ICTMN Staff
8/10/12
As if sanctioned industrial development on sacred tribal lands weren’t enough, the Hoopa Tribe in California is also contending with desecration by organized crime growing marijuan...
David P. Ball
7/31/12
Unequal economic and social conditions for indigenous women in Canada will be the focus of a national conference to be held in Winnipeg, Manitoba, from November 1–2...
Scott Seaborne

On July 23, 2008, Senator Byron Dorgan (D-NE), chairman of the Senate Committee on Indian Affairs (SCIA), introduced a bill titled ...

6/14/12
David P. Ball
6/15/12
Eight months after they began, hearings into police failures to arrest British Columbia serial killer Robert Pickton earlier wrapped up on June 6 much as they began: with outraged ...
ICTMN Staff
5/30/12
Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) participated in a raid to dismantle what authorities said was a drug trafficking ring in the Abenaki community of Odanak First Nation on May 30...
David P. Ball
5/11/12
The Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (IACHR) is scrutinizing the disappearance of more than 600 aboriginal women in Canada, only months after the United Nations announced ...
Wawmeesh Hamilton
4/16/12
A court decision that requires aboriginal background to be considered when sentencing even violent offenders on violation of court-supervision orders is causing ripples of constern...
David P. Ball
4/13/12
British Columbia's inquiry into missing and murdered women—many of them aboriginal—faced a new setback Tuesday, as Canada's largest human rights and Native groups renewed their boy...
ICTMN Staff
3/21/12
Wally Oppal, head of the Missing Women Commission of Inquiry in British Columbia, has appointed two new attorneys to address aboriginal issues in the ongoing inquiry into serial ki...
ICTMN Staff
3/15/12
Canada has passed crime-toughening legislation that aboriginal leaders say will further increase the overrepresentation of indigenous in the country’s prisons...

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