itnesses: Hearing on violence against Native women
The Senate Indian Affairs Committee is holding an oversight hearing on Thursday on violence against Native women.

The following witnesses will testify:
MS ALEX ARRIAGA
Director- Government Relations, Amnesty International, USA

MS JAMI ROZELL
Educator- Survivor citizen of the Cherokee Nation

MS TAMMY M. YOUNG
Co-Director, Alaska Native Women's Coalition Against Domestic Violence & Sexual Assault

MS KAREN ARTICHOKER
Director- Sacred Circle

MS DORMA SAHNEYAH
Chief Prosecutor, Hopi Tribe

MR RIYAZ KANJI
Founding Partner, Kanji & Katzen, PLLC
The hearing will follow a business meeting by the committee. The agenda for the business meeting hasn't been released.

Committee Notice:
OVERSIGHT HEARING on the prevalence of violence against Indian women (September 27, 2007)

Amnesty International Report:
Full Report | Press Release

Online Discussion:
Violence against Native American and Alaska Native Women (April 24, 2007)

Relevant Links:
Join Voices with Native American and Alaska Native Women and Take Action to Stop the Violence - http://www.amnestyusa.org/maze

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