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Native American Group asks OAS to Help With Land Claim

A Native American group says it is asking the Organization of American States to charge the United States with human rights violations. Leaders of the Onondaga Indian Nation met Tuesday in Washington to petition the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights, saying U.S. courts have violated the group's rights by refusing to hear its claim to 2.5 million acres in the eastern state of New York. The Onondaga Nation says the land has been taken since 1788 in violation of several...

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