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Mike Tribble: Anishinaabe Treaty Warrior Remembers
Back in 1974 two Lac Courte Oreilles Ojibwe men, Mike and Fred Tribble, got busted for spearfishing on Chief Lake in northern Wisconsin. They claimed the right to spearfish under treaties signed with the United States in 1837, 1842, and 1854. They were eventually vindicated by the US Supreme Court in Mille Lacs v. Minnesota in 1999.