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Deadline for 2nd installment of Cobell Indian settlement passes

March 2, 2013 in The Daily Republic

GRAND FORKS, N.D. Friday was the deadline for American Indians to apply for their share of the second installment of the Cobell settlement with the federal government, a $3.4 billion redress of faulty U.S. handling of Indian lands and money over many years.
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Woman challenges $3.4B Cobell Indian settlement in Supreme Court

August 22, 2012 in The Daily Republic

HELENA, Montana (AP) A woman who challenged a $3.4 billion settlement between the U.S. government and Native American land trust beneficiaries is asking the Supreme Court to take up her case. Continue Reading