Stephanie Woodard
9/5/14
A federal court in Anchorage has sided with Alaska Natives who demanded that Alaska provide language assistance to non-English-proficient voters...
Stephanie Woodard
8/5/14
Montana Secretary of State and chief elections officer Linda McCulloch has implemented technology that allows Glacier County to expand satellite election services on the Blackfeet ...
Stephanie Woodard
2/5/14
UPDATED February 28, 2014: On February 26, South Dakota approved use of its federal Help America Vote Act funds for satellite early-voting and registration offices in three Indian-...
Stephanie Woodard
1/23/14
Indian country has responded with anger, dismay and a degree of “we knew it all along” to a federal judicial-oversight panel’s revelations about hundreds of biased emails sent by M...
Stephanie Woodard
1/20/14
They say the cover-up can be worse than the crime, and right now they’re running neck and neck in the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, the federal court system for the nine westernm...
Stephanie Woodard
8/13/13
Plaintiffs and defendants both claimed victory on August 6, when U.S. District Court Judge Karen Schreier dismissed the Native voting-rights lawsuit Brooks v. Gant ...
Stephanie Woodard
8/2/13
At the South Dakota Board of Elections July 31 meeting, secretary of state and top elections official Jason Gant declared that he would write to the U.S...
Tanya Lee
7/8/13
Tribal leaders in Arizona praised the Supreme Court's June 17 decision to strike down Arizona's Proposition 200, which effectively restricted the voting rights of American Indians ...
Mark Trahant
7/1/13
The Supreme Court’s ruling last week on voting rights sends a simple and clear message: And now you do what they told ya...
Dr. Dean Chavers
8/22/11
Despite some very important lawsuits, agreements, and legislative actions, voting rights in Indian Country are severely limited...