8/13/10
In an important Wyoming civil rights case, a federal judge rejected two voting schemes proposed by Fremont County as perpetuating “separation, isolation, and racial polarization in...
8/12/10
On the first day of classes, Myla Vicenti Carpio, an assistant professor of American Indian Studies at Arizona State University, shakes hands with all her new students and welcomes...
Gale Courey Toensing
8/12/10
NEW YORK – If an appeals court ruling stands, Indian nations may not be able to reclaim their illegally taken ancestral lands or receive compensation for their loss, because it wou...
8/12/10
There are enough votes in the U.S. Senate to pass by year's end a bill to treat native Hawaiians like the nation's other indigenous groups. That's according to Sen...
8/12/10
The Mashpee Wampanoag tribe says it has added 300 acres in Fall River to the land it is trying to take into trust with the federal government, a move that would facilitate the trib...
8/12/10
Monday’s plane crash near Dillingham ended the life of one of Alaska Natives’ most effective advocates in Washington, D.C...
8/12/10
The empty 19th century feathered Yankton Sioux headdress, with flowing eagle feathers and colorful bead work, in the middle of the room might suggest the exhibit it's part of is ab...
8/12/10
In the 19th century, U.S...
8/12/10
A new federal law lets tribal judges hand down longer sentences, and assures help from federal prosecutors when more serious crimes are committed on American Indian reservations, l...
8/11/10
City officials in Glendale, Ariz., have rebuffed offers from the Tohono O'odham Nation Indian tribe to discuss a proposed casino project near the city...

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