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Law professor building Native American program

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Angelique EagleWoman remembers the moment when she decided she wanted to devote her life to law. She was 8 and watching the television in her family's living room in 1978 when news broke that her uncle, a black man who had married into a Native American family and was beaten by five deputies when he went pay a speeding ticket, was awarded $75,000 in punitive damages.