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More on: blood quantum

Filed Under: Opinion
Gabe Galanda: Federal government to blame for disenrollment (03/07)
Attorney Gabe Galanda blames the federal government for disenrollment disputes in Indian Country.

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Simon Moya-Smith: Citizenship vs. membership in a tribal nation (02/21)
Simon Moya-Smith discusses a touchy subject in Indian Country.

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Dina Gilo-Whitaker: Colonialism leaves stain on Indian people (02/14)
Dina Gilio-Whitaker shares an experience with Indian-on-Indian racism.

Filed Under: Law | National
9th Circuit to rehear case over defendant's 'Indian' status (02/12)
The 9th Circuit Court of Appeals has agreed to rehear a dispute over a criminal defendant's Indian status.

Filed Under: National | Politics
Ojibwe tribes in Minnesota work towards constitutional reform (11/21)
Two Ojibwe tribes in Minnesota are working to update their constitutions in light of a historic vote from one of their fellow bands.

Filed Under: National | Politics
White Earth Band removes blood quantum rule from constitution (11/20)
Members of the White Earth Band of Ojibwe in Minnesota voted to eliminate a blood quantum requirement from the tribe's constitution.

Filed Under: National | Politics
White Earth Band votes on end to blood quantum requirement (11/19)
Members of the White Earth Band of Ojibwe in Minnesota are voting today on a constitutional amendment to eliminate blood quantum.

Filed Under: Opinion
Ruth Hopkins: Just who decides who is an Indian these days? (11/11)
Ruth Hopkins dives into the debate of who is Indian and who is not.

Filed Under: Law | National
9th Circuit determines defendant doesn't meet 'Indian' status (09/20)
A defendant's tribal enrollment certificate isn't enough to prove he is an Indian for purposes of federal law, the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals ruled.

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Sterling HolyWhiteMountain: Race, blood quantum and Indians (09/20)
Sterling HolyWhiteMountain, a writer from the Blackfeet Nation of Montana, discusses race, blood quantum and tribal citizenship.

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