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9th Circ. Won't Revive Ex-Tribal Atty's Age Bias Case

LAW360 (Native feed) - April 22, 2019 - 12:14pm
A former attorney for Arizona's Gila River Indian Community waited too long to argue that a tribal court violated his due process rights when it tossed his age discrimination suit against the community and its general counsel, the Ninth Circuit has held.

Jacqueline Keeler: The fight to protect Indigenous sacred sites

INDIANZ.COM - April 22, 2019 - 12:00pm
An Indigenous journalist reflects on the 800-year-old cathedral and what 'sacred' means to her.

YES! Magazine: Indigenous communities take action for missing and murdered

INDIANZ.COM - April 22, 2019 - 12:00pm
Instead of waiting for answers from police, Indigenous communities are scanning hillsides and riverbeds—and helping families cope.

Seneca Nation seeks federal review after losing $256 million arbitration ruling

INDIANZ.COM (gaming) - April 22, 2019 - 11:39am
With hundreds of millions of dollars on the table, the Seneca Nation wants the Trump administration to review its gaming compact.

Monday, April 22, 2019

NATIONAL NATIVE NEWS (nativetimes.net) - April 22, 2019 - 11:37am

Investigators with the U.S. Department of Education examine claims of racial discrimination in Montana. (Photo-Wolf Point Public Schools)

Investigators meet with Native students in Montana about discrimination claims Federal government report examines tribal consultation on infrastructure projects https://www.nativenews.net/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/nnn042219.mp3

The post Monday, April 22, 2019 appeared first on National Native News, by Antonia Gonzales.


Justices Pass On Slip-And-Fall Suit Against Navajo Casino

LAW360 (Native feed) - April 22, 2019 - 11:32am
The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday declined to take up a challenge to a Tenth Circuit ruling that determined a personal injury suit against a Navajo Nation-owned casino belonged in tribal, not state court.

Tribal College Students Now Eligible For New Mexico Lottery Scholarships

TRIBAL COLLEGE JOURNAL - April 22, 2019 - 10:55am

NEW MEXICO GOVERNOR MICHELLE LUJAN GRISHAMNew Mexico Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham recently signed legislation that makes students attending Diné College, Navajo Technical University, and the Institute of American Indian Arts eligible to receive lottery scholarships.

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Cowlitz Tribe debuts convenience store and gas station on gaming anniversary

INDIANZ.COM (gaming) - April 22, 2019 - 10:20am
It's been two years since the Cowlitz Tribe opened its long-awaited gaming facility and business only continues to grow.

Ramapough Lenape Nation sees some support from Trump administration

INDIANZ.COM - April 22, 2019 - 9:42am
The Ramapough Lenape Nation is fighting for its right to use ancestral land for ceremonies and other purposes.

Getting real about Indian Country — surprising progress in the heartland

INDIAN COUNTRY MEDIA NETWORK - April 22, 2019 - 9:41am

Indian Country is a distinctively important component of the U.S. economy says Patrice H. Kunesh


Catawba Nation homelands bill slated for first hearing on Capitol Hill

INDIANZ.COM (gaming) - April 22, 2019 - 8:27am
The Senate Committee on Indian Affairs will take testimony on a bill that paves the way for a Catawba Nation casino in North Carolina.

Rep. Tom Cole: Democrats continue to play political games in Congress

INDIANZ.COM - April 22, 2019 - 7:47am
It’s now been more than 100 days since Democrats have held the majority in the U.S. House of Representatives.

Whirlwind year for Inuvialuit model after being discovered on Instagram

CBC ABORIGINAL NEWS - April 22, 2019 - 7:00am
Willow Allen

Diversity is increasing in the modelling industry, says Willow Allen's agent.

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Rep. Sharice Davids reflects on her first 100 days in Congress

INDIAN COUNTRY MEDIA NETWORK - April 22, 2019 - 6:57am

Sharice Davids, Ho-Chunk, was one of the first Native American women elected to the House. She shares a bit of insight with Indian Country Today


Inuvialuk artist longlisted for Sobey contemporary art award

CBC ABORIGINAL NEWS - April 22, 2019 - 5:00am

Kablusiak tackles cultural displacement and challenge ideas of contemporary indigeneity with humour.

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Inuit youth come together through lacrosse in The Grizzlies

CBC ABORIGINAL NEWS - April 22, 2019 - 4:00am
The Grizzlies

Helping put the story of how the youth in a small Inuit community came together through the sport of lacrosse on the big screen was a big responsibility, say Inuit taking part in the production.

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Lakota man shot and killed by police officer inside a church

INDIANZ.COM - April 22, 2019 - 2:54am
Clarence Leading Fighter, 32, was shot and killed in Nebraska on April 14, 2019.

'My wrongful arrest': Native journalist doubles down on defense in drunken driving case

INDIANZ.COM - April 22, 2019 - 1:32am
Jenni Monet is a free woman, despite a new warrant out for her arrest in New Mexico.

St. Croix Chippewa Tribe accused of numerous violations of gaming laws

INDIANZ.COM (gaming) - April 22, 2019 - 1:26am
Federal regulators outlined a whopping 527 violations of law at the St. Croix Chippewa gaming enterprise.

Mark Trahant: Native Republicans defend Donald Trump after release of report

INDIANZ.COM - April 22, 2019 - 1:05am
The president repeatedly lied to the country. He lied to Congress.


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