Category Archives: Michigan Indian

Federal Court Decides Little Traverse Bay Bands of Odawa Indians v. Whitmer [formerly Snyder]

Here is the order: 627-dct-order-1.pdf Briefs here. Case page here.

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Michigan Public Radio: “Grand Traverse Band tribal member appeals to UN for help getting compensation over broken 1885 treaty”

Here.

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Federal Court Dismisses Sault Tribe Member’s Treaty-Based Effort (from prison) to Save Structures Encroaching on State Land

Here are the materials in Macleod v. Moritz (E.D. Mich.): 4 First Amended Complaint 19 State Motion to Dismiss 23 Bellfy Motion to Intervene 25 State Opposition to Bellfy Motion 26 MacLeod Motion for Summary 27 MacLeod Opposition to MTD … Continue reading

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Profile of Pokagon Band Citizen Jordan Brewer Playing for Michigan in College World Series

Here is “Brewer Discusses Whirlwind of Success This Season, Support of His Tribe.”

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Allie Maldonado Book Signing at McLean & Eakin June 20

Here.

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Interlochen Public Radio: “Tribal citizens say harassment affects how they hunt, fish”

Here.  

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Sault Tribe Moves for Summary Judgment in Its Off-Rez Fee to Trust Claim

Here is the pleading in Sault Ste. Marie Tribe of Chippewa Indians v. Bernhardt (D.D.C.): 43 Sault Tribe MSJ Case tag here.

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Pokagon Peacemaking Discussion

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Anishinaabe Racial Justice Conference (KBIC) Introduction

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Community Forum: 40 Years after the Fox Decision (June 3, 2019)

Here (fox-decision-flyer.pdf):

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