Challenge it on what basis?Make no mistake. The sportfishermen and women of this state are on their way to getting screwed. The only way to protect ourselves is to support the one entity in the negotiations soley representing the sports fishery in Mi and that is the coalition. They are in the process of building a war chest to challenge the outcome in court if that gives you any idea on how they feel things are going. If you care about this subject you need to put your money where your mouth is. I have
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The Treaty gave the tribes the authority to do as they choose in their waters. End of story.
Unless of course we want to use the argument that the world is a much different place than it was in 1836 and therefore the Treaty is outdated and should be revoked or altered…..
That’s probably a pretty valid argument, but just keep in mind there are a few amendments in a document that’s even older that many in our society say the same thing about….. tread carefully.