Navajos arrested for ceremonial use of peyote

Printer-friendly versionSend by emailNavajos arrested for ceremonial use of peyote
This 1962 photo shows three Navajo Indians in court at San Bernardino on charges of violating state narcotics law for the ceremonial use of peyote. From left, Jack Woody, 29; Dan Dee Nez, 25; and Leon B. Anderson, 44. Behind them are lawyers, Rufus Johnson (left) and A.L. Wirin of the ACLU of Southern California. Courtesy of UCLA Charles E. Young Research Library Department of Special Collections, Los Angeles Times Photographic Archives, Copyright c Regents of the University of California, UCLA Library
Share this