Milestone in Indian trust case

Rave, Jodi
July 2011
High Country News;7/25/2011, Vol. 43 Issue 12, p3
The article focuses on the condition of Elouise Pepion Cobell's trust case in Washington D.C. It mentions her efforts in claiming and defending their lands in Blackfeet Tribe, located in Montana, during the hearing. It cites the ruling of District Judge Thomas Hogan over the case, favoring Cobell's settlement case. The reform laws for Indian trust system is also noted.


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