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UN study of violence against Native women touches Cherokee from Smokey Mountain News, 1/26/11

Friday, January 28, 2011

The article reports, “A United Nations expert on women’s human rights is investigating why Native women face the highest rates of sexual and physicalassault of any group in the U.S. Rashida Manjoo, United Nations special rapporteur on Violence Against Women, will visit the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians this month.”

Read the full article at: http://www.smokymountainnews.com