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New N.M. law says state, tribes must cooperate

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Feelings of bitterness and mistrust long have permeated American Indians' relationship with government, but New Mexico hopes to change that with a new law that requires all state agencies to cooperate with tribal governments. American Indian leaders from New Mexico and elsewhere are excited about the state's expanded spirit of cooperation, but it's already being put to the test by a