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Wife of Lummi Nation council member injured in mass shooting in Las Vegas
Wife of Lummi Nation council member injured in mass shooting in Las Vegas (October 3, 2017)

The wife of a leader of the Lummi Nation is recovering after being injured during a mass shooting in Las Vegas, Nevada.


Stockbridge-Munsee Band leader addresses Wisconsin lawmakers
Stockbridge-Munsee Band leader addresses Wisconsin lawmakers (April 5, 2017)

President Shannon Holsey cited education, health care and protecting the environment as top priorities for the 11 tribes and the state.


Stockbridge-Munsee leader delivers tribal address in Wisconsin
Stockbridge-Munsee leader delivers tribal address in Wisconsin (March 28, 2017)

The annual State of the Tribes address takes place April 4 at the state capital in Madison, Wisconsin.


Three more tribes sign cooperative agreements for Cobell program
Three more tribes sign cooperative agreements for Cobell program (December 15, 2016)

The Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribes, the Stockbridge-Munsee Band and the Scyuan Band will help educate landowners about the Cobell buy-back effort.


Tribes deliver Wisconsin firewood to Standing Rock Sioux Tribe
Tribes deliver Wisconsin firewood to Standing Rock Sioux Tribe (September 21, 2016)

The #NoDAPL movement continues to bring Indian Country together.


Stockbridge-Munsee Band elects Shannon Holsey as president
Stockbridge-Munsee Band elects Shannon Holsey as president (October 20, 2015)

Voters of the Wisconsin tribe ousted their top three leaders in an election on October 10.


Youth from three tribes to explore ancestral Delaware homeland
Youth from three tribes to explore ancestral Delaware homeland (April 29, 2015)

The Delaware Nation, the Delaware Tribe and the Stockbridge-Munsee Community are sending 15 youth to the Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area.


Supreme Court won't hear Stockbridge-Munsee Band land claim
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Supreme Court won't hear Stockbridge-Munsee Band land claim (March 2, 2015)

The tribe is the latest to fall victim to a trend that started with a Supreme Court decision that had nothing to do with land claims.


2nd Circuit won't rehear Stockbridge-Munsee land claim lawsuit
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2nd Circuit won't rehear Stockbridge-Munsee land claim lawsuit (August 14, 2014)

The tribe can ask the U.S. Supreme Court to hear the case but acceptance is highly unlikely.


Brian Pierson: Recent federal court rulings affecting Indian law
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Brian Pierson: Recent federal court rulings affecting Indian law (July 15, 2014)

Land claims, Indian status and land-into-trust are some of the issues in recent court cases.


Appeals court dismisses Stockbridge-Munsee Band's land claim
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Appeals court dismisses Stockbridge-Munsee Band's land claim (June 20, 2014)

2nd Circuit has been hostile to tribal claims for nearly a decade.


Stockbridge-Munsee Community to hold another recall election
Stockbridge-Munsee Community to hold another recall election (July 26, 2013)

The Stockbridge-Munsee Community of Wisconsin will hold another recall election for President Robert Chicks.


Stockbridge-Munsee Community can't sue for New York lands
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Stockbridge-Munsee Community can't sue for New York lands (July 25, 2013)

A federal judge said the Stockbridge-Munsee Community of Wisconsin waited too long to sue for its ancestral lands in New York.


Opinion bars tribal police officer from serving on county board
Opinion bars tribal police officer from serving on county board (May 2, 2013)

A tribal police officer who has been cross-deputized may not hold office on a county board of supervisors in Wisconsin, Attorney General J.B. Van Hollen said in a legal opinion....


Stockbridge-Munsee Community recalls president from office
Stockbridge-Munsee Community recalls president from office (April 29, 2013)

Members of the Stockbridge-Munsee Community of Wisconsin voted to recall President Robert Chicks from office. The vote to recall Chicks was 224 to 128, according to a copy of the...


Stockbridge-Munsee Community  sets recall  vote for president
Stockbridge-Munsee Community sets recall vote for president (April 8, 2013)

The Stockbridge-Munsee Community of Wisconsin scheduled an April 27 recall election for President Robert Chicks. Tribal members circulated a petition against Chicks in connection with a traffic citation off the...


Leader of Stockbridge-Munsee Community   targeted in recall
Leader of Stockbridge-Munsee Community targeted in recall (March 21, 2013)

Robert Chicks, the president of the Stockbridge-Munsee Community in Wisconsin, is facing a recall effort. Chicks avoided being removed from office at council meeting on Tuesday. So opponents will...


Wisconsin county tries to  mend fences with tribes on land issues
Wisconsin county tries to mend fences with tribes on land issues (March 7, 2013)

Officials in Shawano County, Wisconsin, are trying to mend fences with tribes after years of land-into-trust disputes. In January, the county rescinded its opposition to the Ho-Chunk Nation land-into-trust application....


Stockbridge-Munsee Community upset over land-into-trust flap
Stockbridge-Munsee Community upset over land-into-trust flap (June 7, 2012)

Leaders of the Stockbridge-Munsee Community boycotted a planned meeting with the Tribal Affairs Committee in Shawano County, Wisconsin. The tribe is upset by the failure of the county to act...


Stockbridge-Munsee land-into-trust deal stirs debates
Stockbridge-Munsee land-into-trust deal stirs debates (April 18, 2012)

A land-into-trust agreement with the Stockbridge-Munsee Community in Wisconsin is stirring controversy. The tribe has agreed to pay $140,000 annually for the next 10 years to Shawano County to address...


Law Article:  Stockbridge-Munsee   Tribe wins immunity case
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Law Article: Stockbridge-Munsee Tribe wins immunity case (February 21, 2012)

"A man who slipped and fell in the parking lot of a golf course owned by the Stockbridge-Munsee Community Indian Tribe cannot sue the Tribe or the Tribe’s insurer, a...


State court affirms  Stockbridge-Munsee sovereign immunity
State court affirms Stockbridge-Munsee sovereign immunity (February 15, 2012)

A business owned and operated by the Stockbridge-Munsee Community enjoys sovereign immunity, a Wisconsin Court of Appeals ruled on Tuesday. The tribe purchased the Pine Hills Golf Course and Supper...