Tag Archives: State of Michigan

Register to Vote in Michigan

Here is the link for a Michigan Voter Registration Application. It is a PDF file and can be filled out right on the computer. Voter applicants will then have to print out the form and sign it.  Please read the … Continue reading

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LTBB Revenue Sharing

From the Petoskey News Review: New casino revenue sharing approach planned By Ryan Bentley News-Review Staff Writer A more specific framework has been crafted for how Little Traverse Bay Bands of Odawa Indians casino proceeds should be shared with the … Continue reading

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Representations of Michigan Indians in the Press

Nick Reo’s recent post on online posts written in response to the Inland settlement reminded me of a dissertation by Scott G. Sochay, “Newspaper Images of Native Americans: Michigan Newspaper Coverage of Treaties and Compacts Affecting Indians in the Territory … Continue reading

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The Keno Case

In State of Michigan v. Little River Band of Ottawa Indians et al., the State is suing LRB and LTBB for violation of the gaming compacts requirement that the tribes share revenue from their gaming operations — LTBB Compact & … Continue reading

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Mich. DNR to Hold Public Meetings on Indian Settlement

From the Ironwood Daily Globe: “The Michigan Department of Natural Resources has planned a series of nine public meetings to discuss the recent Treaty of 1836 agreement on hunting, fishing and gathering rights that pertains to five Michigan Indian tribes.”

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