Glendale asks judge to close suit in casino flap — Arizona Republic

Glendale and its allies want to end one of the lawsuits they filed to block the Tohono O’odham Nation’s plans for a West Valley casino, but that hardly means the fight is over.

Glendale, the state, Valley tribes and the Tohono O’odham are mired in a complicated legal battle over the casino, with many related cases. And, even though the city has asked a judge to close this one case, it may choose to file a suit later about the same issue.

Glendale wants to exit a dispute between Glendale, the state, the Gila River Indian Community and the Department of Interior over whether the tribe may take land near Glendale into the reservation system.

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