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Filed Under: Politics
Audio from Senate Indian Affairs Committee hearing on five bills (04/02)
The Senate Indian Affairs Committee held a hearing this afternoon to consider five bills.

Filed Under: Politics
Witness list for Senate Indian Affairs Committee hearing on bills (04/01)
The Senate Indian Affairs Committee will hold a business meeting and hearing tomorrow.

Filed Under: Law | National
Pascua Yaqui Tribe exercises VAWA jurisdiction in five cases (04/01)
The Pascua Yaqui Tribe of Arizona is currently prosecuting five non-Indian domestic violence offenders.

Filed Under: Health | Politics
Senate Indian Affairs Committee schedules hearing on five bills (03/24)
The Senate Indian Affairs Committee will hold a legislative hearing on Wednesday, April 2.

Filed Under: Law | National
VAWA advocate closes operation after DOJ questions funding (03/13)
A survivor of domestic violence has shut down her operation due to a loss of federal funds from the Department of Justice.

Filed Under: National | Politics
Highlights from Day 2 of NCAI winter session in Washington DC (03/13)
The National Congress of American Indians continued its winter session on Tuesday.

Filed Under: Arts & Entertainment | Law | National
Native advocates to present 'Sliver of a Full Moon' at US Capitol (03/10)
Native women advocates are bringing an acclaimed play about domestic violence in Indian Country to the U.S. Capitol.

Filed Under: Opinion | Politics | World
Women Leaders: Confirm Keith Harper to UN human rights post (03/07)
We are writing this letter to convey our support of the nomination of Keith Harper as the United States Ambassador to the United Nations Human Rights Council.

Filed Under: Law | National
Jenni Monet: Bringing some justice to Indian Country with VAWA (02/24)
Reporting for Al Jazeera America, Jenni Monet discusses tribal jurisdiction provisions in S.47, the Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act.

Filed Under: Opinion
Aura Bogado: Small victory for Native women with VAWA update (02/21)
Aura Bogado discusses tribal jurisdiction provisions in S.47, the Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act.

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