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" They may more correctly perhaps be denominated domestic dependent nations. They occupy a territory to which we assert a title independent of their will, which must take effect in point of possession when their right of possession ceases. Meanwhile they... "
John Marshall: complete constitutional decisions - Page 670
by John Marshall - 1903 - 799 pages
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Documents of United States Indian Policy

Francis Paul Prucha - Law - 2000 - 396 pages
...nations. They may, more correctly, perhaps, be denominated domestic dependent nations. They occupy a territory to which we assert a title independent of...relation to the United States resembles that of a ward of his guardian. They look to our government for protection; rely upon its kindness and its power;...
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Indian Gaming: Tribal Sovereignty and American Politics

W. Dale Mason - Social Science - 2000 - 330 pages
...tribes: They may, more correctly, perhaps, be denominated domestic dependent nations. They occupy a territory to which we assert a title independent of...ceases. Meanwhile they are in a state of pupilage. He went on to describe Indians in dicta that would have a profound effect on the future of Indian-government...
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Encyclopedia of Minorities in American Politics: Hispanic Americans and ...

Jeffrey D. Schultz - Political Science - 2000 - 774 pages
...denominated domestic dependent nations. . . . [W]e assert a title independent of their will. . . . [Tjhey are in a state of pupilage. Their relation to the...States resembles that of a ward to his guardian." This dictum was soon treated as a basic principle of federal Indian law. Guardianship cuts two ways....
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Americana: The Americas in the World Around 1850 (or 'seeing the Elephant ...

James Dunkerley - History - 2000 - 642 pages
...Constitution. Indians, the Court decided, may ... be denominated domestic dependent nations. They occupy a territory to which we assert a title independent of...which must take effect in point of possession when 1o9. Quoted in Francis Paul Prucha, The Great Father: The United States Government and the American...
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The American Constitutional Experience: Selected Readings & Supreme Court ...

Richard M Battistoni - Constitutional law - 2000 - 175 pages
...cardinal distinctions which exist no where else. . . . [The Indians are] domestic dependent nations ... in a state of pupilage. Their relation to the United States resembles that of a ward to his guardian. . . . Yet here, too, there is no blanket rule. While "It is for [Congress] . . . and not for the courts,...
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Postcolonial Theory and the United States: Race, Ethnicity, and Literature

Amritjit Singh, Peter Schmidt - History - 2000 - 471 pages
Probing essays that examine critical issues surrounding the United States's ever-expanding international cultural identity in the postcolonial era Download Plain Text version ...
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The Future of Tradition: Customary Law, Common Law, and Legal Pluralism

Leon Shaskolsky Sheleff - Law - 2000 - 512 pages
...the Court, they may 'be denominated domestic dependent nations ... They are in a state of privilege. Their relation to the United States resembles that of a ward to his guardian. ''" As such, the Court comes to the (apparently) reluctant conclusion that 'If it be true that the...
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Political Principles and Indian Sovereignty

Thurman Lee Hester - History - 2001 - 142 pages
...nations. They may, more correctly, perhaps, be denominated domestic dependent nations. They occupy a territory to which we assert a title independent of...United States resembles that of a ward to his guardian. ... The court has bestowed its best attention on this question, and, after mature deliberation, the...
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Grant

Jean Edward Smith - Biography & Autobiography - 2001 - 784 pages
Ulysses S. Grant was the first four-star general in the history of the United States Army and the only president between Andrew Jackson and Woodrow Wilson to serve eight ...
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Deadliest Enemies: Law and the Making of Race Relations on and Off Rosebud ...

Thomas Biolsi - Dakota Indians - 2001 - 253 pages
...independent of the United States but were "more correctly . . . denominated domestic dependent nations [T]hey are in a state of pupilage. Their relation...States resembles that of a ward to his guardian," Chief Justice Marshall wrote.71 Thus was articulated the central tension animating the history of law...
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