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The Cherokee Phoenix Breakdown: McGirt v. Oklahoma

• Cherokee Phoenix

TAHLEQUAH – The Cherokee Phoenix is excited to announce the launch of a new multimedia project, "The Cherokee Phoenix Breakdown." A virtual round table discussion, "The Cherokee Phoenix Breakdown" will highlight significant topics in the Cherokee Nation and elaborate on the impact of the highlighted event for the Cherokee people and other tribal citizens. The first virtual round table discussion includes Cherokee Nation Principal Chief Chuck Hoskin Jr. and Stacy Leeds, former dean of the University of Arkansas School of Law and former justice of the Cherokee Nation Supreme Court, and focuses on the United States Supreme Court's recent 5-4 ruling on McGirt v. Oklahoma and its impact for Cherokee Nation citizens and citizens of the other Five Tribes.