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The Revelator: Te-Moak Tribe decries lack of consultation on drilling plans
The Revelator: Te-Moak Tribe decries lack of consultation on drilling plans (April 3, 2019)

A plan to lease oil and gas drilling rights on nearly a million acres of land near the Te-Moak Tribe of the Western Shoshone illustrates the consistent lack of government consultation with tribes.


Indian voters continue to favor Bernie Sanders as 2016 presidential race heats up
Indian voters continue to favor Bernie Sanders as 2016 presidential race heats up (February 22, 2016)

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton won Nevada but rival Bernie Sanders is the candidate of choice of voters on and near reservations.


Man from Te-Moak Tribe pleads guilty to voluntary manslaughter
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Man from Te-Moak Tribe pleads guilty to voluntary manslaughter (February 27, 2015)

Joshua Dooley, 36, admitted that he shot and killed Jacob Tybo in December 2013.


Member of Te-Moak Tribe accused of child sexual abuse in Utah
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Member of Te-Moak Tribe accused of child sexual abuse in Utah (January 12, 2015)

Mark Ward Oppenhein has been ordered to a halfway house but federal prosecutors want to keep him in jail pending trial.


House backs package to transfer federal land to Te-Moak Tribe
House backs package to transfer federal land to Te-Moak Tribe (September 16, 2014)

The bill passed by a voice vote and it awaits action in the Senate.


House set to vote on bill to transfer federal land to Te-Moak Tribe
House set to vote on bill to transfer federal land to Te-Moak Tribe (September 15, 2014)

The bill transfers 373 acres to the tribe and places the land in trust.


House Natural Resources Committee markup on four tribal bills
House Natural Resources Committee markup on four tribal bills (July 30, 2014)

Bills affect Alaska Native arts and crafts and land-into-trust for tribes in California, Nevada and Michigan.


Western Shoshone man sues BLM for $30M in grazing   fee fight
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Western Shoshone man sues BLM for $30M in grazing fee fight (August 4, 2011)

Raymond Yowell, a member of the Te-Moak Tribe of Western Shoshone in Nevada, is suing the federal government for $30 million. Yowell grazed his cattle on land promised to the...