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Few fines under Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act
Few fines under Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act (May 7, 2018)

In the 28 years since the Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act became law, the federal government has collected less than $30,000 in fines.


Dakota Access firm told to stop work on pipeline after contaminating water
Dakota Access firm told to stop work on pipeline after contaminating water (July 26, 2017)

The Rover natural gas pipeline has been hit with a second stop work order, this time in West Virginia.


Native women and youth on 400-mile Potomac River Water Walk
Native women and youth on 400-mile Potomac River Water Walk (October 17, 2016)

Sharon Day: 'All the while, we’re speaking to that water. We’re telling the water how much we care about her.'


Payday lender owned by Cheyenne River Sioux man loses case
Payday lender owned by Cheyenne River Sioux man loses case (November 17, 2011)

A payday lending business that is owned by a member of the Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe cannot claim sovereign immunity, a court in West Virginia ruled. Martin A. Webb offers...