Gale Courey Toensing
7/10/14
The United South and Eastern Tribes’ mid-year meeting last month in Bar Harbor, Maine – Wabanaki Confederacy territory – had all the usual components of a big conference – a color ...
Gale Courey Toensing
4/8/14
The Passamaquoddy Tribe’s fishery law has been amended to implement individual catch quotas for the lucrative elver season that began on April 5...
Gale Courey Toensing
2/18/14
Penobscot Indian Nation Chief Kirk Francis is calling for an investigation of the state attorney general’s office following the latest successful effort by Attorney General Janet M...
Gale Courey Toensing
8/26/13
In an uncommon act of legal solidarity with an Indian tribe, the federal government has joined the Penobscot Indian Nation in support of its federal lawsuit against the State of Ma...
Gale Courey Toensing
3/27/13
This year marks the 25th anniversary of the passage of the Indian Gaming Regulatory Act, the legislation that dramatically changed the economic landscape for tribal nations with ca...
Gale Courey Toensing
9/10/07
INDIAN ISLAND, Maine–At the same time that a federal appeals court issued a decision giving the Maine Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) authority over water quality on t...
Gale Courey Toensing
8/19/11
The Secretary of the Department of the Interior has missed an opportunity to make good on the Obama administration’s promise to respect and foster the nation-to-nation relationship...
Gale Courey Toensing
4/28/11
Indian country leaders reacted swiftly to the latest outbreak of “the language of savagery” —racist and offensive remarks made by prominent people. This time it occurred in Maine...
Gale Courey Toensing
3/16/11
Four Directions Development Corporation has a lot to celebrate...

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