Eastern Shoshone swear in former judge as newest Business Council member


The newest member of the eastern Shoshoni Business Council says he'll focus on asserting the tribes Treaty Rights Wyoming Public Radio's Savannah Mar reports. John Saint Clair narrowly won a special election to fill a vacant seat on the Business Council. He's a former chief. Judge of the Wind River Tribal Court and helped author the Wind River reservations desertions law and order code after being sworn in he spoke about the tribes right to off reservation hunting that right was reaffirmed in a recent Supreme Court decision which which upheld the crow tribes right to hunt on quote unoccupied lands of the United States. Don't artery is the same. We have the occupied lands of the United States. I'm dedicating myself to protect arrivals. The eastern Shoshoni tribe has been in talks with the crow and Shoshoni bannock tribes about collectively asserting their treaty right to hunt off reservation for national native news. I'm Savannah

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