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Creek Nation seeks aid on trusts

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The Muscogee (Creek) Nation is gearing up for a fight against Tulsa city and county government over tribal trust land issues, and is asking for help from more than 500 tribes around the country. In a letter sent to more than three dozen Oklahoma tribal leaders, Principal Chief A.D. Ellis asked for support and unity after the Tulsa City Council passed a resolution last week opposing the tribe putting two pieces of land in Tulsa in trust.