Gabriel S. Galanda
2/2/15

For most of the modern tribal self-determination era, American Indian nations have emphasized inclusion. Starting in the early 1970s, higher tribal membership numbers equated to higher federal self-determination dollars....

Gale Courey Toensing
11/17/14
Interior Secretary – Indian Affairs Kevin K...
Duane Champagne
12/23/12
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...
Scott Seaborne
6/14/12

On July 23, 2008, Senator Byron Dorgan (D-NE), chairman of the Senate Committee on Indian Affairs (SCIA), introduced a bill titled ...

Duane Champagne
5/8/12
In this country, all citizens are equal under the law—in theory...
Duane Champagne
1/7/12
In 1973, during the annual celebration of the Suquamish Indian Tribe, Mark David Oliphant, a non-tribal member, was arrested and charged with assaulting a tribal police officer and...
Gyasi Ross and Michael O. Finley
8/4/11

The time has come to make meaningful change. Native women need to be protected from the sexual predators who repeatedly victimize them, without consequence or repercussion....