of California is evicting two families to make way for a new hotel
at its casino.
The tribe removed Madeline Miller, a non-Indian, and her family from the
property on Tuesday, The Redding Record-Searchlight reported. The tribe agreed
to relocate her trailer but she disputed whether she was properly served with an
"I'm not Native American; I'm full Italian. But I know California law,"
Miller told the paper.
The tribe is also evicting an Indian family, the Foremans, from their home
on the property. The Foremans were removed from the rolls in 2004.
The tribe is spending $40 million to build an 84-room hotel an outdoor
swimming pool, an arcade, a fitness center and a 3,929-square-foot spa at the Win-River Casino
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