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Navajo Nation leaders say their sovereignty has been violated with the execution Wednesday of a tribal member by the U-S government. Lezmond Mitchell was the only Native American on federal death row. KNAU’s Ryan Heinsius reports.


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The only Native American on federal death row was executed Wednesday at the prison in Terre Haute, Ind.

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The only Native American on federal death row is set to die at an Indiana prison for slaying a 9-year-old and her grandmother.

 

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Attorneys for the only Native American man on federal death row are asking the U.S. Supreme Court to review a decision from a lower court regarding potential racial bias in his case.

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A judge has rejected a bid from the only Native American on death row to push back his execution date.

 

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