UND spends more than $500K in 'Fighting Sioux' case
The University of North Dakota has spent $530,000 to defend its "Fighting Sioux" nickname and logo in court.

UND is suing the NCAA over NCAA's Indian mascot policy. The NCAA says the "Sioux" nickname creates a hostile and abusive environment.

The policy does not require UND to eliminate the "Sioux" nickname. But the school is barred from hosting post-season tournaments and cannot display Indian imagery during playoff games.

UND is using a Utah law firm, Fabian and Clenendin, to fight the case.

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Costs top half-million in Sioux nickname case (The Grand Forks Herald 7/10)
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University of North Dakota - http://www.und.edu
The Ralph - http://www.theralph.com
Fighting Sioux - http://www.fightingsioux.com

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