Ex-Chairman Of Michigan Indian Tribe Convicted Of Sex CrimesDerek Bailey's family and friends cried when they heard the verdict in the packed courtroom. The girl's supporters hugged.
Man Gets Maximum Sentence, 40 Years In Prison For Killing BoyA young man who killed a 4-year-old boy on a central Michigan Indian reservation has been sentenced to 40 years in federal prison, the maximum under his plea agreement.
Man Pleads Guilty To Killing 4-Year-Old BoyA man accused of killing a his girlfriend's 4-year-old son on a central Michigan Indian reservation admitted he delivered a fatal punch to the boy's head before burning his body.
Appeals Court Clears Way For Lansing Tribal CasinoAn Indian tribe from the Upper Peninsula can finally move ahead with plans to build a $245 million casino in downtown Lansing.
US Judge Breaks Up Charges In Case Of Slain BoyA federal judge has agreed to sever some of the charges against a man accused of killing a 4-year-old boy on an Indian reservation near Mount Pleasant.
Tribe Loses Court Decision Over Lansing CasinoA federal judge suddenly has put the brakes on plans for an American Indian casino in Lansing.
Trial Ordered For Man In Death Of Child On Indian ReservationA man will stand trial in the death of a 4-year-old boy whose badly burned remains were discovered outside a house on a Chippewa Indian reservation, north of Lansing.
Murder Charge Filed In Boy's Death On Indian LandAnthony Bennett has been in custody on another charge since Carnel Chamberlain's remains were found in June at a home on the Saginaw Chippewa Indian reservation.
Plans Move Forward For Proposed Lansing CasinoPlans for a $245 million American Indian casino in downtown Lansing are moving forward, with city officials announcing a land-purchase agreement with the Sault Ste. Marie Tribe of Chippewa Indians.
Attorney General Sues Over Lansing CasinoMichigan Attorney General Bill Schuette is attempting to block plans for a $245 million American Indian casino in downtown Lansing.
FBI Joins Search For Boy Missing From Mich. TribeThe FBI has joined an investigation into the disappearance of a 4-year-old boy from the Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe in mid-Michigan that authorities are calling "suspicious."
Police, Volunteers Search For Missing 4-Year-Old BoyPolice and volunteers are searching for a 4-year-old from the Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe who was reported missing by his family in mid-Michigan.