Tanya Lee
8/12/13
Opponents of the Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe's proposed resort casino in Taunton, Massachusetts, have latched onto the Supreme Court's 2009 Carcieri decision as a means of derailing th...
Gale Courey Toensing
6/28/13
A draft proposal of far-reaching revisions to the Interior Department’s process for federal acknowledgment of Indian tribes is being hailed as the best thing to happen in decades t...
Ray Cook, ICTMN Opinion Editor

Dear Readers:...

5/17/13
Gale Courey Toensing
1/14/13
The Department of the Interior plans to complete the Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe’s application for trust land for gaming in January...
Gale Courey Toensing
10/1/12
National Indian Gaming Association (NIGA) Chairman Ernie Stevens Jr., a citizen of the Oneida Tribe of Wisconsin, says there was “a real sense of tribal unity” at the Democratic Na...
Gale Courey Toensing
9/18/12
John Echohawk More than a dozen lawsuits are clogging federal and state courts in what Native American Rights Fund (NARF) Executive Director John Echohawk called “a judicially-crea...
David Wilkins

Native American people and the distinctive nations they belong to exist in a paradoxical world. They are the original nations of North America, a fact that is enshrined in the U.S....

7/18/12
Rob Capriccioso & Gale Courey Toensing
5/6/12
When the U.S. Supreme Court heard oral arguments in Salazar v...
Gale Courey Toensing
2/15/12
February 8 marked the 125th anniversary of the notorious Dawes Act . This is part three of a three-part series on this devastating bit of legislation...
Gale Courey Toensing
12/28/11
The first legal casebook dedicated entirely to tribal law is the fruit of seven years of work by Dr. Matthew L.M...

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