2016 Fiduciary Duty News Stories

Bill John Baker: Cherokee Nation seeks justice for broken treaties (Indianz) 12/20/16

Colville tribes takes steps to distribute Ramah settlement (Gazette Tribune) 10/7/16

Southern Utes and U.S. reach settlement in $126M lawsuit (Cortez Journal) 10/4/16

U.S. reaches settlements with 17 tribes (Native News Online) 10/3/16

U.S. government to pay $492 million to 17 American Indian tribes (MPR) 9/27/16 (DOJ Press Release)

Judge finalizes $940M Ramah contract support costs settlement (Indianz) 1/21/16

BIA settlement closes; Alaska tribal groups net $100M (Alaska Public Media) 1/20/16



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