Let the Indian Removal Act of 1831 be passed!!! Along with this act we shall nullify any Cherokee laws.
Why are all of these Americans taking our land and pushing us to the West? They are not respecting our rights as humans.
I am filing a lawsuit against you!!!!
The Cherokee Nation filed a lawsuit against the state of Georgia for making laws that affected the Cherokee nation and for taking the Cherokee's land.
Bring it on bro!!!!
Indians are savages! They are seen as a domestic nation. We do not want the Cheorkee's on our land.
The Cherokee nation should be considered a sovereign nation. Why should we be removed from our land when this land belonged to our ancestors.
These are both true points! However, I have to rule in favor of Georgia since they own the land. This case is closed!!!!!!
Judge Marshall ruled with Georgia because the Cherokee nation did not possess original jurisdiction. The Cherokee Nation was viewed as a domestic dependent nation not a sovereign nation. Judge Marshall's ruling gave Georgia temporarily control over the politics and the land of the Cherokee's.