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Another Cobell historical accounting hearing


The federal judge handling the Cobell trust fund case will hold another hearing this afternoon.

Judge James Robertson plans to start a trial into the Interior Department's historical accounting in October. With the plaintiffs and the government in disagreement on a number of issues, he has called a series of status conferences to sort out some of disputes.

The hearing takes place at 3pm in Courtroom 23A of the federal courthouse in Washington, D.C.

Relevant Documents:
2007 Historical Accounting Plan (May 2007)

Recent Briefs:
Bush Administration (June 13, 2007) | Bush Administration (June 11, 2007) | Cobell Plaintiffs (May 31, 2007) | Cobell Plaintiffs (May 29, 2006) | Bush Administration (May 11, 2006)

Historical Accounting Report:
Office of the Special Trustee for American Indians Report to Congress (May 2006)

Court Order:
Cobell v. Kempthorne (April 20,2007)

Settlement Letter:
Kempthorne-Gonzales to SCIA (March 1, 2007)

Relevant Documents:
Alberto Gonzales Testimony (March 1, 2005) | SCIA Views and Estimates (March 1, 2007)

Relevant Links:
Indian Trust: Cobell v. Kempthorne - http://www.indiantrust.com
Cobell v. Norton, Department of Justice - http://www.usdoj.gov/civil/cases/cobell/index.htm

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