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US treaty with Native Americans put to test in Supreme Court salmon case

WASHINGTON: A nearly two-decades-long legal battle over road culverts which impede salmon migration reaches the Supreme Court on Wednesday, in a case which tests historic treaties signed between the United States and Native American tribes.

Its origins date back to the expansion of the American West in the mid-19th century at the expense of its indigenous peoples.


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