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Appeals Court Clears Way For Lansing Tribal Casino

An Indian tribe from the Upper Peninsula can finally move ahead with plans to build a $245 million casino in downtown Lansing.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/19/2013

Bones Found In 1981 Are Native American In Origin

Authorities have determined that human remains found in a mid-Michigan family’s yard in 1981 are Native American in origin and may be 1,000 or more years old.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/29/2013

Tribe Loses Court Decision Over Lansing Casino

A federal judge suddenly has put the brakes on plans for an American Indian casino in Lansing.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/06/2013

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Remains At Road Work Site IDed As Native American

Officials say human remains found at the site of a road resurfacing project in Michigan’s northeastern Lower Peninsula have been identified as being those of American Indians.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/08/2012

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Michigan Man Sentenced For Selling Eagle Feathers

A 21-year-old Manistee man has been sentenced to probation, community service and a $2,500 fine for illegally selling eagle feathers.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/03/2012

Attorney General Sues Over Lansing Casino

Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette is attempting to block plans for a $245 million American Indian casino in downtown Lansing.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/11/2012

Sault Tribe Members Approve Lansing Casino Plan

Members of the Sault Ste. Marie Tribe of Chippewa Indians have approved a proposal to seek federal permission to open a $245 million casino in downtown Lansing, the tribe announced Thursday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/04/2012

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Tribe Considers Recognizing Same-Sex Marriages

The Little Traverse Bay Bands of Odawa Indians’ tribal council is considering a constitutional amendment that would recognize same-sex marriages.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/21/2012

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Lansing City Council Gives OK To Proposed Casino

The Lansing City Council has voted to move forward with a proposed $245 million tribal casino in Michigan’s capital city.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/20/2012

Plans Call For Casino In Downtown Lansing

A $245 million American Indian casino in downtown Lansing could create about 2,200 jobs and help fund scholarships for area students, according to backers.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/23/2012

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