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Navajo Nation v. United States

Citation: 32 ELR 20028
No. No. 00-5086, 263 F.3d 1325/(Fed. Cir., 07/24/2001)

The court reverses a lower court's decision holding that even though the United States breached a fiduciary obligation to a Native American tribe, the United States did not have a trust relationship with the tribe that rendered the breach actionable and subject to monetary damages....

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