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Native Sun News Today: Noem calls on Trump to end road blocks
Native Sun News Today: Noem calls on Trump to end road blocks (June 4, 2020)

The Republican governor of South Dakota admits her opposition to tribal checkpoints is linked to the Keystone XL Pipeline.


Supreme Court refuses to take Kimberly Craven's Cobell appeal
Supreme Court refuses to take Kimberly Craven's Cobell appeal (October 29, 2012)

The U.S. Supreme Court today rejected one appeal in the $3.4 billion Cobell trust fund settlement. Without comment, the justices declined a petition filed by Kimberly Craven, a member of...


Beneficiaries want Supreme Court to review Cobell settlement
Beneficiaries want Supreme Court to review Cobell settlement (September 24, 2012)

A group of Indian beneficiaries is asking the U.S. Supreme Court to review the $3.4 billion Cobell trust fund settlement. Charles Colombe, Carol Eve Good Bear and Mary Lee Johns...


S.E. Ruckman: Indian Country wants to see Cobell payouts
S.E. Ruckman: Indian Country wants to see Cobell payouts (September 18, 2012)

"Far away from the halls of Washington, D.C., the talk swirls. It bubbles like crude oil seeping up out of the soil. In nearly every single gathering of Indian folks...


Ask Elouise: Lead counsel Dennis Gingold on status of payout
Ask Elouise: Lead counsel Dennis Gingold on status of payout (September 11, 2012)

Dear Indian Country, This open letter discusses events and issues in the Cobell case since the last communication on May 22, 2012. Unfortunately, your settlement trust payments continue to be...


Native Sun News: Cobell settlement on hold with more appeals
Native Sun News: Cobell settlement on hold with more appeals (August 31, 2012)

The following story was written and reported by Evelyn Red Lodge, Native Sun News Correspondent. All content © Native Sun News. Kimberly Craven, a member of the Sisseton Wahpeton Oyate,...


Reply for Kimberly Craven's Cobell appeal due September 21
Reply for Kimberly Craven's Cobell appeal due September 21 (August 24, 2012)

A petition to review the $3.4 billion Cobell trust fund settlement is moving with the U.S. Supreme Court. Kimberly Craven, a member of the Sisseton-Wahpeton Oyate in South Dakota, lost...


Kimberly Craven appeal delays $3.4B Cobell settlement again
Kimberly Craven appeal delays $3.4B Cobell settlement again (August 23, 2012)

Payouts from the $3.4 billion Cobell trust fund settlement will be delayed again as one critic files an appeal to the U.S. Supreme Court. The settlement was ready about a...


Cobell critic asks Supreme Court to review $3.4B settlement
Cobell critic asks Supreme Court to review $3.4B settlement (August 20, 2012)

Kimberly Craven, a member of the Sisseton-Wahpeton Oyate in South Dakota who opposes the $3.4 billion Cobell trust fund settlement, will ask the U.S. Supreme Court to hear her challenge....


Dan Jones: Moving to the next chapter in the Indian trust saga
Dan Jones: Moving to the next chapter in the Indian trust saga (August 13, 2012)

"To attempt to appeal the Cobell settlement decision as unfair was an honorable and brave thing for you to do as far as I am concerned. Not a very popular...


Appeal weighed after DC Circuit backs $3.4B Cobell settlement
Appeal weighed after DC Circuit backs $3.4B Cobell settlement (May 24, 2012)

An attorney for Kimberly Craven, a member of the Sisseton-Wahpeton Oyate in South Dakota who objected to the $3.4 billion Cobell trust fund settlement, said further appeals are being considered....


DC Circuit ruling puts $3.4B settlement closer to Indian Country
DC Circuit ruling puts $3.4B settlement closer to Indian Country (May 23, 2012)

The D.C Circuit Court of Appeals on Tuesday backed the $3.4 billion settlement to the Cobell trust fund lawsuit, clearing the way for payments to go to Indian Country. Barring...


DC Circuit affirms fairness of $3.4B Cobell trust fund settlement
DC Circuit affirms fairness of $3.4B Cobell trust fund settlement (May 22, 2012)

The D.C Circuit Court of Appeals has affirmed the $3.4 billion settlement to the Cobell Indian trust fund lawsuit. Kimberly Craven, a member of the Sisseton-Wahpeton Oyate in South Dakota,...


Native Sun News:   $3.4B Cobell settlement still in question
Native Sun News: $3.4B Cobell settlement still in question (February 22, 2012)

The following story was written and reported by Karin Eagle, Native Sun News Staff Writer. All content © Native Sun News. The late Elouise Cobell. WASHINGTON, DC –– In an...


DC Circuit hears first of challenges to Cobell trust settlement
DC Circuit hears first of challenges to Cobell trust settlement (February 17, 2012)

The D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals heard the first appeal of the $3.4 billion Cobell trust fund settlement on Thursday. The appeal was filed by Kimberly Craven, an outspoken critic...


DC Circuit set to hear first of challenges to Cobell settlement
DC Circuit set to hear first of challenges to Cobell settlement (February 7, 2012)

The D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals is set to hear an objection to the Indian trust fund lawsuit next Thursday, February 16. The appeal was filed by Kimberly Craven, an...


DC Circuit to hear challenges to Cobell settlement on May 15
DC Circuit to hear challenges to Cobell settlement on May 15 (January 9, 2012)

The D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals will hear oral arguments in the Indian trust fund lawsuit on May 15. Some Indian beneficiaries are challenging the $3.4 billion settlement. The most...


Appeals  delay payments in $3.4B Indian trust fund settlement
Appeals delay payments in $3.4B Indian trust fund settlement (September 29, 2011)

The D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals has set the briefing schedule for challenges to the $3.4 billion settlement to the Indian trust fund lawsuit. Briefs are due October 17 and...


Cobell settlement payments face   delay despite speedy appeal
Cobell settlement payments face delay despite speedy appeal (September 15, 2011)

The D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals has agreed to expedite challenges to the $3.4 billion settlement to the Indian trust fund lawsuit. But it still could be months before payments...


Navajo leader criticizes appeals over $3.4B Cobell settlement
Navajo leader criticizes appeals over $3.4B Cobell settlement (September 13, 2011)

The leader of an allottee group on the Navajo Nation is questioning why one Indian beneficiary has appealed the $3.4 billion settlement to the Indian trust fund lawsuit. Ervin Chavez,...


Letter: Selfish appeal delays $3.4B settlement in Cobell case
Letter: Selfish appeal delays $3.4B settlement in Cobell case (September 13, 2011)

"On June 20 of this year, the U.S. District Court in Washington, D.C. approved a settlement for the historic class action lawsuit Cobell v. Salazar. This approval ended a lawsuit...


Appeals delay distribution of $3.4B settlement to Cobell case
Appeals delay distribution of $3.4B settlement to Cobell case (September 7, 2011)

Appeals are expected to delay distribution of the $3.4 billion settlement to the Indian trust fund lawsuit. Kimberly Craven, a member of the Sisseton Wahpeton Oyate, has been a vocal...


Appeals planned in $3.4B settlement to Indian trust fund case
Appeals planned in $3.4B settlement to Indian trust fund case (September 2, 2011)

Two notices of appeal have been filed in the Cobell trust fund case. Kimberly Craven, a member of the Sisseton Wahpeton Oyate, has been a vocal critic of the $3.4...


Cobell critic files objection to $3.4B  trust fund settlement
Cobell critic files objection to $3.4B trust fund settlement (April 21, 2011)

Kimberly Craven, a member of the Sisseton Wahpeton Oyate in South Dakota, has filed an objection to the $3.4 billion Indian trust fund settlement. Craven says the attorneys who handled...