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Native Rights and Broken Promises

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Presented by Peter White Public Library at Peter White Public Library, Marquette MI

Feb 06 2018
Native Rights and Broken Promises

Building Love: Imagine

On Tuesday, February 6, 2018, the Peter White Public Library will present the talk, Native Rights and Broken Promises:  Early Mining Issues at 7:00 pm in the library’s Shiras room as part of its Building Love:  Imagine series of events.


Native People’s law attorney Rich Vander Veen will discuss the case of Charlotte Kobogom vs. Jackson Iron Company.  After signing a contract and promising Charlotte’s father that they would share the wealth from the iron ore he had found for them, the Jackson Iron Company reneged.  Promises made, promises not kept!  Not only will Rich present the

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