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Synonyms for Chippewa

a member of an Algonquian people who lived west of Lake Superior

the Algonquian language spoken by the Ojibwa

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As one of the participating First Nations, Chippewas of the Thames has begun the internal consultation and legal work to examine how a self-regulatory system might balance public health priorities while growing its economy.
Though not legally required to divest themselves of the remains, the university worked with the Saginaw Chippewa Indian tribe to do just that in a manner that was culturally respectful.
Jody Kechego said Chisholm was motivated to settle for a lesser amount than was due to the Chippewas of the Thames out of self-interest, as he personally wanted to receive payment for his services in short order, adding that he should have continued the negotiation process even if that meant that he might not have reached a settlement during his career.
Gina McGahey, Dorothy French, Mark French, and other Chippewas of the Thames community members and Elders helped to put together the proposal to the healing foundation in 1999.
The Wisconsin crisis was rooted in a January 25, 1983, opinion of a three-judge panel of the United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit, a case known as Lac Courte Oreilles Band of Lake Superior Chippewa Indians et al.
Fewer than 10,000 Chippewas now live on half a dozen small reservations in the northern third of Wisconsin.
Casino Rama is located in Orillia, Canada on the Chippewas of Mnjikaning First Nation land.
Nick Deleary, one of the instructors, introduced speakers from the Union of Ontario Indians (UOI), the Chippewas of the Thames and St.
Many lawyers who represent First Nations believe no Canadian court will ever displace third parties that hold title to disputed land, but the Chippewas of Sarnia and their lawyer, Earl Cherniak of Toronto, still believe they can persuade a court their title to the city land is valid.
NASDAQ:PENN) announced today that the Chippewas of Mnjikaning First Nation has consented to the change of control of CRC Holdings, Inc.
The Chippewas of the Thames First Nation have partnered with the Southwest Ontario Aboriginal Health Access Centre (SOAHAC), and sanofi-aventis Canada, a pharmaceutical company, to establish a four-season community greenhouse adjacent to the SOAHAC medical clinic of Munsee, Ont.
While admitting that part of the city of Sarnia is on land improperly carved away from the Chippewas of Sarnia's reserve, the Ontario court of appeals still rejected the First Nation's claim that it still holds title to the land.
As previously announced, the Chippewas of Mnjikaning First Nation (the "Chippewas") have not approved the change of control of CRC.
But, instead of approaching the coming spring with enthusiasm, the Chippewas of Nawash are worried.
NASDAQ:PENN) announced today that the Chippewas of Mnjikaning First Nation (the "Chippewas") has not approved the change of control of CRC Holdings, Inc.