Governor Susana Martinez's administration happens to be trying to get a tax that is illegal (mais…)