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    9th Circuit to rehear case over defendant’s ‘Indian’ status

    The 9th Circuit Court of Appeals has agreed to rehear a dispute over a criminal defendant’s “Indian” status.
    Damien Zepeda possesses a “Certificate of Enrollment” from the Gila River Indian Community, a federally recognized tribe in Arizona. It states that he has 1/4 “Pima” and 1/2 “Tohono O’odham” blood.

    Source indianz.com

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