(Cherokee Nation cannot be added as plaintiff in lawsuit that State of Oklahoma filed against defendant on allegations of water pollution by defendant's poultry operations; trial court had ruled that Oklahoma could not win damages (Oklahoma had sought over $600 million in damages) against the defendant because Oklahoma failed to include the Cherokee Nation as a plaintiff; granting motion to intervene would cause lengthy delay in trial that could prejudice defendant's rights and Cherokee Nation can file its own separate lawsuit against the defendant; trial concluded in February of 2010, but trial court has not issued ruling yet).
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