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GALC lawsuit hearing postponed

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by Lannie Walker

Guam - A dispute over a law that gives ancestral land at the former FAA property and Marbo areas to Tiyan landowners will have to wait a while longer before it has its day in court. Although proceedings were scheduled for today, it was postponed because the attorney representing the ancestral landowners fighting the law is currently off-island.

Maria Gange, Jesus Charfauros, Ana Chargualaf, and Jesus Aguigui filed a lawsuit against the Ancestral Lands Commission to prevent the transfer of the property, claiming only a few are benefiting from the deal instead of all ancestral land owners.

There's been no word yet on a new hearing date.

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