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The Cherokee Nation reservation is now visible on Google Maps

"After the monumental US Supreme Court ruling in McGirt v Oklahoma, we've had many questions about our reservation boundaries, which always existed on paper maps," said Cherokee Nation Principal Chief Chuck Hoskin Jr. in a Tuesday statement.He was referencing the landmark July 2020 case in which the court upheld that lands promised to the Creek Nation remained an Indian reservation. "Now that our reservation is labeled on Google Maps, it's easy for people around the world to search and see our reservation boundaries."The reservation boundaries include 7,000 miles nestled in northeastern Oklahoma. Borders for the Muscogee (Creek) Nation, Chickasaw, Choctaw and Seminole reservations — all in Oklahoma — have also been added in the last few weeks."In response to July's Supreme Court decision, we've added labels and borders for the Muscogee (Creek) Nation, Cherokee, ChickRead More – Source

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