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Hopi Tribe banishes non-Indian couple accused of federal fraudFiled Under: Education | Law
Hopi Tribe banishes non-Indian couple accused of federal fraud (01/10)
Thane Epefanio and his wife, Michelle, worked at a private religious school on the reservation in Arizona.
Alaska tribes exercise banishment power after deaths in villageFiled Under: Law
Alaska tribes exercise banishment power after deaths in village (09/13)
Derek Adams, 22, admitted he caused the deaths of three people, including an eight-year-old boy, in the village of Nunam Iqua.
Non-Indian man charged for trespassing at Nambe Pueblo in New MexicoFiled Under: Law | National
Non-Indian man charged for trespassing at Nambe Pueblo in New Mexico (06/24)
The tribe banished Steve Romero in February 2016 but he has repeatedly returned to the reservation.
Togiak Tribe banishes two brothers for alleged drug traffickingFiled Under: Law
Togiak Tribe banishes two brothers for alleged drug trafficking (04/12)
The tribe sent letters to local air carriers, urging them not to allow the men to travel to the the village.
Kickapoo Tribe files criminal complaints against former leadersFiled Under: Law | Politics
Kickapoo Tribe files criminal complaints against former leaders (03/29)
The Kansas tribe is threatening Steve Cadue, a former longtime chairman, and two other ex-leaders with jail time and banishment.
Eastern Cherokees consider disenrollment law for drug dealersFiled Under: Law
Eastern Cherokees consider disenrollment law for drug dealers (12/09)
The tribal council debated a resolution that could lead to banishment or disenrollment of members who are convicted of dealing drugs.
Blood Tribe banishes five non-members for dealing drugsFiled Under: First Nations in Canada | Law
Blood Tribe banishes five non-members for dealing drugs (11/13)
The tribe has taken a hard stance after 20 people died and 60 overdosed from a dangerous opioid in a six-month period.
Blackfeet Nation aims to banish drug dealers from reservationFiled Under: Law | National
Blackfeet Nation aims to banish drug dealers from reservation (09/14)
Chairman Harry Barnes said the federal government has failed to prosecute all drug trafficking cases.
Gabriel Galanda: Banish drug dealers but don't disenroll themFiled Under: Law
Gabriel Galanda: Banish drug dealers but don't disenroll them (09/08)
Even the most horrid drug dealers in non-tribal society are not divested of their American citizenship and identity when convicted for drug dealing.
Standing Rock Sioux Tribe adopts banishment for drug dealersFiled Under: Law | National
Standing Rock Sioux Tribe adopts banishment for drug dealers (07/29)
Anyone who has been convicted of trafficking in meth, heroin and other dangerous drugs faces removal "immediately" from the reservation.
Non-Indian violates Rosebud Sioux Tribe banish order againFiled Under: Law
Non-Indian violates Rosebud Sioux Tribe banish order again (05/08)
Steven Nichols is a repeat offender -- he's been convicted four times since 2013 of criminal trespass on the reservation.
Osage Nation adopts banishment for dangerous drug offendersFiled Under: Law
Osage Nation adopts banishment for dangerous drug offenders (05/05)
People who are convicted of selling, manufacturing or distributing dangerous drugs now face a mandatory banishment of five years or more.
Leaders of Fort Peck Tribes vote to banish school superintendentFiled Under: Education | Politics
Leaders of Fort Peck Tribes vote to banish school superintendent (05/01)
Council members said the local official has not been responsive to the needs of the community.
Saginaw Chippewa Tribe maintains strong stance on marijuanaFiled Under: Law | National
Saginaw Chippewa Tribe maintains strong stance on marijuana (04/28)
The tribe declared a war on substance abuse last year and isn't interested in legalizing marijuana for any purposes.
Saginaw Chippewa Tribe seeks information about heroin deathFiled Under: Law | National
Saginaw Chippewa Tribe seeks information about heroin death (03/03)
John Sanders died just two days after a big drug bust in the community.
Saginaw Chippewa Tribe banishes two women after drug arrestFiled Under: Law
Saginaw Chippewa Tribe banishes two women after drug arrest (03/02)
The women were carrying large amounts of heroin and another drug.
Former chairman of Mashantucket Tribe seeks new trial for theftFiled Under: Law
Former chairman of Mashantucket Tribe seeks new trial for theft (04/03)
Michael Thomas, the former chairman of the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation of Connecticut, is asking for a new trial on theft charges.
Mashantucket Tribe banishes brothers after theft convictionsFiled Under: Law
Mashantucket Tribe banishes brothers after theft convictions (03/17)
The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation of Connecticut has banished two brothers who were convicted of theft charges.
United Auburn Indian Community sued by banished membersFiled Under: Law | Politics
United Auburn Indian Community sued by banished members (10/11)
Four banished members of the United Auburn Indian Community of California are suing the tribe in federal court.
Lac La Ronge Indian Band   votes to  banish  three on reserveFiled Under: First Nations in Canada
Lac La Ronge Indian Band votes to banish three on reserve (01/19)
The Lac La Ronge Indian Band of Saskatchewan has banished three people, CBC News reports. Chief Tammy Cook-Searson won't say why the people were removed. "They are acting in a...
United Auburn Indian Community  sees big turnout for voteFiled Under: Politics
United Auburn Indian Community sees big turnout for vote (12/13)
The United Auburn Indian Community of California said 77 percent of eligible voters participated in its tribal council election. Incumbents Kim Rey Dubac, the vice chairwoman, and treasurer Brenda Conway...
United Auburn Indian Community  votes for council electionFiled Under: Politics
United Auburn Indian Community votes for council election (12/12)
Members of the United Auburn Indian Community of California voted in a tribal council election on Saturday. Kim Dubach and Brenda Conway were re-elected to the council. Their challengers were...

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