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Kavanaugh’s problematic track record on Native and Indigenous rights

Melanie Schmitz October 8, 2018 Indigenous groups say the newly minted Supreme Court justice is not on their side.

Newly confirmed Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh has a history of issuing decisions that target the rights of Indigenous groups, and his record of questioning the necessity of federal programs or protections that benefit Native Americans and Native Hawaiians has many of them concerned.

On Indigenous Peoples’ Day, it’s worth exploring that history further.

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