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Supreme Court Denies Review In Ute Tribe v. Utah Case
On March 22 the U. S. Supreme Court denied certiorari review in Ute Tribe v...
Omaha Tribe Wins Unanimous Decision at SCOTUS
Yesterday the United States Supreme Court ruled in a unanimous decision to uphold the right of the Omaha Tribe of Nebraska to impose a sales tax on its own land...
Squatter’s Rights: SCOTUS Hears Arguments in Fight Over Omaha Tribal Land
“The White man made us many promises, and he kept but one...
Teaching Tribes How to Govern
North Carolina’s prostitution laws did not get revised between 1919 and 2013, but now one brave and realistic state agency, the Ethics Commission, is interpreting the law to move N...
Non-Indians and Tribal Criminal Jurisdiction
According to current U.S. legal interpretations, non-Indian U.S. citizens are not subject to tribal criminal jurisdiction. A critical well-known case is where the U.S...
Indigenous Plaintiffs Score Two Victories in Battle Against Chevron
Indigenous and rural plaintiffs from Lago Agrio, Ecuador have won two battles recently in their efforts to sue the U.S...
Tribal Leaders Meet With Obama; The Cherokee Nation Lobbies Strong
As many as 18 tribal leaders from across Indian country met with President Barack Obama last week in a Native American Roundtable discussion held in Washington, DC...
Taxation of Indian Tribes: A Modern-Day Shakedown
United States Supreme Court Justice, John Marshall, famously stated in
A Call for Obama to Spend Political Capital on Important Native Issues
The Atlantic’s Andrew Cohen, who has been increasingly vocal in his magazine on tribal legal issues, is calling on the Obama administration to take bolder steps on Native issues...