Former Lummi Indian Business Council Chairman Darrell Hillaire, left, shakes hands with Lummi Chairman Tim Ballew II after Ballew announced in Lummi Council chambers Monday, May 9, 2016 that the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers denied a needed permit for a proposed coal terminal at Cherry Point.
Former Lummi Indian Business Council Chairman Darrell Hillaire, left, shakes hands with Lummi Chairman Tim Ballew II after Ballew announced in Lummi Council chambers Monday, May 9, 2016 that the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers denied a needed permit for a proposed coal terminal at Cherry Point. Philip A. Dwyer pdwyer@bhamherald.com
Former Lummi Indian Business Council Chairman Darrell Hillaire, left, shakes hands with Lummi Chairman Tim Ballew II after Ballew announced in Lummi Council chambers Monday, May 9, 2016 that the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers denied a needed permit for a proposed coal terminal at Cherry Point. Philip A. Dwyer pdwyer@bhamherald.com

Cherry Point victory shows treaty rights protect us all

May 14, 2016 12:01 AM