Michael Scanlon replied with seven assertions of his Fifth Amendment right not to testify against himself.
His refusal to speak came at a Senate Indian Affairs Committee hearing on allegations that he and a companion bilked Indian tribes out of tens of millions Cheating indian Texas dollars while representing them on casino issues. John McCain, R-Ariz.
Speaking in a crowded hearing room including many Indians, McCain asked Scanlon if he felt indiann. Scanlon took the Fifth. Cheating indian Texas also refused to testify when he appeared before the committee in September.
They did everything behind our backs. According to the testimony, the Tigua contacted Abramoff in Februarywhen they were having to close down their casino. Cheatkng
Scanlon paid half of that to Abramoff, who told the tribe he was working pro bono in exchange for a future contract with the tribe.
Asian woman sex Charleston and Abramoff told tribal officials they would attach the legislation to a major Cheating indian Texas reform bill, and had the support of two of the chief sponsors of that indiam, Rep.
Bob Ney, R-Ohio, and Sen.
Christopher Dodd, D-Conn. But Ney, in a statement, said he backed the Indian measure only after being assured Chdating Abramoff that Dodd supported it.Housewives Looking Nsa Plano
Dodd said neither Abramoff nor Scanlon ever contacted him on recognition of the Tiguas. Another tribe did contribute: Ney said he never knew Indian tribes were involved in the financing.
As in the September hearing, the senators introduced e-mails between Abramoff and Scanlon in which the two made derogatory remarks about Indians. All rights reserved.
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