Coushatta


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Coushatta:

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, indigenous people of North America whose language belongs to the Muskogean branch of the Hokan-Siouan linguistic stock (see Native American languages). They lived in S Alabama in the early 18th cent. and were members of the Creek confederacy. During the 19th cent.
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, Native North Americans.
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After a honeymoon to Playa Del Carmen, Mexico, the couple resides in Coushatta, Louisiana.
The Coushatta Tribe of Louisiana plans to add more than 400 rooms and 18 luxury suites, as well as a lobby bar, a retail shop and a coffeehouse, to its casino resort.
In the case of Alabama and Coushatta Tribes of Texas v.
"The lost tribe wanders no more: Indian gaming and the emergence of Coushatta self-determination." PhD diss., Arizona State University, 2007.
Those Indians, the Coushatta, didn't want another tribe cutting into their action.
Construction of ADA's new large scale AC production facility in Coushatta, LA remains on-schedule.
Journey to the west; the Alabama and Coushatta Indians.
The presence of a Coushatta variant (c.68A>C) on 1 chromosome, confirmed by sequencing, allowed a slight increase of Tm with both the probe matched to the HbC allele and the probe matched to the HbE allele (respectively 0.85 and 0.66[degrees]C).
The Coushatta listing, for example, says "See Alabama" (1220).
And in an August 2001 email, Jack Abramoff directed the Louisiana Coushatta tribe to reissue a $25,000 check made out to DeLay's ARMPAC, and redirect it to 60 Plus.
KEY MOMENT: In June 2003, Blunt co-signed a letter to Secretary of the Interior Gale Norton opposing the casino aspirations of the Jena Band of Choctaw Indians, whose operation would have competed with one run by the Coushatta Tribe of Louisiana, a client of lobbyist Jack Abramoff.