Authorities in California said they eradicated 233 marijuana plants and confiscated 100 pounds of dried cannabis from a home on the reservation.
Stacy Phelps, a citizen of the Sisseton Wahpeton Oyate, has been cleared by a jury in connection with an Indian education funding scandal.
Thousands of Native voters in North Dakota will be disenfranchised ahead of a critical election unless they take action to protect their rights.
Oral arguments in a closely-watched reservation boundary case take place on November 27.
A controversial county sheriff who was convicted of racial profiling plans to take his case to the Supreme Court.
Two lawmakers in Nebraska are working to address the crisis of missing and murdered Native women.


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Native Americans are more likely to be killed by law enforcement than any other racial or ethnic group, according to the Center on Juvenile and Criminal Justice.

A federal judge struck down the Indian Child Welfare Act of 1978 as unconstitutional.

A Crow family wants the best offer for the use of their land. Negotiations have turned bitter.

Marijuana in Canada presents a serious matter for Natives and particularly for the Mohawks of Akwesasne.

Women who complained about the way they were treated at the National Congress of American Indians often found they weren't believed.

Opposition in Indian Country wasn't enough to derail President Trump's controversial nominee to the Supreme Court.

Millions of cans of beer are no longer being sold in a small reservation border town.

A federal judge's decision to strike down the Indian Child Welfare Act continues to draw strong reactions.

A #MeToo scandal at the nation's largest and oldest inter-tribal advocacy organization is threatening another high-ranking staffer.

Tribes are preparing for a big battle after a federal judge struck down the Indian Child Welfare Act in a case many believe is headed to the Supreme Court.

Should states and counties be able to tax businesses in Indian Country? One federal judge says yes.

The Inter-American Commission on Human Rights will be taking a closer look at violence against Native women.

Tribes have finally been given access to the Trump administration's Dakota Access Pipeline decision but Indian Country is still being kept in the dark.

Republicans in the Senate are moving forward with a final vote on Brett Kavanaugh after receiving the results of an FBI investigation.

The Department of Homeland Security was not fully prepared to enforce the Trump administration’s 'zero-tolerance' immigration policy or handle its consequences.

John Dossett is no longer employed at the nation's largest and oldest inter-tribal advocacy organization after being accused of sexual harassment.

The Indian Child Welfare Act remains under attack across the nation but tribes in one state are working to ensure they have a voice.

Native voters have filed an emergency appeal with the Supreme Court after losing a case affecting their rights in North Dakota.

The Trump administration announced more than $70 million in school safety grants but fewer than five went to Indian Country.

A federal judge just got around to ruling on an Obama-era restructuring of the Bureau of Indian Education.

Despite continuous underfunding, a new academy is training cadets to protect the Navajo Nation on its own terms.

The Supreme Court has let stand an Obama-era moratorium on new uranium mines on about 1 million acres around the Grand Canyon.

The U.S. Supreme Court is back in session as Indian Country awaits the fate of controversial nominee Brett Kavanaugh.

The Supreme Court's Carcieri ruling has created an unfair, immoral obstacle to many tribes.

Protesters outside of a heated Senate hearing seemed to have already made up their minds about Brett Kavanaugh, the Supreme Court nominee accused of sexual assault.

Tribes across the nation, advocates for Native women and a bipartisan group of former federal prosecutors are taking a stand in one of the most consequential Supreme Court cases in recent history.

Mandan Hidatsa and Arikara Nation residents, who live at the center of oil fracking fields, were among the first critics of the Trump administration's environmental proposals.

Despite a negative court ruling, attorneys are counting on South Dakota to comply with the Indian Child Welfare Act.

Republicans are intent on advancing Brett Kavanaugh even as more Alaska Natives oppose the controversial Supreme Court nominee.

Alissa Skipintheday was friendly and outgoing. She loved to take photos and dreamed of becoming a beautician.

A decades-long fight to protect sacred Blackfeet Nation land continues in the federal courts.