NARRAGANSETT INDIAN TRIBE v. POLLACK et al
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December 15, 2022
Tribe's RI Bridge Suit Should Be Tossed Again, Feds Tell Court
The head of the Federal Highway Administration on Wednesday told a D.C. federal judge that the agency's decisions are not responsible for the alleged destruction of land culturally significant to the Narragansett Indian Tribe, urging the court to toss the tribe's suit — which seeks $30 million in damages — for a third time.
September 23, 2022
Narragansett Tribe Fights RI's Bid To Escape Highway Suit
The Narragansett Indian Tribe urged a D.C. federal judge to reject Rhode Island's bid to escape claims in the tribe's suit seeking $30 million for the destruction of cultural sites amid construction of a highway bridge, saying the state colluded with the Federal Highway Administration to violate federal law.
September 02, 2022
Rhode Island Wants Out Of Narragansett Tribe's Highway Suit
Rhode Island urged a D.C. federal judge on Friday to let it leave the Narragansett Indian Tribe's suit seeking $30 million in damages for the destruction of cultural sites during the building of a highway bridge, saying the tribe's real beef is with the federal government.
August 04, 2022
Narragansett Tribe Renews Suit Over Rhode Island Highway
The Narragansett Indian Tribe has again filed suit in D.C. federal court against the Federal Highway Administration and Rhode Island seeking $30 million in damages for the destruction of cultural sites during the building of a highway bridge.