Cobell Settlement

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Tanya H. Lee
3/24/15
The U.S. Interior Department has transferred $5 million to the Scholarship Fund for American Indian/Alaska Native students authorized by the Cobell settlement...
Department of the Interior
12/30/14
With a transfer of nearly $1 million, the Department of the Interior announced on December 30 that total contributions to the Cobell Education Scholarship Fund have surpassed $5 mi...
ICTMN Staff
7/10/14
The Crow Tribe, Fort Belknap Indian Community, and the Assiniboine and Sioux Tribes of the Fort Peck Indian Reservation have signed land buyback agreements with the federal governm...
Rob Capriccioso
9/24/13
Sen. John McCain (R-Arizona) hammered lawyer Keith Harper’s human rights record involving American Indians at a September 24 hearing of the U.S...
Gale Courey Toensing
3/20/13
A federal judge has referred a dispute over millions of dollars of attorneys’ fees related to the $3.4 billion settlement of the Cobell class-action lawsuit to a special magistrate...
ICTMN Staff
3/13/13
The Cobell Education Scholarship Fund will be administered by the American Indian College Fund with a fifth of the annual scholarships awarded by the American Indian Graduate Cente...
Rob Capriccioso
3/4/13
Keith Harper, one of the principal lawyers who negotiated the $3.4 billion Cobell settlement with the Obama administration, has been listed by the Obama-Biden campaign as one of th...
Rob Capriccioso
2/27/13
The second Cobell settlement deadline is approaching on March 1...
Gabriel S. Galanda
1/29/13

When the United States supposedly sent $1,000 checks to over 300,000 Indians in time for Christmas or the New Year, the holiday good tidings read: “South Dakota to receive $115M in Cobell monies.” “Cobell settlement brings $25M to Wyoming.” “50,000 Oklahoma Indians to share in $...

Rob Capriccioso
12/21/12
Reports are surfacing of problems being experienced by some Cobell class members who say that the federal government does not have the correct addresses to send their settlement ch...

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