TITLE

U.S. Supreme Court hears arguments in Native American sovereignty case

AUTHOR(S)
Reynolds, Katherine M.
PUB. DATE
December 1997
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;12/11/97, Vol. 322 Issue 30290, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents information on arguments presented to United States Supreme Court justices on December 10, 1997, in relation to whether the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act terminated the Native American sovereignty over the village land. Reasons why the Native American tribes taxation powers are important to the municipal bond market; Views of state and local government groups; Questions on the different powers the tribe would have if it incorporated as a municipality.
ACCESSION #
9712226198

 

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