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Advocates weigh next move in Indian Child Welfare Act case
Advocates weigh next move in Indian Child Welfare Act case (September 26, 2018)

Despite a negative court ruling, attorneys are counting on South Dakota to comply with the Indian Child Welfare Act.


Lakota Country Times: Rosebud Sioux Tribe wins sovereignty case
Lakota Country Times: Rosebud Sioux Tribe wins sovereignty case (September 15, 2016)

A ruling from the South Dakota Supreme Court has reaffirmed the authority of the Rosebud Sioux Tribal Court and recognized the sovereignty of the Sicangu Nation.


Native Sun News: Final ruling expected in Indian Child Welfare Act case
Native Sun News: Final ruling expected in Indian Child Welfare Act case (August 12, 2016)

For those who've lost their Indian children to a system that steals their identity, culture and connection to their families of origin, a ruling expected next week on the Indian Child Welfare Act can be Godsend.


Native Sun News: State of South Dakota fails to stall Indian Child Welfare Act lawsuit
Native Sun News: State of South Dakota fails to stall Indian Child Welfare Act lawsuit (February 26, 2016)

A three year old class action lawsuit that alleges the state of South Dakota regularly violates the constitutional rights of Indian parents and the Indian Child Welfare Act may now move forward.