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Canada – BC Lottery looking at second Victoria casino

The BC Lottery Corporation has asked six local communities in Greater Victoria, British Colombia, if they would host a casino smaller than the existing property at View Royal’s. The six localities are Victoria, Esquimalt, Saanich, Oak Bay and the Esquimalt and Songhees First Nations. BCLC is looking at whether a second casino would be detrimental…

Canada – BC First Nations ready to defy the law with casino openings

A Canadian tribe is ready to ignore regulations and open as many unlicensed casinos as a protest against the government’s refusal to share revenues generated on unceded aboriginal lands. The tribe involved, BC First Nations, said it will defy provincial legislation following a proposal involving BC Lottery Corp. to build a $100m casino resort in…