The big Indian gamble

Is legal action next over Mashpee tribal land?

Now that the federal government has authorized the Mashpee Wampanoag tribe to take more than 300 acres of land in Taunton and Mashpee into trust, the big question is whether the decision will be challenged in court. Tribal officials say a successful challenge is very unlikely, but all involved are treading very carefully. In its(...)

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