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News - December 2, 2011

Local Native American tribe seeks identity

Muwekma Ohlone lose federal court battle over official recognition of tribe

by Sue Dremann

The Muwekma Ohlone, whose ancestral lands are in Palo Alto and throughout the Bay Area, have lost a federal lawsuit seeking recognition of their tribe by the United States, according to U.S. District Court documents.

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Staff Writer Sue Dremann can be emailed at sdremann@paweekly.com.


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