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Oil spill threatens Native American land


The marshes here have long been a refuge for the Native Americans living in Louisiana's bayou. "We came to live here because it was marshland, where nobody else wanted to live," said Chuckie Verdin, the chairman of the Pointe Aux Chenes Indian Tribe. The tribe is made up of about 700 members whose ancestors were forced from their lands and resettled to Louisiana more than 100 years ago.