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Filed Under: National | Politics
Unsettled Ch. 23: Passamaquoddy leader indicted for stealing (07/21)
The Portland Press Herald continues its Unsettled series with a story bout the corruption indictment of Bobby Newell, a former leader of the Passamaquoddy Tribe at Indian Township.

Filed Under: Law | National | Politics
Unsettled Ch. 20: Passamaquoddy Tribe still lacks constitution (07/18)
The Portland Press Herald continues its Unsettled series with a story about the lack of a joint constitution for the Passamaquoddy Tribe.

Filed Under: Law | National | Politics
Unsettled Ch. 19: Passamaquoddy Tribe restricts right to vote (07/17)
The Portland Press Herald continues its Unsettled series with a story about the denial of voting rights within the Passamaquoddy Tribe.

Filed Under: Environment | Law | National
Report faults Maine over dealings with Passamaquoddy Tribe (07/16)
State has claimed authority over tribal fishing activities.

Filed Under: Environment | Law
Maine asserts jurisdiction over tribal waters in case against EPA (07/09)
State wants to determine standards for waters that run through reservations.

Filed Under: Law
Ex-employee pleads guilty to theft from Passamaquoddy Tribe (06/27)
Former finance director admits he stole $20,000.

Filed Under: Law | Trust
Passamaquoddy Tribe pays $58K to county to end taxation suit (06/17)
Tribe agreed to make back payments to 2006 and to make payments in the future.

Filed Under: Education | Opinion
Editorial: Racist mascots don't belong in Maine's public schools (06/04)
Newspaper calls on schools in Maine to avoid using stereotypical images of Indians as mascots.

Filed Under: Law
Ex-employee pleads not guilty over Passamaquoddy Tribe theft (05/20)
Charles Fourcloud is accused of stealing about $20,000.

Filed Under: Law
Former employee charged in theft from Passamaquoddy Tribe (05/13)
The former finance director for the Passamaquoddy Tribe at Pleasant Point in Maine has been charged in federal court.

Filed Under: Environment | Law
New York charges tribal fishermen with illegal elver poaching (04/25)
The state of New York has charged several tribal members with poaching elvers.

Filed Under: Opinion
Ed Rice: Maine schools show lack of respect with Indian mascots (03/31)
Ed Rice, the author of Baseball’s First Indian, calls on three public schools in Maine to change their Indian mascots.

Filed Under: Environment
MPBN: State tries to place fish limits on Passamaquoddy Tribe (02/21)
The state of Maine continues efforts to impose fishing limits on the Passamaquoddy Tribe at Pleasant Point and the Passamaquoddy Tribe at Indian Township.

Filed Under: Environment | Law
Maine tribes criticize state for pulling out of fishing agreement (02/19)
Tribal leaders are criticizing the state of Maine for abruptly pulling out of a fishing agreement.

Filed Under: Environment
Passamaquoddy Tribe seeks permit for new source of water (02/12)
The Passamaquoddy Tribe at Pleasant Point in Maine is working to improve the quality of water on the reservation.

Filed Under: Opinion
Jamie Bissonette Lewey: Maine must keep promise to tribes (02/03)
Jamie Bissonette Lewey, the chairman of the Maine Indian Tribal-State Commission, discusses a fishing dispute.

Filed Under: Environment | Law
Passamaquoddy Tribe makes progress on state fishing talks (01/30)
The Passamaquoddy Tribe and the state of Maine are near a final agreement on elver fishing.

Filed Under: Law
Man fired by Passamaquoddy Tribe looks elsewhere for job (01/22)
A man who was fired by the Passamaquoddy Tribe at Indian Township in Maine almost landed another job in Indian Country.

Filed Under: Opinion | Sports
Ed Rice: Cleveland team owes debt to Penobscot Nation (01/14)
Ed Rice, the author of Baseball’s First Indian, discusses the debt the Cleveland baseball team owes to the Penobscot Nation of Maine.

Filed Under: Opinion
Column: Records help Maine tribal members trace ancestry (11/04)
Columnist says records kept by Mormon Church can help people find their Indian ancestors.

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