No. 82-4268.

709 F.2d 570 (1983)

Marx E. ANGLE, et al., Plaintiffs-Appellees, v. UNITED STATES of America, Defendant-Appellant.

United States Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit.

June 29, 1983.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Martin Green, Dept. of Justice, Washington, D.C., for defendant-appellant.

Forest E. Wright, California Indian Legal Services, Escondido, Cal., for plaintiffs-appellees.

Before DUNIWAY, GOODWIN, and SNEED, Circuit Judges.

DUNIWAY, Circuit Judge:

This is an interlocutory appeal presenting jurisdictional and liability issues in an action seeking shares of a $29.1 million judgment arising out of a settlement of land claims of certain groups of California Indians. We find jurisdiction, although on a different ground from that adopted by the trial court, but we reverse the court's finding of liability.

I. Facts.

Appellees are Native American Indians who allege that...

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