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Articles of Interest

National Sacred Places Prayer Day Coming Up

On June 19, The Morning Star Institute, a national Native rights organization, will hold a respectful observance to honor sacred places, sacred beings, and all who care for them, and protect them from harm.

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Timing good for Chula Vista push for CSU campus

Chula Vista is doggedly moving forward with its decades-long effort to lure a four-year university to South County, hiring consultants to help. The obstacles remain high, but the city’s timing is good.

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La Jolla people and projects receive preservation awards

SOHO recognizes several La Jolla projects with 2015 'People in Preservation' awards

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Unceremoniously dumped

A long-controversial casino under construction in Jamul has found a new set of opponents: members of the tribe building it.

Local residents have been fighting against the casino for over a decade. More recent attempts to block the facility have included a 2013 lawsuit challenging the tribe's authority over the land, and another that charged environmental law violations.

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My Opinion Of Bad Actor Clauses Changed Thanks To The Viejas Band’s Attack On PokerStars

Sometimes negative political ads backfire. That is exactly what happened when I first heard a California radio advertisement sponsored by the Viejas Band of Kumeyaay Indians.

It was just over two years ago that I penned a column explaining why I felt that PokerStars shouldn’t receive a New Jersey interactive gaming license. It wasn’t a popular opinion, but I felt at the time that it was the correct one.

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