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Filed Under: Business | Law
Shinnecock Nation asserts control over tobacco amid pressure (07/25)
The state has the highest tax in the nation and has been seizing shipments to tribal shops.

Filed Under: Opinion
Mark Rogers: Reality of being an invisible Indian in New York (07/22)
Mark Rogers explains why he writes about Native issues.

Filed Under: Business
Mohegan Tribe continues efforts to diversify economic holdings (07/15)
The tribe is launching a digital office technology business.

Filed Under: Law
Brian Pierson: Recent federal court rulings affecting Indian law (07/15)
Land claims, Indian status and land-into-trust are some of the issues in recent court cases.

Filed Under: National | World
Immigrants who speak Native languages face difficulty in US (07/14)
Native people make up a significant percentage of Mexican immigrants in New York City and many of them are running into language barriers.

Filed Under: Opinion
Dick Cavett: Leonard Crow Dog's ceremony in New York City (07/14)
Dick Cavett recalls the time Lakota medicine man Leonard Crow Dog performed a ceremony in New York City.

Filed Under: Opinion
Doug George-Kanentiio: Fire lawyers for bad Mohawk land deal (07/08)
After reviewing the statements issued by the St. Regis Tribal Council in support of extinguishing forever all Mohawk claims to our aboriginal territory it is obvious none of the lawyers read the dreaded Sherrill v. Oneida Indian Nation of New York case.

Filed Under: National
Boy bitten by bulldogs on Onondaga Nation remains in hospital (07/03)
Four-year-old boy suffered a wound to the chest and three other family members were injured during the chaotic scuffle.

Filed Under: Law
St. Regis Mohawk Tribe suspends police chief and employees (07/02)
Allegations have been made regarding a petty cash account.

Filed Under: Business | Law
Supreme Court won't hear appeal filed by Indian tobacco firm (06/23)
Native Wholesale Supply Company was fighting efforts to comply with state laws in Idaho and California.

Filed Under: Law
Appeals court dismisses Stockbridge-Munsee Band's land claim (06/20)
2nd Circuit has been hostile to tribal claims for nearly a decade.

Filed Under: Opinion
Doug George-Kanentiio: Mohawk leaders defend land settlement (06/17)
Last week I was able to attend the two public sessions in which the people of Akwesasne had an opportunity to discuss the proposed land claims settlement.

Filed Under: Business | Law
Seneca-Cayuga Tribe settles dispute over raid of smokeshop (06/13)
The tribe was accused of selling untaxed cigarettes.

Filed Under: Environment
Shinnecock Nation stops bulldozers from crossing beach site (06/12)
Landowner agrees to talk to the tribe after bulldozers tried to cross sacred beach property.

Filed Under: Politics
Oneida Nation donates $100K to support Republican candidate (06/09)
Tribe supports Rep. Richard Hanna in Republican primary against Claudia Tenney.

Filed Under: Law | National
NCPR: St. Regis Mohawk Tribe sees controversy with land deal (06/06)
North County Public Radio reports on a land claim settlement for the St. Regis Mohawk Tribe.

Filed Under: Law | National | Trust
BIA to place 13K acres in trust for Oneida Nation in New York (06/03)
Land-into-trust application was filed in 2005.

Filed Under: Opinion
Doug George-Kanentiio: Bad land claim settlement for Mohawk (06/03)
That the Tribal Council would assume it has the authority, never given, to represent all Mohawks on this most vital and delicate of issues is nothing short of pure arrogance without basis in history or fact.

Filed Under: National | Sports
Onondaga Nation brothers share highest college lacrosse honor (05/30)
Brothers are the first Native players to win the award and the first to share it.

Filed Under: Recognition
Bills introduced to recognize Montaukett Nation in New York (05/29)
Tribe lost its status in a state court ruling in 1910.

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