Cobell Lawsuit & Settlement

Cobell team holding meetings across Indian Country for settlement





The plaintiffs in the Indian trust fund lawsuit are holding meetings across Indian Country to explain the $3.4 billion settlement that was signed into law last year.

The schedule for this week follows:
February 2, 9:00 a.m.
Morongo Band of Mission Indians
Morongo Tribal Chambers
12700 Pumarra Road
Banning, CA 92220

February 2, 1:00 p.m.
Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians
Agua Caliente Casino Resort Spa-Cahuilla Room
32250 Bob Hope Drive
Rancho Mirage, CA 92270


February 2, 4:00 p.m.
Ho-Chunk Nation
HCN Executive Building Cafeteria
W9814 Airport Road
Black River Falls, WI 54615

February 3, 9:00 a.m.
Lac Courte Oreilles Tribe
LCO Casino Convention Center
13767 W County Hwy B
Hayward, WI 54843

February 3, 4:00 p.m.
Bad River Band of Lake Superior Chippewa
Bad River Casino Convention
U.S. Highway 2
Odanah, WI 54861

February 4, 9:00 a.m.
Fond du Lac Band of Lake Superior Chippewa
Fond du Lac Elderly Nutrition Center
1720 Big Lake Road
Cloquet, Minnesota 55720

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