Post Profile

Appeals panel rules against tribe in suit over river rights

A federal appeals court has ruled against an American Indian tribe in a lawsuit over the rights to a river that bears the tribe's name. The Penobscot Indian Nation sued … Click to Continue »
read more


Related Posts

Appeals court rejects appeal from condemned San Antonio man

Politics / US Politics : Washington Watch

A divided federal appeals court panel has rejected an appeal from a San Antonio man on Texas death row for the gang rape and fatal stabbing of a 15-year-old girl … Click to Continue »

Justices revive suit against Indian casino limo driver

Politics / US Politics : Washington Watch

A unanimous Supreme Court says that Indian tribes' immunity from lawsuits does not always extend to their employees in incidents that occur far from Indian reservations. The justices ruled Tuesday … Click to Continue »

Court rules for Navajo Nation in funding dispute with BIA

Politics / US Politics : Washington Watch

An appeals court has ruled for the Navajo Nation in a dispute with the U.S. Bureau of Indian Affairs over federal funding for the tribe's judicial services. The tribe says … Click to Continue »

Judge dismisses tribe's suit against feds over $14 million

Politics / US Politics : Washington Watch

A judge has dismissed an American Indian tribe in Washington's lawsuit against the federal government, ruling the council that filed it wasn't recognized as a legitimate governing body. The Bellingham … Click to Continue »

Appeals court ruling opens door to Ohio resuming executions

Politics / US Politics : Washington Watch

Ohio moved a step closer to resuming executions as a federal appeals court ruled Wednesday in the state's favor in a case over its lethal injection process. In an 8-6 … Click to Continue »


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC