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'Good day to be Indigenous': High court ruling cheered

 


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:

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Minnesota Lt. Gov. Peggy Flanagan, White Earth Nation

"SCOTUS reaffirmed what we’ve always known: Treaties are the supreme Law of the Land."

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