Jett Terminated From CPN, Lawsuit Filed
Senate 17 Candidate Files Lawsuit In Tribal Court Against CPN and Chairman "Rocky" Barrett
August 6, 2020
State Senate Dist. 17 candidate Shane Jett of Shawnee filed a lawsuit in the District Court of the Citizen Potawatomi Nation Monday, Aug. 10, listing John "Rocky" Barrett, Chairman of the Citizen Potawatomi Nation, and the Citizen Potawatomi Community Development Corporation (CPNCDC) Board of Directors, as defendants.
In documents sent to The Countywide & Sun, Jett said he was terminated without due process after expressing his opposition to a proposed mask ordinance at the Shawnee City Commission meeting held on July 8.
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