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Tribal lawsuit reveals Sheriff threatened to block access to reservations

Lyndsay Winkley September 8, 2020 Lawsuit also sheds light on how quickly COVID-19 began affecting casinos

A lawsuit filed by one of the county’s tribes reveals that COVID-19 was already spreading among casino employees and patrons in the early days of the pandemic and that Sheriff Bill Gore, in an effort to get casinos to close their doors, threatened to restrict access to tribal lands.

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