Nebraska Reports Volume 28

Nebraska Reports Volume 28

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1891 edition. Excerpt: ... now occupy, and which lands are part of the same out of which said Winnebago precinct was created; that afterwards in pursuance of said act and treaty, and on the 22d of November, 1872, patents were issued to said Indians as provided in said act for said lands, which patents included a part of the lands out of which said precinct was formed, and upon which the Winnebago Indians, who voted for defendant at the November, 1888, election, resided at said time and did so reside thereon for a long period preceding said election after receiving their patents. Further answering said count, alleges that by an act of congress approved August 7, 1882, and relating to the Omaha tribe of Indians, it was provided in the said act that certain lands therein described should be allotted in severalty to said Indians, and after approval of said allotments by the secretary of of the interior said secretary should cause patents of said lands to be issued to said Indians; that upon the comple tion of said allotments and the patenting of the lands to said allottees, each and every member of said tribe of Indians shall have the benefit of and be subject to the laws, both civil and criminal, of the state of Nebraska, and that said state shall not pass and enforce any law denying any Indians in 'said tribe the equal protection of law; that in pursuance of said act allotments were made of said lands to said Indians on the 29th of December, 1884, patents were issued therefor as provided in said act; that the said patents included the land upon which the Omaha Indians, who voted at the November, 1888, election, reside, and the same is Within a part of the Winnebago precinct aforesaid; and that said Indians have been, and at the time of the election and for more

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  • United States
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