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It gave the Toledo Strip, plus some additional footage, to the soon-to-be State of Michigan. In the melee, Two stabbed Sheriff Wood with a pocketknife. Archived from the original on Even after the deal, legal battles between the states occurred periodically untilwhen it took a Supreme Court ruling to resolve claims to the waters of Lake Erie. Mason called for a constitutional convention to be held in May of that year despite Congress' refusal to approve an enabling act authorizing such a state constitution. Volume 2, Continental America, — Abridgment of the Debates of Congress, from to As part of this vision, it defined the southern border of the Michigan Territory by law as being a line extending east from the southernmost point of Lake Michigan until it reached Lake Erie. A resolution adopted in March had dismissed the area that Michigan was to receive as a "sterile region on the shores of Lake Superior, destined by soil and climate to remain forever a wilderness.