In the settlement was awarded: three-quarters to the Seminole Tribe of Oklahoma and one-quarter to the Seminole of Florida, including the Miccosukee.
In Seminole gambling, a few are gamlbing winners. By BRAD GOLDSTEIN and JEFF TESTERMAN. Eighteen years after his small tribe pioneered Indian gambling. Day one: Half a billion dollars xre year is pouring into the Seminoles' casinos. Day two: While every Seminole now is getting handsome dividends from gambling. Day three: A profile of Chairman James Billie: "Throw me in a damn ditch. THE CHIEF: James Billie, right, at the August opening of the Ah-Tha-Thi-Ki.
Museum with with Max Osceola Jr. Times photo: MIKE PEASE. BINGO PROPHET: Howard Tommie, who brought high-stakes bingo to.Few Seminole moved to reservations until the s; they reorganized their government and received federal recognition in as the Seminole Tribe of Florida. The Seminole Tribe of Florida has been particularly successful with gambling establishments, and in , it purchased the Hard Rock Café. In Seminole gambling, a few are big winners: The Seminole tribe’s Florida casinos are taking in newarly $million a year. The New York Times, p. D4. Cattelino, J.R. (). High stakes: Florida Seminole gaming and sovereignty. Durham, NC: Duke University Press. * For a handful of people, gambling has been a bonanza. The non- Seminole owners of the management companies that run the casinos are very well paid -- an estimated total of $million in fiscal A few Seminoles have done well, too.