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Filed Under: Law
Law Article: Supreme Court sends reminder on tribal immunity (07/28)
Attorneys discuss the U.S. Supreme Court decision in Bay Mills Indian Community.

Filed Under: Health | Law | National
Native Sun News: Great Plains tribes call for full contract funds (07/23)
Taking a step towards holding the federal government accountable, the Great Plains Tribal Chairman’s Association is calling out the United States, Administration and Congress.

Filed Under: Opinion
Winter King: Protecting sacred sites after Supreme Court case (07/16)
Attorney Winter King wonders if the U.S. Supreme Court decision in Burwell v. Hobby Lobby can protect the sacred San Francisco Peaks.

Filed Under: Health | Law | National
IHS pays $29.5M to end contract dispute with Cherokee Nation (07/15)
The tribe won a unanimous decision from the Supreme Court in 2005.

Filed Under: Law | Politics | Trust
Rep. Young offers explanation for inaction on land-into-trust fix (07/15)
The top Republican on the House Natural Resources Committee is calling the shots.

Filed Under: Health | Politics | Trust
Audio: House Subcommittee on Indian and Alaska Native Affairs (07/15)
The Bureau of Indian Affairs embraced three bills while the Indian Health Service was more guarded about a forward funding bill.

Filed Under: Health | Politics | Trust
Witness list for House subcommittee hearing on four tribal bills (07/14)
Bills affect self-determination, land-into-trust and the Indian Health Service.

Filed Under: Canada | Law | Opinion
Peter d'Errico: Native Nations still fighting regimes of domination (07/09)
Peter d'Errico discusses how Native title has been treated differently in the U.S. and Canadian courts.

Filed Under: Health | Politics | Trust
Subcommittee on Indian and Alaska Native Affairs sets hearing (07/08)
Bills affect self-determination, land-into-trust and the Indian Health Service.

Filed Under: Opinion
Doug George-Kanentiio: Fire lawyers for bad Mohawk land deal (07/08)
After reviewing the statements issued by the St. Regis Tribal Council in support of extinguishing forever all Mohawk claims to our aboriginal territory it is obvious none of the lawyers read the dreaded Sherrill v. Oneida Indian Nation of New York case.

Filed Under: Business | Law
Law Article: Supreme Court decision could impact tribal lenders (07/03)
Attorneys explore whether the the U.S. Supreme Court decision in Michigan v. Bay Mills Indian Community will affect the tribal payday loan industry.

Filed Under: Opinion
Ruth Hopkins: Sioux leaders to meet with Obama for Black Hills (06/30)
Ruth Hopkins explains the significance of the Black Hills and previews upcoming talks with President Barack Obama.

Filed Under: Opinion
Steven Newcomb: Supreme Court 'victory' adopts racist system (06/27)
Steven Newcomb finds language of domination used throughout the U.S. Supreme Court decision in Michigan v. Bay Mills Indian Community.

Filed Under: Law | Technology
Supreme Court decision protects privacy of data on cellphones (06/26)
Decision from the often divided justices was unanimous.

Filed Under: Opinion
Opinion: Strengthening sovereignty by addressing immunity (06/24)
Ryan Seelau and Ian Record discuss what tribes can do to ensure the U.S. Supreme Court victory in Michigan v. Bay Mills Indian Community isn't short-lived.

Filed Under: Business | Law
Supreme Court won't hear appeal filed by Indian tobacco firm (06/23)
Native Wholesale Supply Company was fighting efforts to comply with state laws in Idaho and California.

Filed Under: Law
Appeals court dismisses Stockbridge-Munsee Band's land claim (06/20)
2nd Circuit has been hostile to tribal claims for nearly a decade.

Filed Under: Opinion
Steven Newcomb: Supreme Court justices put tribes on notice (06/16)
Steven Newcomb says the U.S. Supreme Court dissent in Michigan v. Bay Mills Indian Community puts tribes on notice of further domination.

Filed Under: Law | Politics | Trust
Senate Indian Affairs Committee approves five bills at meeting (06/11)
Committee approves S.2188, a bill to fix the Supreme Court decision in Carcieri v. Salazar.

Filed Under: Business | Law
Oklahoma court affirms $47.7M judgment in tribal tobacco case (06/11)
Native Wholesale Supply went bankrupt in 2011 and has a petition pending before the Supreme Court in another case.

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