CMC Commissioners Decide to Petition for Re-hearing on YST Reservation Status


By Monica Wepking, Editor Charles Mix County (CMC) Commissioners met with attorneys and post 1948 (allotment to fee patents) landowners on Thursday, October 1, 2009 in the CMC County Courthouse. Commissioners were convinced by those present to petition the full (10 judges) Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals for a re-hearing as defendants and to hire Attorney Tom Tobin, at a pre-determined amount, until the Court decides whether to hear their case.