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Settlement of Grand Coulee Dam

  • Aired: 12/11/2017
  • 02:36
  • Rating: NR
In the 1940s, the U.S. government, admitting that the tribes had been underpaid for the cessation of their land and rivers, allowed them to sue the U.S. government. A settlement was reached in the case of Grand Coulee and the tribes now receive a portion of the revenue from the dam.
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In the 1940s, the U.S. government allowed tribes to sue for a portion of the dam's revenue
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