Category Archives: Michigan Indian

Saginaw Chippewa Disenrollees’ Suit Dismissed

Here is the order in Cavazos v. Zinke (D.D.C.): 16 DCT Order Briefs here.

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NYTs: “Shutdown Leaves Food, Medicine and Pay in Doubt in Indian Country”

Here, featuring the Sault Ste. Marie Tribe of Chippewa Indians.

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Vice: “Native American Women Are Being Sold into the Sex Trade on Ships Along Lake Superior”

Here.

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Call for Papers — “On Indian Ground: Northern Woodlands”

Here: call-for-proposals-on-indian-ground-northern-woodlands.pdf Chapter proposal due December 15, 2018.

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JoAnne Cook: “Water Is the Essence of Life”

Here, on the FLOW site. An excerpt: The Anishinaabek, who are the Indigenous people from the Great Lakes area, are born with an innate sense of our connection to everything around us. We feel the connection between us and all … Continue reading

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GTB Press Release: “Grand Traverse Band of Ottawa and Chippewa Indians Implements Authority to Prosecute All Persons, Including Non-Indians, for Domestic Violence”

Here: Peshawbestown, MI – During a legislative session today, the Tribal Council of the Grand Traverse Band of Ottawa and Chippewa Indians (GTB) enacted amendments to the Domestic Violence Ordinance authorizing tribal police and justice officials to investigate and prosecute … Continue reading

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Michigan Tribal-State-Federal Judicial Forum @ Gun Lake Tribal Court

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Michigan Radio: “‘We’ve never had justice’: How the Supreme Court rigged land deals against native people”

Here. An excerpt: “In many ways, it’s almost like gaslighting,” Wenona Singel says of the Johnson v. M’Intosh case. “You’re learning about … certain rights that are associated with property rights … knowing all along that these rights have not … Continue reading

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News Article on New Pokagon Justice Center

Here is “Pokagon Band starts $25M building project.”

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MSU Voice on Campus Talks — Fletcher Talk Tomorrow @ Lunch

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