Court allows prosecution of tribal member in registration case (March 19, 2015)
The Washington Supreme Court said a member of the Yakama Nation who lives on the Quinault Nation can't escape the state's reach.
Puyallup Tribe to run first cancer care center in Indian Country (March 19, 2015)
The Salish Integrative Oncology Care Center will incorporate modern and traditional treatments.
Southern Ute Tribe among biggest bidders in DOI lease auction (March 19, 2015)
The tribe's energy development arm won $59 million in leases in the Gulf of Mexico.
Fort Peck Tribes moving forward with troubled housing project (March 19, 2015)
Actor Brad Pitt promised 20 houses through his Make It Right foundation.
Pair accused of stealing tribal members' identities to buy cars (March 19, 2015)
The couple avoided paying state and local taxes by claiming the vehicles were purchased by tribal members.
Ute Mountain Ute Tribe cites interest from marijuana industry (March 19, 2015)
The drug is legal for medical and recreational purposes in Colorado so developers are interested.
LTBB News: Little Traverse Bay Bands to exercise VAWA power (March 19, 2015)
The Little Traverse Bay Bands of Odawa Indians is the first in Michigan to adopt the Violence Against Women Act of 2013.
Standing Rock Sioux Tribe seeks owners for buy-back program (March 19, 2015)
The tribe is home to the second-most highly fractionated reservation in the nation.
Senate committee approves two federal recognition measures (March 19, 2015)
Sen. John Barrasso (R-Wyoming), the chairman of the Senate Indian Affairs Committee, opposes legislative recognition.
Opinion: American racism began with first landing at Plymouth (March 19, 2015)
Linguist and philosopher Noam Chomsky discusses the roots of American racism with professor George Yancy.
Joe Medicine Crow helps break ground on new Montana school (March 19, 2015)
Medicine Crow turned 101 last October and said he just keeps getting better.
Authorities connect brawl in small city to reservation dispute (March 19, 2015)
Seven people have been charged in connection with a dispute that involved a running chain saw.
Another guilty plea from Chippewa Cree Tribe corruption case (March 19, 2015)
A Bureau of Land Management employee engaged in contract work with the tribe will receiving his federal salary.
Native Sun News: Former US Attorney reflects on Indian cases (March 19, 2015)
Many Native Americans felt secure when five years ago, it was announced that the son of one of Indian Countries closest allies was appointed to the post of U.S. Attorney for the District of South Dakota.
Peter d'Errico: On new and honest relations with tribal nations (March 19, 2015)
King Kalākaua of Hawaii was the first foreign leader to address a Joint Session of Congress on December 18, 1874.
Winona LaDuke: A far away Irish tribute to the Choctaw Nation (March 19, 2015)
Let us recognize the fine relationship between Native people of the Americas and the Irish.
Steven Newcomb: The origins of federal Indian law and policy (March 19, 2015)
As a result of the United States’ successful construction of a world of domination, our nations are deemed in that world to exist in subjection to 'U.S. sovereignty and independence.'
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