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Tribal Lands

Native American Woman Is Nominated to Federal Bench But Why Did It Take So Long?

Charles Clymer | Posted 11.23.2013 | Politics
Charles Clymer

Would the president have been inclined to nominate Prof. Humetewa to the federal bench if she hadn't had Sen. McCain's steadfast support in 2007?

Commercial Disputes May Be Subject to Tribal Courts

Brad Reid | Posted 06.30.2013 | Business
Brad Reid

When a tribally chartered corporation is involved and the activity in question is physically conduced on tribal land, the tribal court's jurisdiction is especially strong.

Where the unemployment rate is 70%

nytimes.com | NICHOLAS D. KRISTOF | Posted 05.10.2012 | Politics

This sprawling Pine Ridge Indian Reservation is a Connecticut-sized zone of prairie and poverty, where the have-nots are defined less by the money the...