Indian reservation


Indian reservation
Land set apart from the public domain by treaty or executive order for perpetual occupancy by Indians or until the right of occupation has been surrendered to the United States. 27 Am J1st Indians § 24. See reservation Indians.

Ballentine's law dictionary. . 1998.

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