Oklahoma tribe allowed to intervene in Arkansas casino suit
February 5, 2021
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — The Arkansas Supreme Court is allowing an Oklahoma-based tribe to intervene in a lawsuit by a Mississippi company over a casino license in Pope County.
The court on Thursday overturned a prior ruling by Circuit Judge Tim Fox and allows Cherokee Nation Businesses of Catoosa, a subsidiary of the Cherokee Nation, to intervene in the lawsuit, the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette reported.
Fox previously denied the tribe permission to intervene in the legal action by Mississippi-based Gulfside Casino Partnership against the state's Department of Finance and Administration an...