Charles Kader
12/18/12

On December 11, 2012, Kanietakeron (Larry V. Thompson) of Akwesasne, an area in Indian country also known as the St. Regis Mohawk Reservation, made an appearance in St....

Charles Kader
10/19/12

The Akwesasne Kanienkehaka Territory, also known as the St. Regis Mohawk Reservation, is located in the immediate area of three United States Environmental Protection Agency ( EPA) designated Superfund cleanup sites....

Gale Courey Toensing
7/4/12
The New York state is holding onto a truckload of untaxed Indian-made cigarettes worth $2 million despite a court ruling ordering the state to return the shipment of tobacco produc...
Vincent Schilling
7/4/12
This summer, the St...
Gale Courey Toensing
6/22/12
A New York State Supreme Court justice has ruled that the state had no legal authority to seize and hold a shipment of untaxed cigarettes that were manufactured on Indian land and ...
Gale Courey Toensing
6/1/12
In the summer of 2011, the Altria Group, the biggest of the Big Tobacco companies and the parent company of Philip Morris USA, released a “white paper” that urged New York State to...
ICTMN Staff
3/25/12
Indian Country Today Media Network’s own Vincent Schilling spent some time in the spotlight recently...
Gale Courey Toensing
1/19/12
With news reports of the recent deaths of a 13-year-old boy in Pennsylvania and a 19-year-old university basketball player in South Carolina linked to the use of synthetic marijuan...
Gale Courey Toensing
1/16/12
The case of a Mohawk man arrested in December for “stealing land” may be the engine that moves forward a land claim lawsuit that has languished in federal court for decades...

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