American Indian descendants of Sand Creek Massacre seek reparations
The lawsuit filed in ... compensate victims of the massacre, and is demanding an accounting for the money that was set aside to pay the claims. The Sand Creek Massacre, which took place when Colorado was a U.S. territory still 12 years away from statehood ...
Sand Creek Massacre descendants seek justice 148 years later
The newly expanded legal team for the Sand Creek Massacre Descendants Trust has opened a dialogue with Department of Interior officials about the claim. At the least, the discussions could lay the groundwork for a federal lawsuit, the lawyers say.
Sand Creek students think about legacies, open up to peers in exercise
But another goal was to bring the students closer as a community by encouraging them to open up to their peers about ... said even though the staff feels Sand Creek is a good school, there are still issues to deal with and the staff wanted to meet those ...
Acknowledging A Massacre: Sand Creek Site Critical
It wasn't a massacre ... listed Sand Creek as one of several "battles." A corrective plaque was not added until 2002. In Longmont, the name of Chivington Drive was changed to Sunset Drive in 2004, at the urging of local activists. Still, one of Colorado's ...
Denver museum closes Sand Creek Indian massacre display
DENVER -- Colorado's new state history museum has closed an exhibit on the Sand Creek Indian massacre, one of the state's darkest ... He said the closure had more to do with the state's failure to consult with tribes before the exhibit opened than with ...