The legal duty and moral obligation of the Supreme Court is crystal clear: Return eastern Oklahoma to the Five Civilized Tribes.
With a major assist from the Trump administration, Alaska Native corporations are poised to claim a large share of an $8 billion coronavirus relief fund despite not being tribal governments.
Indian Country remains united as the nation's highest court prepares to hear the only tribal law case on the docket.
Jimcy McGirt was sentenced to 500 years in prison, as well as life without parole, by the state of Oklahoma. His fate will be decided by the nation's highest court.
Get ready for round two. The nation's highest court continues to prepare for another reservation boundary case after failing to reach a decision in the last one.
In Oklahoma, we have the largest concentration of Native people in the U.S., and our tribal governments are strong.
Anyone wondering why the U.S. Supreme Court seemed to be taking its time with one of the most closely-watched controversies in Indian Country history finally got a glimpse with the addition of a new case to the docket.
All of Indian Country is waiting on the U.S. Supreme Court to do what is morally and legally right.
A Donald Trump 'superfan' who falsely claimed he was connected to the Seminole Tribe was sentenced to 20 years for mailing pipe bombs to critics of the president.
It's still anyone's guess why the nation's highest court postponed a decision in one of the most consequential Indian law cases in recent history.
The nation's highest court threw Indian Country for a loop on the final day of a blockbuster term for tribal rights.
The nation's highest court made Indian Country wait a really, really long time for a decision in one of most consequential cases in recent history.
It only took 194 days for the Supreme Court to issue one sovereignty decision. Where's the other one?
It is with a heavy heart that we share with you the passing of Joe Dan Osceola, 1936-2019.
It's been more than six months since oral arguments in a closely-watched tribal case but who's counting?
A new federal law is a remedy for a huge injustice that has led to a devastating loss of land for the Cherokee, Choctaw, Chickasaw, Seminole and Muscogee (Creek) Nations.
Time is running out for tribes to see action on their legislative agenda as lawmakers prepare to wrap up the 115th session of Congress.
The Seminole Tribe must pay utility taxes to the state of Florida, the 11th Circuit Court of Appeals ruled for a second time.
Tribal leaders from Arizona, North Dakota and Oklahoma are testifying in support of bills that affect their communities.
The Senate Committee on Indian Affairs is getting back to work after the historic mid-term election.
Election Day is finally here and Native candidates across the nation are hoping to secure victory at the polls in what has become a landmark year for the Native vote.
The Florida man accused of sending more than a dozen pipe bombs to prominent Democrats is not connected to the Seminole Tribe.
More Democrats and at least one member of the Federal Communications Commission are calling for additional tribal consultation as a critical vote approaches.
Justin Motlow made history as the first citizen of the Seminole Tribe to score a touchdown for Florida State University.
The Seminole Tribe is slowly getting back to normal after its communities were hit by Hurricane Irma.
Justin Motlow made headlines three years ago as the first citizen of the Seminole Tribe to join the football team at Florida State University.
Electrum Partners hopes to invest up to $300 million in marijuana deals with tribes in the next three years.
'It will be bigger than bingo,' Jim Billie said of the marijuana industry in Indian Country.
Citizens of the Cherokee, Chickasaw, Choctaw, Muscogee and Seminole nations are treated differently when it comes to their allotments.
Wednesday was just another busy day for Neil Gorsuch and the federal appeals court where he has served as a judge for a decade.
Marcellus Osceola Jr., won a special election after former chairman James "Jim" Billie was ousted in late September.
James 'Jim' Billie was previously ousted more than a decade ago but won his way back into tribal politics.
The Freedmen of the Cherokee Nation remain in limbo while the Freedmen of the Seminole Nation are still being denied certain services.
The tribe doesn't think the new standards address the subsistence needs of its people.
The Society of American Indian Government Employees recently gathered to honor recipients of the 2016 SAIGE Military Meritorious Service Award.
The development wasn't a major setback since the tribe won a significant ruling before the 11th Circuit Court of Appeals.
The tribes will plant milkweed on their lands in order to boost the populations of the threatened butterfly.
Samuel Tommie is accusing the Primate Products facility of keeping monkeys in unhealthy and unsafe conditions.
Litigation involving the state taxation of Indian tribes and associated activities performed on Indian lands has grown in recent years given the increase in the number and scope of for-profit transactions engaged in by Indian tribes and non-Indian businesses.
The tribe hadn't seen the document since it was hand-delivered to then-president Dwight D. Eisenhower on March 1, 1954.
Rocky Jim, Jr. learned how to handle the large and potentially dangerous animals from his father.
Nearly $1.4 million went to state and national GOP groups, including $500,000 to a political committee run by Gov. Rick Scott (R).
Joseph Bounds, 26, and Summer Gokey, 30, were found dead on March 20, 2015. Both had been shot in the head.
Marshall Scott Dent was 27 years old when he went missing in December 2013. His body was found a month later.
The former Florida governor claimed tribes do not find the mascot offensive.
The Supreme Court has described the rule that state and local governments may not tax Indians in Indian county as 'categorical.' The rule is far less clear where non-Indians are concerned, however.
In a unanimous decision, the 11th Circuit Court of Appeals struck down a rental tax that was imposed on the reservation.
The Seminole Nation completed its cemetery in November 2014 and the Ponca Tribe is completing work on its cemetery.
A 41-year-old woman and her two-year-old grandson were killed. A one-year-old girl remains in critical condition.
Chairman James Billie won re-election and will serve another four-year term as leader of the tribe.
A federal judge blocked the state from imposing utility and rental taxes on the reservation.
Nearly every candidate in the wide open 2016 race lacks significant experience in Indian issues.
The Council Oak Tree was the site where tribal leaders formed their present-day government in 1957.
The 75-mile Walk for Mother Earth highlighted opposition to the proposed bike trail.
Joseph Bounds, 26, and Summer Gokey, 30, were found dead on March 20. Both had been shot in the head.
Authorities say Ahizya Osceola, 3, died under suspicious circumstances in his father's home.
Andrew Jackson was a racist devil incarnate — an early-day American Hitler whose deadly legacy for American Indians remains extant to this very day.
Two deals to acquire banks have now fallen through.