The United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous...
Red Lake Tribal Council
Although the subject was not on the printed agenda for the...
Indian country is rarely mentioned during a presidential...
Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe Chief Executive Melanie Benjamin...
Medical Marijuana iStock
The Fort Peck Tribal Executive Board approved a resolution...
The Bishop Paiute Tribe of California has terminated a...
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Politics

Carol Berry
2/15/12
Although the courts and others may question tribes’ acceptance of their non-Native business operators’ activities, the skepticism may be a remnant of “paternalistic days” that are ...
Duane Champagne
2/15/12
Maybe you’ve heard: The Department of the Interior’s (DOI) Assistant Secretary for Indian Affairs has a deputy for policy and economic development ...
Carol Berry
2/15/12
Increasingly powerful tribal courts can make use of a law resource center that will provide training and technical assistance to tribal justice systems across the country...
Carol Berry
2/15/12
Proving Indian identity, a sometimes-difficult task, is a crucial challenge when dealing with Native children in the foster-care system...
Gale Courey Toensing
2/15/12
February 8 marked the 125th anniversary of the notorious Dawes Act . This is part three of a three-part series on this devastating bit of legislation...
ICTMN Staff
2/14/12
Lela McArthur, 24, and Stephanie Figarelle, 29, of Anchorage, Alaska, became the first same-sex couple to marry at the Empire State Building today, reported the Washington Post ...
ICTMN Staff
2/14/12
At the urging of members of Martin Luther King Jr.’s family during a recent meeting, Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar and National Park Service Director Jon Jarvis announced a...
Carol Berry
2/14/12
A 25-year-old Northern Arapaho man deemed by a lower court to be “literally frozen in place with an alcohol addiction” failed to persuade the U.S...
Stephanie Woodard
2/14/12
The Indian Child Welfare Act (ICWA) has been in the news lately...
Stephanie Woodard
2/14/12
Too many Native parents face extraordinary hurdles in keeping their children—including cultural misunderstandings and legal barriers that are unimaginable to many non-Native people...

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