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Ninth Circuit Concludes Tribe is Barred by Statute of Limitations to Bring Suit against City of Los Angeles for Water and Land Rights to Owens Valley
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Paiute-Shoshone Indians of the Bishop Community of the Bishop Colony v. City of Los Angeles, ___F.3d___
The Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals has upheld a District Court’s dismissal of a case, which involved, but did not have joined as a party to the suit, the United States. Plaintiffs, the Paiute-Shoshone Indians brought suit against the City of Los Angeles to restore to their possession an area known as Owens Valley in Inyo County, California.
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Paiute Shoshone Indians of Bishop Community of the Bishop Colony v. City of Los Angeles