For information regarding the legal status of the Aroostook Band of Micmacs, please refer to the following documents*:
Aroostook Band of Micmacs Recognition Act (P.L. 102-171)
Micmac Soveriegnty Legal Analysis
Micmac Legal Memorandum
Aroostook Band vs. State of Maine
Memorandum of Decision between ABM and State
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