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United States v. Sioux Nation of Indians, 448 U.S. 371 (1980), ...

wikipedia - 11 Sep 2016
United States v. Sioux Nation of Indians, 448 U.S. 371 (1980), was a United States Supreme Court case in which the Court held that: 1) the enactment by Congress of a law allowing the Sioux Nation to pursue a claim against the United States that had been previously adjudicated did not violate the doctrine of separation of powers; and 2) the taking of property that was set aside for the use of the tribe required just compensation, including interest.
united states v. sioux nation of indians

Legal Battles in America: Long, longer and longest

Communities Digital News - 28 Jan 2018
The legal battles of the Lakota Sioux Indians began in 1920. The issues involved have not yet been resolved. Known as the Black Hills Land Claim, this ongoing dispute between the Sioux Nation and the United States government involves ownership of land ...
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Iowa man collects America's past through advertising

SFGate (blog) - 27 Jan 2018
"But his Indian princess friend is a mystery to me." An advertisement for Ankle Deep Soda Pop led Canny to do some investigative work, the Sioux City Journal reported . "I was intrigued in Ankle Deep Soda because it was a David City, Nebraska-based ...
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Land Claims: An Indigenous People's History of the United States

In These Times - 12 Sep 2015
On July 23, 1980, in United States v. Sioux Nation of Indians, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that the Black Hills (Paha Sapa) had been taken illegally and offered $106 million dollars be paid in remuneration. The Sioux, maintaining that their land was ...
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Remember the Massacre at Wounded Knee

Jacobin magazine - 29 Dec 2016
(In 1980, the US Supreme Court ruled in United States v. Sioux Nation of Indians that the taking of the Black Hills, in fact, had broken the Fort Laramie Treaty and awarded the Sioux compensation. Although due to compound interest the total has risen ...
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7 history lessons that help explain tribal ND pipeline protests

kgw.com - 22 Nov 2016
This treaty with eight Native American nations drew boundaries in the Dakotas, Nebraska, Wyoming and Montana and offered safe passage to travelers on the Oregon Trail and the right of the U.S. to build roads and forts. The treaty has been ignored, but ...
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The Standing Rock Sioux Claim 'Victory and Vindication' in Court

The Atlantic - 15 Jun 2017
A federal judge ruled in favor of the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe on Wednesday, handing the tribe its first legal victory in its year-long battle against the Dakota Access pipeline. James Boasberg, who sits on D.C. district court, said that the U.S. Army ...
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White Supremacy ('Ascendancy') Is the Basis of US Federal Indian Law

Indian Country Today Media Network - 03 Sep 2017
One unique feature of nations called “Indigenous” is that their oppressors, such as the United States, are able to unilaterally define them in a subordinating manner. Indigenous nations have no effective means of preventing their oppressors from ...
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Indian Nations Law Update - November 2017 Selected court decisions

The National Law Review - 08 Nov 2017
In Moody v. United States, 2017 WL 4564503 (Fed. Cl. 2017), the Moodys entered into five, five-year farming leases with the Oglala Sioux Tribe, dealing exclusively with the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA). Although the Moodys had delivered a cashier's ...
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Dennis Banks, American Indian Civil Rights Leader, Dies at 80

New York Times - 30 Oct 2017
Mr. Banks and his Oglala Sioux compatriot Russell Means were by the mid-1970s perhaps the nation's best-known Native Americans since Sitting Bull and Crazy Horse, who led the attack that crushed the cavalry forces of Lt. Col. George Armstrong Custer at ...
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Sovereignty actors on the Cherokee Nation story at Arena Stage

DC Theatre Scene - 10 Jan 2018
When she's not writing plays about Native stories, she's on the front lines fighting for the sovereignty and tribal jurisdiction of Indian Nations (most recently for the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe as they fought against the construction of the Dakota ...
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Allergan: Creating Sovereign Immunity with Tribal Pass-Through

Patently-O - 08 Sep 2017
It appears that Allergan's attorneys have been working overtime. In a bold move, Allergan has transferred title to all of its Restasis patents to the Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe. I don't know if I'm laughing or crying, but there's not a dry eye in the ...

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