Members of the Legislature’s Judiciary Committee on Thursday got an overview of the legal relationship between the state of Maine and the American Indian tribes whose presence here predates the arrival of European explorers. Attorney Henry Sockbeson, a native of Indian Island who now lives in Massachusetts, spoke at the invitation of the
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