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Supreme Court To Decide If Nearly Half Of Oklahoma Belongs To Native

Supreme Court To Decide If Nearly Half Of Oklahoma Belongs To Native

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The "Cherokee Strip" in Oklahoma Territory, ...

Half the Land in Oklahoma Could Be Returned to Native Americans. It Should Be.

Commentary: Half the land in Oklahoma could — and should — be returned to Native

Democracy in America

Oklahoma Indian Territory question to be heard by Supreme Court, stemming from murder appeal | KFOR.com

Top Court Mulls Stripping Oklahoma Authority in Indian Territory - Bloomberg

This map, courtesy of the Muscogee (Creek) Nation, shows counties over which

Supreme Court considers return of Native land; Oklahoma panics over jurisdiction

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How One Murder Could Reshape Oklahoma. The Supreme Court may declare that half ...

Many Native Americans worry that Supreme Court justice candidate Brett Kavanaugh could work to restrict tribal

Garrett Epps

Half the land in Oklahoma could be returned to Native Americans. It should be. - The Washington Post

The Grisly Murder Case That Could Turn Half of Oklahoma Back Into Tribal Lands | The New Republic

Supreme Court: Should Eastern Oklahoma Be Considered An Indian Reservation?

Murder on American Indian land? Supreme Court weighs fate of convicted killer, tribal reservation borders - ABC News

Lisa Blatt, a private attorney representing the state of Oklahoma, argues before the U.S.

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... (Creek) Nation pose with John Tahsuda, third from left, for the signing of one of the tribe's land-into-trust applications in Oklahoma on May 4, 2018.

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... thanks to a group of Native lawyers, almost half of the entire state of Oklahoma could very soon go back to the people it was meant to belong to.

"Former Indian Reservations in Oklahoma" as originally defined by IRS Notice 98-45 issued in 1998, based on suzerain Indian territories that existed before ...

Members of Muscogee Creek Nation in the courtroom for argument in Carpenter v. Murphy (Art Lien)

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Life, tribal sovereignty at forefront of Oklahoma case before U.S. Supreme Court | News | tulsaworld.com

An 1897 map showing that nearly half of the modern-day state of Oklahoma was designated as Indian Territory.

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Ian H. Gershengorn for respondent

Supreme Court decision on Oklahoma reservation case to be issued in 2019 | KFOR.com

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Supreme Court considers return of Native land; Oklahoma panics over jurisdiction - IndianCountryToday.com

Supreme Court hears arguments on Oklahoma jurisdiction in ‘Indian territory’

Cherokee Delegates

Trump Threatens to 'Devastate Turkey Economically' if It Attacks Kurds

[ILLUSTRATION PROVIDED/U.S. SUPREME COURT] Photo - This U.S. Department of the Interior map, published in 1900, shows Oklahoma

American Indian boarding schools

Library of Congress

An old Oklahoma murder case spotlights tribal sovereignty

Congress votes to end blood quantum requirement, applies to five tribes

Cultural assimilation of Native Americans

PHOTO: A detail of the 1790 Treaty of the Muscogee Creek Nations and the United

Today, the United States Supreme Court hears oral arguments in Carpenter v. Murphy, a case that will determine whether the Creek Nation's reservation in ...

Lisa S. Blatt for petitioner

Patrick Dwayne Murphy is being held in the Oklahoma State Penitentiary in McAlester, according to the state's Department of Corrections.

Justin Wingerter

Ian Gershengorn, the attorney representing convicted murderer Patrick Murphy, appears Tuesday before the U.S. Supreme Court. [Sketch by Megan Ross, ...

Half the land in Oklahoma could be returned to Native Americans. It should be. - The Washington Post

John Ross and Major Ridge

The US government should cede territory back to Native Americans | Timothy Snyder | Opinion | The Guardian

Native American recognition in the United States

Art: Broken Promises by J.D. Challenger

The Oklahoma State Capitol in Oklahoma City

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg shows 'no evidence of remaining disease,' Supreme Court says

Native American identity in the United States

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Elizabeth Warren

Riyaz A. Kanji for Muscogee Creek Nation

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Cherokee Nation Faces Scrutiny For Expelling Blacks

A c. 1724 English copy of a deerskin Catawba map of the tribes between Charleston (left) and Virginia (right) following the displacements of a century of ...

The bombing of the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building in Oklahoma City was one of the deadliest acts of terrorism in American history

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Map of Indian Territory (Oklahoma) 1889. Britannica 9th edition.

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Native American identity in the United States

Both Territories ceased to exist November 16, 1907, when the State of Oklahoma became effective.

Native American identity in the United States

On game days, the State Farm Center in Champaign, Illinois, radiates – from the gleaming hardwoods of center court, to the mango hue of the seats ringing ...

The Cathedral of Our Lady of Perpetual Help in Oklahoma City

Supreme Court again takes no action on DACA, leaving policy in effect for now

A 1911 ad offering 'allotted Indian land' for sale

The US government should cede territory back to Native Americans | Timothy Snyder | Opinion | The Guardian

Map featuring traditional Osage lands by the late 17th century in the states of northwest Arkansas

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Seminole warrior Tuko-see-mathla, 1834

Supreme Court allows transgender military ban to go into effect

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The Dust Bowl sent thousands of farmers into poverty during the 1930s

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Congressman stands by statement on Cherokee heritage

The United States and Native Americans, 1776–1860[edit]

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