$100M Mich. Tribal Casino Proposal Moves To DOI For Review

Law360, New York (October 15, 2013, 2:14 PM EDT) -- Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder has pushed forward the Little River Band of Ottawa Indians' plans for a second casino in the state, sending the tribe's $100 million proposal to the U.S. Department of the Interior, according to a Saturday statement.

Snyder's approval of the project, which is proposed for a former racetrack site in Fruitport Township, means the DOI's Bureau of Indian Affairs can begin reviewing the Little River Band's fee-to-trust application for a casino. The project was touted Saturday as a possible economic boon for...
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