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Cobell v. Salazar - Wikipedia


Cobell v. Salazar is a class-action lawsuit brought by Native American representatives in 1996 against two departments of the United States government: the ...

Cobell v. Salazar Class Action Website


Cobell v. Salazar Class Action Lawsuit. ... have made especially meritorious contributions to the security of national interests of the United States, to world peace ...

The History Behind the Cobell Case - Native American History


In Cobell v. ... Kempthorne and its current name, Cobell v. ... plaintiffs, it has been called the largest class action lawsuit against the United States in US history.

Restoring the Public Trust: Cobell v. Jewell and Beyond | CLE ...


Jul 16, 2014 ... Cobell v. Jewell resulted in the largest class-action settlement against the federal government in U.S. history. Cobell stemmed from more than a ...

Government Settles Indian Trust Fund Suit | Cultural Survival


After 13 years of litigation and 122 years of waiting, the United States government is finally paying Native Americans ... The $3.4 billion settlement of the Cobell v.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) | U.S. Department of the Interior


Are Cobell Settlement checks issued by JP Morgan Chase Bank, and not the U.S. Treasury, valid? ... Am I eligible to receive a Cobell Settlement payment if I received a payment .... Protecting America's Great Outdoors and Powering Our Future.

Elouise Cobell - Cobell v. Salazar Class Action Website


Oct 18, 2011 ... In Remembrance of Elouise Cobell, who passed from complications with .... Elouise remained driven by the belief that America is a place where ...

Cobell v. Norton, 283 F. Supp. 2d 66 – CourtListener.com


2d 1, 8 (D.D.C.1999) ("Cobell V"). Section 5 of the Dawes Act provided that "the United States ... will hold the land thus allotted, for the period of twenty-five years,  ...

Cobell v. Salazar, et al. - US Department of Justice


Government's Opposition to Cobell Plaintiff's Petition to the Supreme Court for a Writ of Certiorari to the United States Court of Appeals for the District of ...

Two Shields v. United States, USCFC; Indian Law Bulletins, National ...


Feb 6, 2015 ... Specifically, defendant argues that plaintiffs' claims were subsumed by the Cobell class action suit FN4 against the United States Department of ...

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Cobell v. Salazar Class Action Website - Indian Trust


This settlement is fair to the plaintiffs, responsible for the United States, and provides a path forward for the future." "This is an historic, positive development for ...

Elouise Cobell, 65, Dies; Sued U.S. Over Indian Trust Funds - The ...


Oct 17, 2011 ... A $3.4 billion settlement was reached after Ms. Cobell, as the lead plaintiff, filed a ... complicated class-action lawsuits ever brought against the United States. ... tribal leader, Mountain Chief, was the lead plaintiff in Cobell v.

COBELL v. NORTON: Overview and Chronology - Intercontinental Cry


Jan 23, 2007 ... Cobell v. Norton is a class-action lawsuit filed on June 10, 1996, in U.S. District ... the litigation involve a broad sweep of United States history.