VAWA

Rob Capriccioso
2/27/13
Indian affairs law and lobby officials nationwide are mobilizing at the news that the House Republican leadership may soon consider an up or down vote on S.47, the Senate version o...
Cedric Sunray
2/26/13

Senator Maria Cantwell, the chair of the Senate Indian Affairs Committee, stated in regard to tribal provisions in VAWA, “If you think you are rooting out crime in America and you are letting a sieve happen in Indian country you are not rooting out crime....

Rob Capriccioso
2/22/13
Republican House members Tom Cole (Okla.) and Darrell Issa (Calif.) on February 20 issued new Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) legislation that includes stronger tribal jurisdicti...
ICTMN Staff
2/21/13
As the Violence Against Women Act discussion moves to the Congressional side of D.C. following its Senate passing on February 12, some senators are still opposed to it. Take Sen...
Winona LaDuke
2/18/13
The following is a column by Winona LaDuke originally published at News From Winona LaDuke originally published on February 13...
Rob Capriccioso
2/13/13
Rejecting attempts to politicize the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA), a wide majority of the U.S...
ICTMN Staff
2/12/13
The first hurdle is cleared for the tribal provisions to the Violence Against Women Act, as the Senate voted 78-22 today to reauthorize VAWA...
ICTMN Staff
2/7/13
The Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) received a victory today as Senators Chuck Grassley’s (R-IA) and Kay Bailey Hutchison (R-TX) proposed amendment was knocked down...
ICTMN Staff
2/7/13
The Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) is back in front of the Senate today, as S.47, the VAWA bill that has been heavily debated recently could end the day with a final vote...

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