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Filed Under: Arts & Entertainment
Al Jazeera: NMAI highlights jewelry of talented Navajo family (11/28)
The 'Glittering World' exhibit features the works of the Yazzies.

Filed Under: National
Native women ask city in New York to find new name for park (11/28)
Council members said they are open to the proposal.

Filed Under: Opinion
Mark Rogers: Finding something to be thankful for this holiday (11/26)
Expressing thanks for family, friends and the Montaukett Nation community.

Filed Under: Business | Law
Divided court won't extend Seneca Nation immunity to business (11/25)
By a 4-3 vote, the New York Court of Appeals opens the tribe's golf course to a lawsuit.

Filed Under: Business | Law | National
Otoe-Missouria Tribe defends online loan business amid scrutiny (11/24)
Chairman John Shotton said profits from the operation have been 'substantial.'

Filed Under: Opinion | Politics
Editorial: BIA fails to resolve Cayuga Nation leadership dispute (11/24)
Newspaper calls on members of Congress to step in and help end a long-running fight.

Filed Under: Arts & Entertainment
Performance sheds light on 'purchase' of Lenape island in 1626 (11/19)
The acquisition of Manhattan is told from a Native point of view in a concert opera.

Filed Under: Law
Seneca-Cayuga Tribe suspends committee members for fraud (11/18)
A police chief for the Bureau of Indian Affairs said he hasn't opened an investigation into the allegations.

Filed Under: Arts & Entertainment | National
Doug George-Kanentiio: NAMMYs promote Native musical talent (11/18)
The fifteenth Native American Music Awards, held at the Seneca Allegany Casino in New York, once again honored the best in Native music.

Filed Under: Law | National
New York tribes commemorate 220th anniversary of treaty (11/12)
The treaty recognized the rights of Cayuga, Mohawk, Oneida, Onondaga and Seneca nations.

Filed Under: Law | National
County files late appeal in Cayuga Nation foreclosure case (11/10)
The tribe and Indian Country have most likely been spared another round of concerns about their record before the Supreme Court.

Filed Under: Opinion
Mark Rogers: Native people are here and alive on Long Island (11/06)
Native people on Long Island in New York are still fighting for their existence.

Filed Under: Politics
Seneca Nation voters choose Maurice John as their next leader (11/05)
The new president -- part of the Seneca Party -- vowed to continue the path of the current administration.

Filed Under: Business | Law
Tribes withdraw Internet lending lawsuit after losing decision (11/04)
The Otoe-Missouria Tribe and the Lac Vieux Desert Band of Lake Superior Chippewa Indians said fighting the state of New York consumed 'considerable resources.'

Filed Under: Law | Politics
Shinnecock Nation allows felons to hold office in certain cases (10/22)
Tribal members who were convicted of a non-sexual felony and were released from incarceration for five years before an election can run for the office of trustee.

Filed Under: Law
State employee accused of stealing from Cayuga Nation minors (10/15)
Authorities said the director of Native American Services for the state stole nearly $25,000.

Filed Under: Environment
Army Corps approves mining expansion at historic Seneca site (10/09)
The Seneca Nation and the Tonawanda Band were worried about the exposure of ancestors and artifacts at the site.

Filed Under: Law
Law Article: Clash of competing sovereigns in tribal lending case (10/06)
Attorneys discuss decision from the 2nd Circuit Court of Appeals affecting tribal online loan businesses.

Filed Under: Business | Law | National
NAFSA puts a positive spin on decision in tribal lending lawsuit (10/02)
The law firm that represents the tribes in the case also called it a victory.

Filed Under: Business | Law | National
2nd Circuit rebuffs tribal online lenders in dispute with New York (10/01)
The Otoe-Missouria Tribe and the Lac Vieux Desert Band of Lake Superior Chippewa Indians claim the state lacks authority over their businesses.

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