Peter d'Errico
10/30/14

The Native American Law Students Association at Yale Law School held its first ever Alumni Achievement Awards Dinner October 23, 2014. The recipient, Kevin Washburn (Chickasaw), class of 1993, is Assistant Secretary for Indian Affairs at the U.S....

Jay Daniels
10/17/14

Perusing Facebook recently, I found a group of folks who are adamantly opposing the currently published "Proposed Rule Change for Rights-of-Way Across Indian Lands." Their rationale?...

Simon Moya-Smith
9/25/14
Kevin Washburn, Assistant Secretary of Indian Affairs, met with Ray Halbritter, Oneida Indian Nation Representative and CEO, and ICTMN editorial staff in New York City on Monday to...
Rob Capriccioso
7/28/14
Undercurrents of legislative reform of the Indian Gaming Regulatory Act (IGRA) — the 1988 law that gives the federal government the power to regulate tribal gaming — are once again...
Rob Capriccioso
7/3/14
In comparison to predecessors who have led the Senate Committee on Indian Affairs, Jon Tester (D-Montana) is a different creature...
Gale Courey Toensing
5/25/14
On Thursday, Assistant Secretary-Indian Affairs Kevin Washburn announced the publication in the Federal Register of proposed new regulations that will reform the 35-year-old proces...
Gale Courey Toensing
5/25/14
Indian country has welcomed a set of proposed regulations to reform the federal recognition process, but a provision that would hand third parties veto power to quash a tribe’s req...
Gale Courey Toensing
3/4/14
A recent Associated Press article called “Disenrollment leaves Natives 'culturally homeless'” talks about the "disenrollment epidemic" that has been sweeping through Indian country...
Gale Courey Toensing
2/18/14
A small California tribe will be able to move forward with its plan to develop an Indian gaming Casino on its land in the Sacramento Valley...

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