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Winemakers have banded together to fight off plans for a "Las Vegas-style casino" in the heart of California's Napa Valley

May 19, 2014

Leaders of the Mishewal Wappo tribe are currently in the process of suing the US in a bid to restore their "federal status", lost under a 1958 statute which affected small tribal groups in California, which would allow the tribe to "pursue economic development", and potentially build the casino, without the need for community approval.