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Anne McKeig: Minnesota’s first Native American Supreme Court Justice

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Photo courtesy of MN State Judicial Branch  “Find a mentor – find someone you like and ask them to be your mentor.”  – Anne McKeig

Growing up in Federal Dam, population 108, Anne McKeig never met a lawyer. She and her brothers spent most of their time outdoors: roaming the family’s 40 acres, building forts, tending three big gardens, hunting and fishing. At age 13, she started working, first washing dishes in a supper club and later waitressing.  Continue reading

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