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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...

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