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Sho-Bans pledge to tie up Nez Perce water settlement

The Shoshone-Bannock Tribes could tie up the Nez Perce Tribe's $193 million water settlement for years, a lawyer for the Sho-Bans said.

The Sho-Bans have raised 56 objections to the deal. They say it gives the Nez Perce control over Sho-Ban territory.

The settlement has been approved by the state and federal government.

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Tribes' attorney vows to tie up water rights settlement (AP 6/29)

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