In what could be a win for consultation, the Bureau of Land...
Indigenous leaders hailed the revocation of permits for...
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On Friday, the California Second District Court of Appeals...
Alaska Native communities have a bit more control over...
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In a surprising move, the Supreme Court ruled on June 23...
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Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton yesterday announced the...
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Court Cases

Suzette Brewer
6/23/16
In a narrow victory for the nation’s 567 federally-recognized tribal nations, the United States Supreme Court today announced a 4-4 deadlock in Dollar General v...
Alysa Landry
6/17/16
Despite two grants for cleanup and water monitoring totaling nearly $1.5 million, the U.S...
Mauna Kea Protectors Halt Construction
Dina Gilio-Whitaker
6/15/16
This time a year ago activists were busy bringing attention to their opposition to the proposed Thirty Meter Telescope to be built atop the most sacred of all places in Hawaii, Mau...
Suzette Brewer
6/13/16
In a historic victory for tribal jurisprudence, the United States Supreme Court today ruled that prior uncounseled tribal court convictions used in subsequent criminal cases does n...
Richard Walker
6/10/16
Thanks to a 2015 law authored by state Sen...
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Suzette Brewer
6/8/16
Underscoring Congress’s intent to protect the cohesiveness of Indian children, families and communities in state welfare proceedings, Acting Assistant Secretary - Indian Affairs La...
Jack McNeel
5/19/16
It was January of 2014 when three Crow tribal members, Clayvin Herrera, Captain of the Crow Fish and Game Department, along with his nephew Colton Herrera Jr...
Anne Minard
5/5/16
A Navajo environmental group has filed suit over continuing operations at the coal-fired Four Corners Power Plant on the eastern Navajo Nation near Farmington, New Mexico...
David Rooks
5/2/16
A lawsuit filed on behalf of the Rosebud Sioux Tribe last Thursday asks “the federal court to step in and exercise some control over the dysfunctional IHS (Indian Health Service) e...
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Marc Dadigan
4/25/16
Pit River tribal elder Laura Seal’s connection to the sacred healing waters of Medicine Lake began as an infant...

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