Cherokee Tribal Court Dismisses Former TGC Commissioners’ lawsuit

CBSJC attorney, Scott Jones, represented Principal Chief Lambert and the executive branch of the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians, in a Cherokee Tribal Court hearing that involved the contentious issue regarding the removal of three former Tribal Gaming Commissioners for improper acts in their positions. After arguments by the lawyers at the hearing, the court dismissed the lawsuit.

Reporters Scott McKie B.P. and Robert Jumper, of Cherokee One Feather, cover the story in more detail: https://theonefeather.com/2016/05/former-tgc-commissioners-lawsuit-dismissed/         

For further coverage of the initial hearing in front of Tribal Council, see: http://www.smokymountainnews.com/news/item/17382-gaming-commissioners-argue-for-their-jobs-back