Stephanie Woodard
2/28/13
On February 20, the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, which includes the nine westernmost states, said it would hear the appeal of a Montana voting-rights lawsu...
Simon Moya-Smith
10/31/12
Out of the 50,000 Oglala Lakotas enrolled on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation in South Dakota, 5,000 are likely to make it to the polls, said District of Oglala President Floyd Br...
Stephanie Woodard
10/27/12
In spare and elegant prose, the United States has weighed in on behalf of Montana Native voters suing for early-voting satellite offices on the Crow, Northern Cheyenne and Fort Bel...
Stephanie Woodard
10/24/12
For the first time, Cheyenne River Sioux Reservation voters will be able to early-vote in a national election in Eagle Butte, South Dakota, their capital and population center...
Dr. Dean Chavers
10/29/12
There has been no Indian Voting Rights Act , and no congressional hearings or testimony on such a bill...
Mary Annette Pember
10/12/12
The use of tribal identification for voting in Minnesota may be in jeopardy if voters pass the proposed voter ID constitutional amendment in the upcoming election ...
Mark Trahant
10/11/12
American elections have often been defined by who is not allowed to vote...
Stephanie Woodard
10/10/12
On October 10, members of three Montana tribes— Northern Cheyenne , Crow and Gros Ventre and Assiniboine—filed a voting-rights lawsuit in federal court in Billings...
Dr. Dean Chavers
8/22/11
Despite some very important lawsuits, agreements, and legislative actions, voting rights in Indian Country are severely limited...
Stephanie Woodard
11/7/12
In the late afternoon of an Election Day marred by voter intimidation and what appeared to be a faked anthrax attack on the Blackfeet tribal hall in Browning, Montana —and after a ...

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