December 2, 2021

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What Supreme Court’s McGirt ruling means for Oklahoma’s Native tribes

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What Supreme Court's McGirt ruling means for Oklahoma's Native tribes

The U.S. Supreme Court ruled recently that much of eastern Oklahoma remains Native land. The decision granted jurisdictional control for most criminal justice cases to the Muscogee (Creek) Nation and four neighboring tribal nations. Now, members of Congress and tribal leaders are meeting to discuss issues facing Native Americans. Jeffrey Brown reports on the momentous impact of McGirt v. Oklahoma.

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