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Seminole Tribe of Florida v. Florida
Citation:517 U.S. 44 (1996)
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The Semiole Tribe sued the state of Florida, alleging that Florida refused to negotiate for inclusion of certain gaming activities in a tribal-state compact, as required by Florida under the Indian Gaming Regulatory Act. Florida did not consent to the lawsuit.
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