Judge Stops Tribe’s History Center Construction Due To 2nd Tribe’s Artifacts Claim

(May 27, 2016, 1:40 PM EDT) -- OKLAHOMA CITY — An Oklahoma federal judge put a temporary halt May 26 to the Wichita and Affiliated Tribes’ construction of a history center, finding that the Caddo Nation of Oklahoma is likely to succeed on its claim that the Wichita Tribe violated federal law by starting work on the center without considering the Caddo Nation’s belief that the center site is a Caddo tribal burial ground (Caddo Nation of Oklahoma v. Wichita and Affiliated Tribes, et al., No. 5:16-cv-00559, W.D. Okla.).

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