• Court Overturns Pipeline Permit, Victory for First Nations

    Jul 20, 2016 | 14:51 pm

    The First Nations peoples of Canada are rejoicing after a Federal Court of Appeal decision overturned approval for the Northern Gateway project, a controversial tar sands pipeline twelve years in the making. The defeat of this pipeline is a landmark[…]

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  • Supreme Court Deadlock Affirms Tribal Sovereignty

    Jun 28, 2016 | 15:20 pm

    The United States Supreme Court reached a 4-4 deadlock last Thursday in the case Dollar General v. Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians, heralding a victory for tribal sovereignty in the criminal justice system. Because of the tie, the Fifth Circuit[…]

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