Luiseño Indians’ water rights bill finally reaches President’s desk

SAN JACINTO VALLEY, California – The Soboba Band of Luiseño Indians has spent decades waiting for the passage of a bill that would allow them to reclaim rights to water they accuse non-Indians of diverting since 1865.

The bill has finally made it through Congress and is now on its way to the President’s desk, the Press-Enterprise reports.

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Source: The Press-Enterprise