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Cronkite News: Tribes finally at the table in Colorado River water talks
Cronkite News: Tribes finally at the table in Colorado River water talks (April 16, 2019)

Tribes played a critical role in the negotiation of a multi-state drought plan that is about to become law.


Leader of Jicarilla Apache Nation stepped down after remarks about 'loose women'
Leader of Jicarilla Apache Nation stepped down after remarks about 'loose women' (April 12, 2019)

Levi Pesata resigned from the Jicarilla Apache Nation after appearing to make light of the crisis of missing and murdered Native women.


Emanuel Vigil: What it's like to be a Native American teen today
Emanuel Vigil: What it's like to be a Native American teen today (July 8, 2016)

We in the native youth community celebrate together, we cry together, and we experience important events with each other.


Jicarilla Apache Nation draws true believers for conference on UFOs
Jicarilla Apache Nation draws true believers for conference on UFOs (May 10, 2016)

Tribal members and other people have reported seeing unusual objects in the skies over the reservation in northern New Mexico.


Save Oak Flat caravan leaves Arizona for journey to nation's capital
Save Oak Flat caravan leaves Arizona for journey to nation's capital (July 7, 2015)

The Apache Stronghold group will be crossing several states as they make their way to Washington, D.C., for events on July 21 and July 22.


Distributor brings beef produced on reservations to the market
Distributor brings beef produced on reservations to the market (April 20, 2015)

Labatt Food Service of Texas is on a mission to bring Native American beef to the masses.


Harlan McKosato: Apache woman develops 'indispensible' guide
Harlan McKosato: Apache woman develops 'indispensible' guide (January 22, 2015)

If you are looking for present day, solid information about the 566 federally recognized Indian tribes in the U.S. you need look no further than Tiller’s Guide to Indian Country.


ASU News: Jicarilla Apache senior eyes career in tribal justice
ASU News: Jicarilla Apache senior eyes career in tribal justice (May 6, 2014)

Carley Tafoya, a member of the Jicarilla Apache Nation, plans to pursue a law degree to address criminal justice issues in Indian Country.


Former Jicarilla Apache Nation employee admits theft of $215K
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Former Jicarilla Apache Nation employee admits theft of $215K (February 25, 2014)

A former employee of the Jicarilla Apache Nation of New Mexico pleaded guilty to stealing nearly $215,00 from the tribe.


Opinion: Tribes develop roadmap for future of Colorado River
Opinion: Tribes develop roadmap for future of Colorado River (September 18, 2013)

Anne Castle, the Assistant Secretary of the Interior for Water and Science, and T. Darryl Vigil, a member of the Jicarilla Apache Nation, discuss the Ten Tribes Partnership:


Jicarilla Apache Nation wins $21M award over breach of trust
Jicarilla Apache Nation wins $21M award over breach of trust (June 25, 2013)

The federal government owes the Jicarilla Apache Nation of New Mexico $21 million for breach of trust, a federal judge ruled.


SMU News: 'Becoming White Clay' documents Jicarilla history
SMU News: 'Becoming White Clay' documents Jicarilla history (February 18, 2013)

"North America’s Jicarilla Apache tribe cloaked themselves in trade, diplomacy, and intermarriage and nearly escaped incarceration on an American Indian reservation. How they did it has been a mystery...


Jicarilla Apache Nation signs agreement for new power provider
Jicarilla Apache Nation signs agreement for new power provider (December 6, 2012)

The Jicarilla Apache Nation of New Mexico signed an agreement with PNM to provide service on the reservation. The tribe was receiving service from Northern Rio Arriba Electric Cooperative. But...


Jicarilla Apache Nation battles utility in tribal and federal court
Jicarilla Apache Nation battles utility in tribal and federal court (November 29, 2012)

The Jicarilla Apache Nation of New Mexico and a utility that provides service on the reservation are battling in tribal and federal court. The tribe went to its court to...


Man killed in shootout with Jicarilla Apache police was fugitive
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Man killed in shootout with Jicarilla Apache police was fugitive (July 17, 2012)

A man killed in a shootout with police officers from the Jicarilla Apache Nation of New Mexico was fugitive Rex Michael Sherwood. Sherwood, 48, was known to tribal police after...


Jicarilla Apache Nation police report death of man after shootout
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Jicarilla Apache Nation police report death of man after shootout (July 16, 2012)

Police from the Jicarilla Apache Nation of New Mexico said a man was found dead after shootout early Sunday morning. A man reportedly broke into a gas station on the...


Jicarilla Apache woman identified as girl in photo from 1987
Jicarilla Apache woman identified as girl in photo from 1987 (May 9, 2012)

A member of the Jicarilla Apache Nation reclaimed a photo that was taken in 1987 after it was published on the front page of The Farmington Daily Times on...


Tylynn Anderson wins Miss Jicarilla Apache for second year
Tylynn Anderson wins Miss Jicarilla Apache for second year (May 2, 2012)

Tylynn Anderson has been crowned Miss Jicarilla Apache for the second year in a row. Anderson, 19, is honored to represent the Jicarilla Apache Nation to the world. She's also...


Law Article: Ruling shows need for strong tribal judiciary
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Law Article: Ruling shows need for strong tribal judiciary (November 4, 2011)

"A court’s role is often similar to that of a dictionary: to define words. The current Supreme Court did just that last June. Here’s the latest addition to the Indian...


Law Article: Supreme Court decision in Jicarilla Apache case
Law Article: Supreme Court decision in Jicarilla Apache case (July 12, 2011)

"On June 13, 2011, the Supreme Court issued its opinion in United States v. Jicarilla Apache Nation, 564 U.S. ___ (2011), holding that the fiduciary exception to the attorney-client privilege...


Opinion: Supreme Court tells tribes they can't verify the trust
Opinion: Supreme Court tells tribes they can't verify the trust (June 14, 2011)

"The United States Supreme Court Monday once again stuck it to Native American litigants. In a 7-1 opinion (Justice Elena Kagan recused), the Court sided with the U.S. government and...


Supreme Court  issues decision in Jicarilla Apache Nation     case
Supreme Court issues decision in Jicarilla Apache Nation case (June 13, 2011)

The U.S. Supreme Court issued its ruling today in US v. Jicarilla Apache Nation, a fiduciary trust case. By a 7-1 vote, the justices ruled that the Jicarilla Apache Nation...


Jicarilla Apache Nation to negotiate costs of water system
Jicarilla Apache Nation to negotiate costs of water system (May 17, 2011)

The Jicarilla Apache Nation of New Mexico is negotiating the costs of a water system with the Bureau of Reclamation. As part of a water rights settlement with the Navajo...


Supreme Court posts audio in Jicarilla Apache trust case
Supreme Court posts audio in Jicarilla Apache trust case (April 25, 2011)

The U.S. Supreme Court has posted the audio from the oral argument in US v. Jicarilla Apache Nation, a fiduciary trust case. The justices heard the case on April 20....


Supreme Court hears Jicarilla   case without Justice Kagan
Supreme Court hears Jicarilla case without Justice Kagan (April 21, 2011)

The U.S. Supreme Court heard US v. Jicarilla Apache Nation, a fiduciary trust case, on Wednesday. Justice Elena Kagan, the newest member of the court, did not participate. She served...


Turtle Talk: Preliminary thoughts for Jicarilla Apache     case
Turtle Talk: Preliminary thoughts for Jicarilla Apache case (April 20, 2011)

"Today, the Court heard arguments in United States v. Jicarilla Apache Nation (transcript here). Pratik Shah (6 prior arguments before the Court) argued for the government, and Steven Gordon (1...


Supreme Court   takes up Jicarilla Apache Nation trust case
Supreme Court takes up Jicarilla Apache Nation trust case (April 20, 2011)

UPDATE: Oral Argument Transcript The U.S. Supreme Court is hearing oral arguments in US v. Jicarilla Apache Nation, a fiduciary trust case, this morning. The Jicarilla Apache Nation of New...


Supreme Court hearing in Jicarilla Apache trust case on April 20
Supreme Court hearing in Jicarilla Apache trust case on April 20 (April 4, 2011)

The U.S. Supreme Court will hear US v. Jicarilla Apache Nation, a fiduciary trust case, on Wednesday, April 20. The Jicarilla Apache Nation of New Mexico sued the federal government...


Jicarilla Apache Nation looks to eliminate more than 200 employees
Jicarilla Apache Nation looks to eliminate more than 200 employees (February 3, 2011)

The Jicarilla Apache Nation of New Mexico has passed a resolution that could result in the elimination of over 200 jobs. The resolution calls for each tribal entity to eliminate...


Supreme Court agrees to hear Jicarilla Apache Nation trust case
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Supreme Court agrees to hear Jicarilla Apache Nation trust case (January 10, 2011)

The U.S. Supreme Court on Friday agreed to hear US v. Jicarilla Apache Nation, a fiduciary trust case. The Jicarilla Apache Nation of New Mexico sued the federal government for...