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Warbonnet Controversy Pushes Giants
Improving Spirit Lake Child Protection
Johnny Cash's 'Bitter Tears' Remade
Tribe and Town Make Over Grasse Banks
American Indian Studies More Accessible
Drug Trafficking a Threat in the Bakken
Salty Wastewater Leaks on Fort Berthold
Sonny Sixkiller: 'Redskins' Is Racist
Masters of Drum, Quill, Basket Honored
5 Tribal Land and Water Rights
Unsettled: Triumph and Tragedy in Maine
Santa Fe Police Pulled Rifle on Native
5 Foods Natives Hunted Before Europeans
More Land Buybacks Under Cobell
Understanding the Native Hawaiian Fight
Williams Documentary Urges Healing
Wabanaki Fire Kicks Off USET Meeting
Al Jazeera Blew It on 'Payday Nation'
Inslee Ups Fish Consumption Recs, Risk
Schimmel to Star in WNBA All Star Game
Thing About Skins
4 Questions With Affie Ellis on the Tribal Law and Order Act’s Current Status
In 2010, Congress passed the Tribal Law and Order Act (TLOA)...
More Conservatives Criticize Tribal Courts; White House Rebuts
WASHINGTON – More foes of tribal courts are making themselves known in the battle to reauthorize the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA), legislation currently under consideration in...
U.S. Senator Worries Tribal Courts Will Imprison ‘Any American’
WASHINGTON – Sen...
Native Issues Judge William Thorne Named to Center for the Study of Social Policy Board
The Honorable William A...
Tribes’ Payday Loan Operations Upheld
Although the courts and others may question tribes’ acceptance of their non-Native business operators’ activities, the skepticism may be a remnant of “paternalistic days” that are ...
Tribal Judges Revive National Tribal Justice Resource Center
Increasingly powerful tribal courts can make use of a law resource center that will provide training and technical assistance to tribal justice systems across the country...
Leroy S. Bedonie, Navajo District Court Judge to Retire
After serving 22 years in the Navajo Nation court systems, from a probationary judge to a District Court Judge, Leroy S. Bedonie has decided to retire effective December 31...
Lengthy Criminal Records Matter to 10th Circuit
A Nambe Pueblo member who objected to the length of his sentence for assault failed to persuade a federal appeals court that his prison term was too long...
Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals Weekly Roundup – October 31 – November 6
Beginning this week, Indian Country Today Media Network is introducing a periodical roundup of court cases recently decided by the U.S. Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals...
Intertribal Court Wins Recognition and Jurisdiction from Washington State Court
A recent child custody case in Valley Center, California became the latest example of how Southern California Intertribal Court has continued to expand its jurisdiction and gain re...
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