NAGPRA enforcement enters new era after more than 30 years (February 7, 2024)Museums and educational institutions are facing new pressures to comply with the Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act amid high-level attention to the decades-old law.
Pokagon Band calls on school district to eliminate ‘Chieftains’ imagery (October 9, 2023)As communities across the nation celebrate Indigenous Peoples’ Day, the Pokagon Band of Potawatomi Indians is calling on a school district in Michigan to get rid of its supposedly Native imagery.
Pokagon Band welcomes new council members (August 16, 2023)The Pokagon Band of Potawatomi Indians held a swearing-in ceremony for four new members of its tribal council.
Indian Country braces for U.S. Supreme Court hearing in ICWA case (November 1, 2022)The nation’s highest court is about to hear one of the biggest cases in Indian Country’s history and already some troubling signs are emerging.
Pokagon Band brings in new council members (August 15, 2022)The Pokagon Band of Potawatomi Indians is welcoming new members to its governing body.
Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals: Brackeen v. Haaland (April 7, 2021)A federal appeals court finally issued a long-awaited decision in a closely-watched Indian Child Welfare Act case.
Republicans rush to confirm Supreme Court nominee ahead of election (September 28, 2020)Republicans are rushing to confirm a federal judge with virtually no experience in Indian law to the U.S. Supreme Court in order to give Donald Trump and their party a win ahead of the hotly contested election.
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