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Community
Miami Tribe of Oklahoma - Community
Category
Government & Business, Place
Summary
Order Dismissing: The Commission officially dismissed the claims on the grounds of the Findings of Fact conducted for the examination of the case claims.
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Community
Miami Tribe of Oklahoma - Community
Category
Government & Business, Place
Summary
Opinion: The Commission settled a dispute as to who would receive the final award by determining both groups of Miami people would share in the award. The fair market value of lands ceded in treaties from 1834, 1838, and 1840 was considered.
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Community
Miami Tribe of Oklahoma - Community
Category
Government & Business, Place
Summary
Opinion: A quote from Chief Little Turtle about the lands belonging to the Miami People. This was used as support for the Miami People's claim to certain lands in Indiana, Ohio, and Illinois.
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Community
Miami Tribe of Oklahoma - Community
Category
Government & Business, Place
Summary
Findings: The Commission considered evidence of land values brought forward by both the Miami Tribe and the United States government.
Community
Miami Tribe of Oklahoma - Community
Category
Government & Business, Place
Summary
Final Judgement: The Commission announced the final award amount of $1,373,000.00, less offsets outlined in the "Stipulation For Entry OF Final Judgement" document.
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Community
Miami Tribe of Oklahoma - Community
Category
Government & Business, Place
Summary
Opinion: The Miami Tribe of Oklahoma made claims about the sale of Royce Area 99 in Indiana. The court decided that the Miami Tribe had claim to the land at this time and decided to continue to deliberate whether the government owed any additional money.
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Community
Miami Tribe of Oklahoma - Community
Category
Government & Business, Place
Summary
Findings: Several Miami people made statements about their ties to the tribe and the proceedings of each meeting held to determine the consolidation proposal.
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Community
Miami Tribe of Oklahoma - Community
Category
Government & Business, Place
Summary
Findings: The Commission details which enclaves are in question, the tribal title holders, total acreage, and total value.
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Community
Miami Tribe of Oklahoma - Community
Category
Government & Business, Place
Summary
Interlocutory Order: The Commission announced the award due to the Miami people based on the 1834 and 1838 treaties. It was also announced that further investigation into the Kansas land values would be necessary to determine the 1840 treaty award.
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Community
Miami Tribe of Oklahoma - Community
Category
Government & Business, Place
Summary
Opinion: The Commission provides further details as to how Indian Territory was relinquished to the United States via the Greenville Treaty.
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Community
Miami Tribe of Oklahoma - Community
Category
Government & Business, Place
Summary
Findings: The Commission details the specific reasons each claim and transferred docket is dismissed.
Community
Miami Tribe of Oklahoma - Community
Category
Government & Business, Place
Summary
Findings: The Miami Tribe of Oklahoma and the Miami Indians of Indiana agreed to consolidate the dockets. Meetings were held in both Indiana and Oklahoma so that Miami people in both areas could voice their opinions.