Tag Archives: Michigan Indian treaty rights

Article About the Little Traverse Reservation Boundary Case

Links: Detroit Business article by Tom Beaman, previous posts

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News Commentaries on Little Traverse Reservation Boundaries Case

LTBB Chair Gina Gasco-Bentley: “Tribe seeks to protect own, not control others” Lance Boldrey: “Tribe seeks to reshape governance of region” More details on Little Traverse Bay Bands of Odawa Indians v. Snyder (W.D. Mich.) here.

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IPR Profile on American Indian Treaty Rights in Michigan

Interlochen Public Radio continues its excellent profiles of northern Michigan history with “Looking Back: The Fight For American Indian Fishing Rights,” profiling Arthur Duhamel. Here’s my contribution: The urgency was about more than fish. The federal government had ignored the … Continue reading

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Faith in Paper Panel

Dr. Charles Cleland Marc Slonim, Kathryn Tierney, Francis McGovern, Bruce Greene

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“Faith in Paper,” First Spring Speakers Event on January 15th at 2pm

No registration necessary. We hope to see you here:

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Charles Cleland’s New Book: “Faith in Paper: The Ethnohistory and Litigation of Upper Great Lakes Indian Treaties”

Charles Cleland’s heavily anticipated new book (Univ. of Michigan Press website here) is now available! I’ve read the first few chapters and it’s wonderful. Here is the book blurb: Faith in Paper examines the reinstitution of Indian treaty rights in the … Continue reading

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MSU NAISO Talk — Prof. Fletcher on Michigan Indian Treaty Rights — TONIGHT 7:00 PM

MSU NAISO will host a talk on Michigan Anishinaabek treaty rights tonight at 7 PM. The talk will be held at the MSU College of Law in Room 325.

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Primer on Exercising Inland Treaty Rights

This is a great resource developed and published by Olson Bzdok and Howard. Public Rights to Fish and Hunt on Lakes and Streams: A Primer for Michigan’s Indian Tribes Also, here.

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