Ganienkah Mohawks http://wamc.org en Native Trust Files Suit Over County Land Foreclosures http://wamc.org/post/native-trust-files-suit-over-county-land-foreclosures <p>A legal battle has erupted as a trust for a Native American tribe files suit over a northern New York county’s plan to sell foreclosed lands at auction.<br><br>The Turtle Island Trust filed a lawsuit in NYS Supreme Court on Wednesday over an on-line auction sale of foreclosed properties scheduled to occur on Friday.&nbsp; The trust was formed as part of an agreement between the state and the Ganienkeh Mohawks.&nbsp; Turtle Island Trust Chair Reverend Don Washburn says they are challenging the legality of Clinton County’s foreclosure actions against 11 parcels.<br>&nbsp; Thu, 29 Nov 2012 17:20:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 52960 at http://wamc.org