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Navajo Nation Could Lose Housing Money
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Native Rockers in Spotlight at SXSW
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Tribes Bringing Internet to Remote Homes
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AMERIND to Host Golf Fundraiser
Whales of Noepe Remain Important
Teaching Tribes How to Govern
Nuu-chah-nulth Lose Herring Court Battle
Why Feminism Matters in Indian Country
Leading the People Away From Abuse
Permanent Housing Key for DV Survivors
Quinault & Claimed Right of Domination
Comcast Makes PSAs About Real Natives
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Mother Earth vs. Father Greed
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Montana Guardians Project Aims to Deter Indian Country Corruption
Corruption had long been a staple of some Montana tribal governments, but after the American Recovery and Reinvestment (“stimulus bill”) monies flooded Indian country with millions...
Federal Indictment: Man Accused of Defrauding Nonprofit Dedicated to Natives of $4 Million
Brian James Brown, 56, the former president of a national nonprofit that addresses the critical issues and disparities facing Native Americans, is accused of conspiring to defraud ...
Beat the House! 42 Indicted in Legends Casino Scam
The federal government is investigating how more than $100,000 was stolen from the Yakama Nation’s Legends Casino in what looks to be a fraud case...
Founder of Full Tilt Poker Pleads Guilty to Fraud in Federal Court
The founder of an Internet poker company operated from Dublin, Ireland, has pleaded guilty to conspiracy in federal court, reported the Associated Press ...
Abramoff Associate Kevin Ring's Conviction Upheld in DC Appeals Court
Gale Courey Toensing
The appeals court for the District of Columbia has upheld the conviction of Kevin Ring, a former associate of former Republican lobbyist and convicted felon Jack Abramoff, who plea...
Nearly 20,000 'Suspicious Activities' Reported in Indian Gaming 2004-11
American Indian casinos filed 26 percent of all gaming suspicious activity reports (SARs) to the federal government during the years 2004 to June 30, 2011, and 16 percent of the do...
Court Denies Abramoff’s Partner-in-Crime Reduction of $20M Restitution to Ripped-Off Indians
Gale Courey Toensing
A federal appeals court denied a request from the former business partner of convicted Republican super-lobbyist Jack Abramoff to reduce the $20 million restitution order against h...
Fraudsters Who Toppled Two Aboriginal Organizations Get Prison Time
A British Columbia Supreme Court Judge has netted out prison sentences to two men who defrauded two aboriginal rights organizations out of nearly one million dollars...
Abramoff Making the Image-Rehab Rounds
Jack Abramoff, notorious in Indian country for having bilked tribes out of millions of dollars, is out of prison and trying to resuscitate his image, with the media's help...
Two Aboriginals Await Embezzlement Sentencing in Case that Sank Two Fisheries Groups
A British Columbia Supreme Court justice is mulling the sentences of two aboriginal men who defrauded two aboriginal organizations out of nearly $1 million, causing the groups’ dem...
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