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• Sioux tribe sues brewers for alcohol woes

Sioux tribe sues brewers for alcohol woes

Pine Ridge Indian Reservation photo by Aaron Huey   The Oglala Sioux Tribe is suing some of the world’s largest beer brewers, saying they knowingly have contributed to devastating alcohol-related problems on Pine Ridge Indian Reservation. The lawsuit, filed Thursday in U.S. District Court of Nebraska, seeks $500 million in damages for the costs the […]