“The U.S. Supreme Court’s decision in McGirt versus Oklahoma is important for the Creek Nation and the other five civilized tribes of Oklahoma,” Chief Gary Batton of the Choctaw Nation says in a special report.
Oklahoma U.S. Attorneys Trent Shores, Brian Kuester, and Timothy Downing will host a press conference to announce important domestic violence funding being awarded to local, state, tribal, and non-profit partners who serve victims of domestic violence.Continue Reading
Please join the Native American Journalists Association for a virtual roundtable about the U.S. Supreme Court ruling in McGirt v. Oklahoma.Continue Reading
Cherokee Nation Principal Chief Chuck Hoskin Jr. has established a new commission to make funding and resource recommendations and examine other related areas in the wake of the historic United States Supreme Court McGirt decision.Continue Reading
The last thing Native women in Oklahoma need right now is legislation. Instead, we need to respect the sovereignty of my Nation, the Muscogee (Creek) Nation, which the Supreme Court just affirmed.Continue Reading