Rob Capriccioso
2/3/14
Last year, before anyone knew that Sen. Max Baucus (D-Montana) would decide to retire early from Congress, paving the way for a leadership shuffle that would lead to Sen...
Gale Courey Toensing
1/23/14
The Shinnecock Indian Nation was petitioner number 4 on the Bureau of Indian Affairs’ list of tribes seeking federal recognition in 1978 soon after the agency established the seven...
Tim Moore
12/28/13

While many officials have fully embraced the job-creating gaming operations of the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians, some other officials have expressed opposition to the Catawba Indian Nation’s proposal to create another 4,000 gaming-related jobs in Cleveland County....

Gale Courey Toensing
12/14/13
Indian gaming experts and tribal leaders were conspicuously absent at a House subcommittee hearing on Internet gaming Tuesday, but it was probably just as well that they didn’t par...
Rob Capriccioso
12/4/13
Justice Antonin Scalia of the U.S. Supreme Court wants to use the Michigan v. Bay Mills Indian Community case to severely limit tribal sovereignty...
Rob Capriccioso
11/21/13
When should tribal sovereignty for all trump the sovereignty of one tribe? That’s a question many in Indian country are pondering as the U.S...
Gale Courey Toensing
11/18/13
Jonodev Osceola Chaudhuri, a citizen of the Muscogee (Creek) Nation , was appointed by Interior Secretary Sally Jewell on September 4, 2013, to serve a three-year term as Associate...
Ryan Seelau & Ian Record
11/8/13

In the first part of this two-part series, we provided a short history of the upcoming U.S. Supreme Court case State of Michigan v....

Gabriel Galanda & Ryan Dreveskracht
11/6/13

With a case of potentially catastrophic consequence for Indian country now pending before the U.S. Supreme Court, all of the players who can possibly prevent the disaster are either sitting on their hands or pointing fingers....

Ryan Seelau & Ian Record
11/5/13

This column is part one of a two-part series....

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