'Good day to be Indigenous': High court ruling cheered
July 10, 2020
Thursday's McGirt v. Oklahoma decision lit up Native Twitter
Indian Country Today
In a close decision, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled Thursday in favor of the Muscogee (Creek) Nation in recognizing its treaty-defined borders.
The 5-4 ruling was hailed as a win for sovereignty, and is being celebrated by many in Indian Country. Here's a look at what people are saying:
Minnesota Lt. Gov. Peggy Flanagan, White Earth Nation
"SCOTUS reaffirmed what we’ve always known: Treaties are the supreme Law of the Land."