Guest Host: Steve Roberts

In a class action suit against the U.S. Government, Native American plaintiffs claim that trust account mismanagement has cost them billions of dollars. The lead plaintiff, Elouise Cobell, talks about the history of the case and its current status, joined by Kevin Gover, the Department of the Interior’s assistant secretary for Indian Affairs.

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  • Kevin Gover assistant secretary for Indian affairs at the Department of the Interior
  • Elouise Cobell lead plaintiff in class-action lawsuit Cobell v. Salazar; member of Montana's Blackfeet Tribe.

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