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The Week That Was: August 28, 2016
Dakota Pipeline & 'Law of Christendom’
FCC Commissioner Visits NTU
Native Republicans Make Their Case
Celebrities Support Water Protectors
The Long Arc Is the Real Campaign
Age of Acorns: Sustaining Life for Years
Land Changed Forever By Man
Yurok Fire Emergency: Arson Suspected
Tragic Loss; Maine Squeeze
Chief Looking Horse’s Important Message
'We Treated Germany Better': O'Donnell
Natives Fighting for Voting Equality
Tribe to Develop $1.3M Retail Center
Seeking Food Sovereignty Through Seeds
Spokane Reservation Engulfed In Smoke
CFPB Is Barking Up the Wrong Tree
Turtle Island Tribes Meet Cuba
Confronting Feds: Malheur, Standing Rock
Osage Nation Takes Ted Turner's Ranch
Thing About Skins
Busted for 1gm of Pot! Feds Back Off Prosecuting American Indian Teen
Devontre Thomas, Confederated Tribes of Warm Springs,...
Amnesty International Calls for ‘Immediate Halt’ to Site C Dam Construction in BC
Amnesty International has joined First Nations in...
Huge Victory for Tribes: Federal Courts Overturn Voter ID Laws
On August 1, U.S. District Judge Daniel Hovland struck down...
King Cove Leaders Thank Senators For Life-Saving Road Bill
Last month the isolated Aleutian Islands community of King...
Tribes to Get Portion of Volkswagen Emissions Scandal Settlement Funds
About $50 million of the $15.3 billion settlement that...
DoJ Listens to Navajo Nation Request, Will Investigate Loreal Tsingine Death
The Department of Justice has agreed to investigate the...
Crow Member Found Guilty in Wyoming Elk Hunting Case, Appeal to Follow
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...
Diné CARE, Environmental Groups Sue Interior Over Navajo Coal Plant
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...
Rosebud Sioux Tribe Files Lawsuit Against IHS, Attorney Says ER Shutdown Illegal
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...
Pit River Tribe Scores Court Victory in Battle for Medicine Lake
Pit River tribal elder Laura Seal’s connection to the sacred healing waters of Medicine Lake began as an infant...
Federally Recognized: Métis, Other Non-Status Indians Rejoice at Canada Supreme Court Ruling
Reuel S. Amdur
Métis and non-status Indians are Indians, “and it is the federal government to whom they can turn.” That is how Justice Rosalie Abella put it, speaking for a unanimous Canadian Sup...
Breaking: Supreme Court Hears Arguments in US v. Bryant
Tribal court justice was again on trial today as the Supreme Court heard oral arguments in United States v...
Dollar General: Railroading The Tribes
‘A Persistent Problem’ The Supreme Court case Dollar General v...
Navajo Due Hearing On Demand That Feds Return Remains, Relics
Sara Weber/Cronkite News
A divided federal appeals court Wednesday reinstated a Navajo Nation lawsuit seeking to force the National Park Service to return more than 300 remains and relics that are “among t...
Huge Navajo Win for All Tribes: Exploiters of Tribal Names Slapped Down
The Navajo Nation has scored a significant victory regarding a legal issue that has been an ongoing irritation to many Indian nations: the use of tribal names as trade names for me...
Fort Belknap Challenging Montana for Voting Rights
The Fort Belknap Indian Community in Montana is considering taking legal action against Blaine County and the Secretary of State of Montana for failing to provide equal access to t...
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