Native Americans want Sweden to return museum clothing

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The Swedish state is being sued in a US court, reports Swedish Radio's Culture News department, after Sweden's National Museums of World Culture refused to return clothing, shoes and jewelry said to have belonged to a Pawnee man named White Fox, who died in Sweden in 1875.

Today is the deadline for the Chancellor of Justice, which is representing Sweden, to respond to the lawsuit.

To find out more about why White Fox had come to Sweden and about the dispute over the personal items, you can listen to the report.

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