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Last updated: September 19, 2014
Next update is planned to be published by: September 26, 2014
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Culture & Tradition
Navajo high court to hear case on language fluency (SF Gate) 9/18/14
Lawmaker to introduce bill to end NFL's tax-exempt status because of Redskins name (Washington Post) 9/16/14
Law prof files FCC complaint over use of NFL team's 'r-word' name (ABA Journal) 9/8/14
Tribes pushing wages higher (Bartlesville Examiner-Enterprise) 9/15/14
Federal money in Indian country: What to expect (Friends Committee on National Legislation) 8/29/14
MacArthur Awards go to 21 diverse fellows (New York Times) 9/17/14
Millions in mail for Native Americans (Rapid City Journal) 9/17/14
Health & Welfare
Disproportionate number of aboriginal children in care in Canada (CBC News) 9/15/14
Arm in a cast, Sotomayor tours Oklahoma and meets tribal leaders (National Law Journal) 9/17/14
HUD reaches settlement resolving Native lending discrimination case (Indian Country Today) 9/15/14
Land & Water
Small Native American tribe and U.S. duke it out at the 9th circuit (Courthouse News Service) 9/17/14
Hall's ouster means change (Bismarck Tribune) 9/17/14
Red Lake is county absentee voting site in state pilot program (Indian Country Today) 9/18/14
Lumbee could decide NC Senate race– Tribe ignored in recent debate (Indian Country Today) 9/12/14