Two Oklahoma Indian Tribes Contest State for Water Rights

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Bataille judiciaire autour du droit de l’eau pour des tribus d’Indienes d’Amériques

Après des innondations, des habitants vont inspecter leur maison pdans la réserve des Chicachas au bord du Mississippi © Scott Olson/Getty Images/AFP

The Choctaw and Chickasaw Indian tribes in Oklahoma have filed a federal lawsuit to protect water rights they say derived from long-ago treaties and to prevent exports of water from their traditional homelands without their permission.

New York Times

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