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1980, United States v. Clarke

The Court held that Title 25 U.S.C. § 357 (based on the Act of March 3, 1901), which provides that lands allotted in severalty to Indian people may be "condemned" for any public purpose under the laws of the state or territory where located, does not authorize a state or local government to "condemn" allotted Indian trust lands by physical occupation.

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