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Federal judge dismisses Billie lawsuit against tribe
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MONDAY, MAY 5, 2003

A federal judge in Florida dismissed Jim Billie's lawsuit against the Seminole Tribe.

Billie sought reinstatement as chairman or a chance to run for office.

The tribal council formally removed him from his duties in March and also said he doesn't qualify for re-election because he lives off-reservation.

Get the Story:
Ruling blocks ousted Seminole Chairman James Billie's return (The South Florida Sun-Sentinel 5/3)

Relevant Links:
Seminole Tribe - http://www.seminoletribe.com

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