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Report faults Department of Justice for public safety issues in Indian Country
Law | National | Politics
Report faults Department of Justice for public safety issues in Indian Country (December 18, 2017)
The Department of Justice isn't doing enough to improve public safety in Indian Country, seven years after the passage of the Tribal Law and Order Act.

Menominee Nation considers options after losing hemp lawsuit
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Menominee Nation considers options after losing hemp lawsuit (May 24, 2016)
A federal judge refused to treat the tribe in a manner similar to states when it comes to hemp cultivation.

Menominee Nation asserts right to grow hemp in new lawsuit
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Menominee Nation asserts right to grow hemp in new lawsuit (November 18, 2015)
The tribe is seeking to be treated as a state when it comes to industrial hemp.

BIA looked for hemp while Menominee Nation chair was at NCAI
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BIA looked for hemp while Menominee Nation chair was at NCAI (October 27, 2015)
The Bureau of Indian Affairs and the Drug Enforcement Agency searched the tribe's operation without interference, according to documents filed in federal court.

Menominee Nation slams DEA raid of industrial hemp operation
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Menominee Nation slams DEA raid of industrial hemp operation (October 26, 2015)
Federal agents said they found over 30,000 marijuana plants on the reservation but the tribe insisted it was only growing hemp, a

Court backs conviction for synthetic marijuana at Lower Brule
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Court backs conviction for synthetic marijuana at Lower Brule (August 17, 2015)
A divided panel of the 8th Circuit Court of Appeals upheld the legality of a search where tribal officers found the drug.

IHS hired physician who was sanctioned by Justice Department
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IHS hired physician who was sanctioned by Justice Department (July 28, 2015)
An 18-year-old member of the Navajo Nation was diagnosed with conjunctivitis and sent home with ibuprofen even though he displayed serious neurological problems.

Authorities seize marijuana from tribal operations in California
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Authorities seize marijuana from tribal operations in California (July 8, 2015)
More than 12,000 marijuana plants and more than 100 pounds of processed marijuana were seized from two reservations.

Tribal communities in Honduras impacted by rise in  drug trade
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Tribal communities in Honduras impacted by rise in drug trade (May 24, 2012)
The Mosquito Coast, a remote area of Honduras that's home to a large number of tribal communities, has become a stomping grounds for drug traffickers. Most people in the region...

DEA agents claim they didn't fire weapons in Honduras incident
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DEA agents claim they didn't fire weapons in Honduras incident (May 18, 2012)
The Drug Enforcement Agency said its agents did not fire their weapons in an incident that left four people in a tribal area of Honduras dead. The DEA was assisting...

Four dead in DEA-involved shooting in tribal area of Honduras
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Four dead in DEA-involved shooting in tribal area of Honduras (May 17, 2012)
Tribes in Honduras demanded the Drug Enforcement Agency leave their territory after four people were killed in a shooting last Friday. The leaders of the Masta, Diunat, Rayaka, Batiasta and...

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