Gaining Legitimacy finds the tribe in a new era of prosperity. They have become a major force in the Inland Empire; bringing much needed jobs and economic revitalization to the area. Their journey from poverty has been difficult, however, as legal battles over their sovereignty continue to challenge their gaming venture.
The series takes us through the in-depth history of the Native AmericanÂs of California as we discover the impacts and influences presented by the Spanish empire, Mexican government, and America. The series showcases the beauty of the Native American spirit and the real lives of CaliforniaÂs most overlooked enchantments, the Native people.