Senate Indian Affairs Committee to host roundtable on Carcieri (March 13, 2015)
Congress has been unable to enact a fix to the decision to ensure that all tribes can follow the land-into-trust process.
State laws remain an issue as tribes consider growing marijuana (March 13, 2015)
Public Law 280 could pose a problem for tribes in certain states, an attorney said.
Former judge for Menominee Nation pleads guilty for child porn (March 13, 2015)
Joseph H. Martin, a tribal member, is an attorney who has been active in Indian law circles.
Navajo Nation Council considers funding for presidential election (March 13, 2015)
Tribal members are supposed to go to the polls on April 21 to choose a new leader.
Tribes in Montana still looking at jurisdiction provisions in VAWA (March 13, 2015)
The Crow Tribe and the Chippewa Cree Tribe aren't ready but the Fort Peck Tribes are among the first in the nation to exercise authority over non-Indians.
Bill seeks to make Indian Coal Production Tax Credit permanent (March 13, 2015)
The Crow Tribe supports the tax credit, which expired in December 2014 without action from Congress.
Review: Indian art pieces taken from U.S. return home for exhibit (March 13, 2015)
Some of the earliest surviving art by native North Americans left America long ago. Soldiers, traders and priests, with magpie eyes for brilliance, bundled it up and shipped it across the sea to Europe.
Plate Lab: A healthy granola bar inspired by Red Lake Nation rice (March 13, 2015)
A recipe from the Mitsitam Native Foods Cafe at the National Museum of the American Indian.
Native Sun News: Oglala Sioux youth step up to address suicide (March 13, 2015)
The loss of a child’s life in any community is devastating, but when it is the loss of five young lives in the span of a few months by means of suicide it becomes tragic.
Kevin Abourezk: Racist remark mars Winnebago Tribe team win (March 13, 2015)
A Wahoo online program will no longer work with a volunteer commentator after he referred to 'firewater' during his Thursday coverage of the Wahoo-Winnebago boys state basketball game.
Charles Kader: Amazing story of boxing champion Marvin Camel (March 13, 2015)
Camel described growing up as a multiracial Native youth on the Flathead Reservation as very difficult, with his greatest antagonists being his fellow tribal members.
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