Gale Courey Toensing
7/8/15
The Bureau of Indian Affairs has unwrapped its long-awaited package of reformed regulatory procedures and criteria for the federal acknowledgment of Indian tribes. U.S...
Gale Courey Toensing
1/1/15
A federal government official, the president of a large tribal organization, the chairman of a landless federally recognized tribe that’s waiting for approval of its land-into-trus...
Gale Courey Toensing
6/9/14
A proposal granting a third party veto power over a tribe’s effort to re-petition for federal recognition is unconstitutional, according to the chief of the Schaghticoke Tribal Nat...
Gale Courey Toensing
12/31/12
The Schaghticoke Tribal Nation has asked the 2 nd Circuit Court of Appeals to review a lower court decision to dismiss the nation’s land rights lawsuit in Kent, Connecticut...
Gale Courey Toensing
11/26/11
KENT, Conn. – The only building on the Schaghticoke Tribal Nation ’s reservation where tribal members could gather has been destroyed by fire...
Gale Courey Toensing
8/30/11
The Schaghticoke Tribal Nation has lost its beloved matriarch. Catherine E...
Gale Courey Toensing
5/31/11
A superior court judge has ordered a non-Indian man to leave the Schaghticoke Tribal Nation reservation in northwest Connecticut, where he has cut down dozens of trees and has dama...