The U.S. Court of Federal Claims recently denied the Government’s motion to dismiss T.C. Bear v. United States, a congressional reference case, involving breach-of –trust claims brought by the Quapaw Tribe of Oklahoma (O-Gah-Pah) and its Tribal Members. Under a procedure unique to the CFC in federal courts, the U.S. House of Representatives has referred a bill requesting findings of fact and conclusions of law as to whether the Quapaw Tribe and its members have suffered breaches of trust by the Government and should be awarded breach-of-trust damages. The Complaint in T.C. Bear was filed March 25, 2013.
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