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Supreme Court won't take up dispute over solar plant on sacred land
Supreme Court won't take up dispute over solar plant on sacred land (June 6, 2016)

A group of plaintiffs that included an elder from the Fort Mojave Tribe challenged the Ivanpah Solar Electric Generating System in southern California.


Appeals court rejects challenge to solar plant on sacred tribal land
Appeals court rejects challenge to solar plant on sacred tribal land (March 8, 2016)

The Obama administration fast-tracked the Genesis Solar Power Project in California over the objections of tribes.


Fort Mojave Tribe still waiting for cleanup plan at sacred site
Fort Mojave Tribe still waiting for cleanup plan at sacred site (May 4, 2015)

An energy company contaminated the sacred Topock Maze with chemicals, some of which also seeped onto the reservation.


Review: 'Road to Paloma' takes up poor policing on reservation
Review: 'Road to Paloma' takes up poor policing on reservation (July 11, 2014)

A positive review for the Road to Paloma, which stars Jason Momoa and was filmed on the Fort Mojave Reservation.


EPA to consult tribes about emissions at coal-fired power plants
EPA to consult tribes about emissions at coal-fired power plants (June 4, 2014)

Navajo Nation, Ute Tribe and Fort Mojave Tribe host plants on their reservations.


Judge strikes tax refunds for land near Fort Mojave Reservation
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Judge strikes tax refunds for land near Fort Mojave Reservation (June 2, 2014)

Landowners were involved in a lengthy dispute with the Fort Mojave Tribe.


County won't oppose Fort Mojave land-into-trust application
County won't oppose Fort Mojave land-into-trust application (February 7, 2014)

An Arizona county won't challenge a land-into-trust application submitted by the Fort Mojave Tribe.


Law for tax breaks near Fort Mojave Reservation ruled illegal
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Law for tax breaks near Fort Mojave Reservation ruled illegal (July 25, 2013)

Arizona Attorney General Tom Horne issued a legal opinion that said a state law that provided tax breaks for landowners near the Fort Mojave Reservation is illegal.


Fort Mojave Tribe in discussions to purchase city golf course
Fort Mojave Tribe in discussions to purchase city golf course (July 17, 2013)

The Fort Mojave Tribe might be acquiring yet another golf course. The tribe operates the Mojave Resort Golf Club near its casino and recently opened the Huukan Golf Club. A...


Fort Mojave Tribe  set to upgrade  newly acquired golf course
Fort Mojave Tribe set to upgrade newly acquired golf course (June 24, 2013)

The Fort Mojave Tribe plans to upgrade a newly acquired golf course in Arizona.


Child's death on Fort Mojave Reservation remains under probe
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Child's death on Fort Mojave Reservation remains under probe (July 17, 2012)

The death of a child on the Fort Mojave Reservation. remains under investigation. The Mohave Daily News reported the girl's death last week. But no new information has been released...


Non-Indian suspected in girl's death on Fort Mojave Reservation
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Non-Indian suspected in girl's death on Fort Mojave Reservation (July 13, 2012)

A 29-year-old non-Indian man is in custody in connection with the death of a toddler on the Fort Mojave Reservation. The man is suspected of causing fatal injuries to the...


Tribes uncover ancestral remains by solar site in California
Tribes uncover ancestral remains by solar site in California (April 24, 2012)

After discovering ancestral remains near the site, two tribes are asking the Obama administration to stop a solar energy project in southern California. The Colorado River Indian Tribes and the...


Fort Mojave Tribal Band to be featured in new documentary
Fort Mojave Tribal Band to be featured in new documentary (February 21, 2012)

The Fort Mojave Tribal Band will be featured in a new documentary called Sousa on the Rez: Marching to the Beat of a Different Drum. Members of the Fort Mojave...


Fort Mojave Tribe welcomes filming of movie on reservation
Fort Mojave Tribe welcomes filming of movie on reservation (February 10, 2012)

The Fort Mojave Tribe authorized the shooting of an independent film on the reservation. Actor Jason Momoa, who appeared as Conan in Conan the Barbarian, plays a tribal member who...


Fort Mojave Tribe signs agreement to house city inmates
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Fort Mojave Tribe signs agreement to house city inmates (May 18, 2011)

The Fort Mojave Tribe has agreed to house inmates from the Bullhead City, Arizona. The agreement with the tribe will save the city some money. Mohave County recently doubled its...


Fort Mojave Tribe revives lawsuit over sacred place in California
Fort Mojave Tribe revives lawsuit over sacred place in California (March 4, 2011)

The Fort Mojave Tribe filed a new lawsuit to protect one of its most sacred sites. The tribe says the California Department of Toxic Substances Control is violating a settlement...


Arizona  tribes lose appeal  to block   shooting range on sacred land
Arizona tribes lose appeal to block shooting range on sacred land (January 6, 2011)

The Fort Mojave Indian Tribe and the Hualapai Tribal Nation have lost their bid to stop a shooting range on sacred land in Arizona. The Bureau of Land Management plans...