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Tribal lease upheld

SAN FRANCISCO — The Ninth Circuit upheld a lower court’s dismissal of an environmental nonprofit’s challenge to the Bureau of Indian Affairs’ approval of a lease between the Campo Band of Diegueno Mission Indians and a developer. The tribe rightly argues that upsetting the approval would implicate its sovereignty and rights.

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