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Rep. Eric Descheenie details his legislation Jan. 31, which would bar publicly funded stadiums, civic centers and similar facilities from displaying any name or logo that any one of the state’s 22 tribes finds ``disparaging.’’ Howard Fischer/Capitol Media Servcies

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Native lawmaker asks for law forbidding derogatory sports logos and names of Native tribes to be used on signage and displays

A Native American lawmaker wants a new state law to forbid the display of any name or logo of any sports team at any publicly funded stadium if any of the state’s 22 tribes finds it “disparaging.’’