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What does CRIT stand for?

CRIT stands for Colorado River Indian Tribes

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The Court will address issues central to Indian Tribe sovereignty in this case," said attorney Winter King of Shute, Mihaly & Weinberger, who submitted an amicus curiae brief on behalf of the Colorado River Indian Tribes (CRIT).
Shanker's individual Native American supporters number in the thousands, and notably include the Chairman of the Hopi Tribe, Navajo Code Talkers, Apache Medicine Men, Rodney Grant (actor from Dances with Wolves), and Russell Means (political activist and actor from Last of the Mohicans), as well as the Colorado River Indian Tribes ("CRIT").
Representatives from the Zuni Pueblo, Santa Ana Pueblo, Southern Ute, Northern Pueblo Association, White Mountain Apache, San Carlos Apache, Hopi, Hualapai, Cocopah, Salt River-Pima Maricopa, and the Colorado River Indian Tribes are actively helping the Technical Subgroup draft a portion of the recovery plan that addresses Native American issues.
America's nuclear industry plans to bury radioactive waste there in shallow, unlined trenches above an aquifer, eighteen miles from the Colorado River, in critical habitat for the endangered desert tortoise, on territory sacred to the Fort Mojave, Chemehuevi, Quechan, Cocopah and Colorado River Indian Tribes.