Band chairman exonerated by FDL tribal council
April 29, 2022
The censure hearings against Fond du Lac Band of Lake Superior Chippewa chairman Kevin Dupuis ended Monday with a meeting of the Reservation Business Committee. In a meeting open to band members in person and online, the RBC voted 3-2 that the accused chairman answered the questions to the council’s satisfaction. There will be no further proceedings, stated the band’s chief judge, Henry Buffalo, who was the presiding official for the hearing.
Fond du Lac secretary/treasurer Ferdinand Martineau originally made the motion to censure Dupuis at the Jan. 28 Minnesota Chippewa Tribal Executiv...