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Sioux tribe can't pay for Wounded Knee site

Posted By -NO AUTHOR- On 05/02/2013 @ 12:48 am In Diversions,Money,U.S. | No Comments

(Associated Press) The president of a South Dakota tribe facing a deadline on whether to buy a piece of land where 300 of their ancestors were massacred more than a century ago says his tribe does not have the money for the purchase.

The Oglala Sioux faced a Wednesday deadline to buy a 40-acre piece of the Wounded Knee National Historic Landmark on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation.

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