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Cheyenne & Arapaho Tribal Tribune: Tribes fight coal mine in Texas
Cheyenne & Arapaho Tribal Tribune: Tribes fight coal mine in Texas (May 4, 2016)

Native American groups and supporters band together to show their outrage at the continued destructive coal mining along the Rio Grande in Eagle Pass, Texas.


Self-proclaimed 'Native' church defends drug use and sex healing
Self-proclaimed 'Native' church defends drug use and sex healing (April 20, 2016)

The group claims marijuana as a sacrament and has become affiliated with an Arizona woman who was recently found guilty of prostitution.


Self-proclaimed 'Native' church loses decision on marijuana use
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Self-proclaimed 'Native' church loses decision on marijuana use (April 7, 2016)

The controversial Oklevueha Native American Church claims marijuana as a sacrament in addition to peyote.


Man who claims to be Seminole wins decision in NAC case
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Man who claims to be Seminole wins decision in NAC case (April 10, 2012)

A man who claims Seminole descent and who runs a "Native American Church" will be allowed to pursue his religious rights claims thanks to a decision from the 9th Circuit...


Mining project threatens sacred  Huichol mountains   in Mexico
Mining project threatens sacred Huichol mountains in Mexico (February 14, 2012)

Members of the Huichol Tribe in Mexico say a $100 million silver mine threatens their way of life. Tribal members make a 150-mile pilgrimage from their villages in western Mexico...