Jim Thorpe http://kgou.org en Pennsylvania Town Appeals To Keep Body Of Jim Thorpe http://kgou.org/post/pennsylvania-town-appeals-keep-body-jim-thorpe <p></p> Mon, 23 Sep 2013 21:23:00 +0000 Associated Press 14062 at http://kgou.org Pennsylvania Town Appeals To Keep Body Of Jim Thorpe Judge Sides With Sons About Jim Thorpe's Remains http://kgou.org/post/judge-sides-sons-about-jim-thorpes-remains <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">A federal ruling is clearing the way for Jim Thorpe's two surviving sons to have his remains removed from the Pennsylvania town that bears his name and reinterred on Native American land in Oklahoma.</span></p><p>U.S. District Judge Richard Caputo ruled Friday that Jim Thorpe borough in northeastern Pennsylvania amounts to a museum under the <a href="http://www.nps.gov/nagpra/">Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act</a>.</p> Sat, 20 Apr 2013 14:25:47 +0000 Brian Hardzinski 4267 at http://kgou.org Judge Sides With Sons About Jim Thorpe's Remains