Tag Archives: Little River Band of Ottawa Indians

Federal Court Holds Little River Band Cannot Prosecute Tribal Member Crimes on Tribe-Owned Fee Land Outside of Indian Country

Here are the materials in Kelsey v. Pope (W.D. Mich.): 1 Kelsey Habeas Petition 13 LRB Response to Habeas Petition 16 Kelsey Reply 30 LRB Supplemental Memorandum 31 Kelsey Response 35 MJ R&R 36 LRB Objection 39 Kelsey Reply 41 … Continue reading

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3rd Midwest Peacemaking Conference — Little River Band — June 11-13, 2014

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Update in Little River Off Reservation Casino Proposal

Here, from LRB: Little River Band of Ottawa Indians Ogema Larry Romanelli made a surprise announcement at the tribe’s Fall Membership meeting shortly before 2 p.m. this afternoon. He announced that Michigan Governor Rick Snyder has agreed to let the … Continue reading

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Little River Band Ottawa Signs Two More Collective Bargaining Agreements with Unions

For Immediate Release (October 6, 2013) Manistee, MI ​ COLLECTIVE BARGAINING AGREEMENTS COMPLETED UNDER TRIBAL LAW Deepening a five year relationship under the labor law of the Little River Band of Ottawa Indians, the United Steelworkers Union and the Manistee, … Continue reading

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Little River Ottawa Seeks Associate Legislative Counsel

Here: Associate Legislative Counsel

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Little River Band Ottawa Job Posting — General Counsel, Executive Legal Department

Here: General Counsel

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Little River Band Ottawa Attorney Job Posting

Position: General Counsel, Executive Legal Department (Full Time – Contractual) Summary: This position is responsible for providing legal counsel, guidance, and direction to the office of the Ogema and the Executive Branch of the Little River Band of Ottawa Indians … Continue reading

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Little River Band Ottawa Passes Resolution in Support of Idle No More

For Immediate Release LRBOI Supports First Nations Treaty Rights and ‘Idle No More’ (resolution: LRB — Idle No More) (1.10.13Manistee, MI) The Tribal Council of the Little River Band of Ottawa Indians has adopted a resolution of international consequence supporting … Continue reading

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Release: Third Collective Bargaining Agreement Signed at Little River Band of Ottawa Indians

Third Collective Bargaining Agreement Signed under Tribal Law The Little River Casino Resort and the United Steelworkers Union have entered into a collective bargaining agreement covering the Resort’s EVS Bargaining Unit.  This is the third collective bargaining agreement entered into … Continue reading

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Michigan Public Radio Environment Report on LRB’s Role in Preserving the Pine Marten

Here (with photos). Nearly a hundred years ago a small animal that most people have never heard of was wiped out of the northern forest. In the mid-1980’s, wildlife biologists reintroduced the pine marten in two locations in the Lower … Continue reading

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