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Articles are arranged from most recent (December) to least recent (January) for this particular year and topic.


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• • Hearing brings little resolve to Cobell lawsuit (Indianz.com) 12/09/05

• • Audio: House Resources hearing on Cobell (Indianz.com) 12/08/05

• • Tribes may lose on trust fund payments (Indian Country Today) 12/06/05

• • Samson Cree rejected settlement offer (CBC) 12/06/05

• • House Resources to hold hearing on Cobell (Indianz.com) 12/05/05

• • Speakout: Obdurate government hurts Indians (Denver Rocky Mountain News) 11/28/05

• • A job for negotiators, not accountants (Missoulian) 11/25/05

• • Indian plaintiffs divided over who should run the trust fund system (Great Falls Tribune) 11/25/05

• • Interior Secretary pleased with order requiring government to square Native landowner accounts (Missoulian) 11/20/05

• • Plaintiff in Indian trust case vows to fight on (AP) 11/21/05

• • Appeals court: Indian money accounting would be impossible (Grand Forks Herald) 11/15/05

• • For 4th Time, Judge Seeks to Shield Indian Data (New York Times) 10/25/05

• • Latest trust fund order sparks reaction from Congress (Indiaz.com) 10/24/05

• • Lamberth issues new IT shutdown injunction (Indianz.com) 10/20/05

• • Appeals court considers bias charges in Cobell lawsuit (Indianz.com) 10/17/05

• • Tribes explore forming own minerals company (AP) 10/17/05

• • Another Cobell v. Norton hearing this week (Indianz.com) 10/11/05

• • Who says BIA hasn't been busy? (Idaho State Journal 9/28/05

• • National Archives Indian Records Discarded (AP) 9/22/05

• • A frustrating tale of non-accountability (Nashua Telegraph) 9/21/05

• • Official defends Interiors record on Indian Trust issues (Nieman Watchdog) 9/19/05

• • Government Betrays the Indians Again (News With Views) 9/18/05

• • Interior asks appeals to rescind Indian trust order (Arizona Daily Sun) 9/18/05

• • Indian woman leads multibillion fight against U.S (Reuters) 9/14/05

• • Two Cobell v. Norton court hearings this week (Indianz.com) 9/13/05

• • Standing up for Indian trust rights (Santa Fe New Mexican) 9/4/05

• • Needed: A better memory in coverage of the Indian Trust Program (Nieman Watchdog) 9/7/05

• • Plaintiff in Indians' suit brings case to Valley (Arizona Republic) 8/31/05

• • Interior to negotiate with tribes on trust records policy fund case (Indianz.com) 8/30/05

• • Cobell fights effort to oust judge from trust fund case (Indianz.com) 8/29/05

• • Cobell to update account holders on lawsuit (Indianz.com) 8/24/05

• • Justice delayed and justice reviled (St. Paul Pioneer) 8/17/05

• • Bush calls for new judge in Cobell v. Norton case (Indianz.com) 8/16/05

• • Cobell plaintiffs: Swimmer is “ignoring the big picture” (IndianTrust) 8/5/05

• • Appeals court stays Lamberth order on notices (Indianz.com) 7/29/05

• • Editorial: McCain and Dorgan should fix trust bill (Indianz.com) 8/4/05

• • Indian Country, Interior far apart on trust bill (Indianz.com) 8/1/05

• • Interior officials accused of covering up IT security flaws (Government Computer News) 8/4/05

• • Settlement figure still elusive in Cobell fight (Indianz.com) 7/27/05

• • Indian Country getting low-balled (Native American Times) 7/27/05

• • Senate set for hearing on Cobell, trust reform (Indianz.com) 7/26/05

• • Indian trust settlement bill criticized (Rapid City Journal) 7/21/05

• • Swimmer: The Department of the Interior and the Indian Trust (Indian Cornty Today) 7/21/05

• • McCain and Dorgan introduce trust reform legislation (Indianz.com) 7/21/05

• • Indian trust office to open (Rapid City Journal) 7/21/05

• • Indians, feds still worlds apart on settlement amount (Salt Lake Tribune) 7/14/05

• • Interior ordered to disclose trust fund failures (Indianz.com) 7/13/05

• • Higher profile sought for lawsuit (Billings Gazzette) 7/4/05

• • Settling accounts (Baltimore Sun) 6/30/05

• • Indian's proposal targets roots of mismanagement (Argus Leader) 6/27/05

• • Indian Leaders Seek to Settle Lawsuit Over Leasing of Land (Washington Post) 6/21/05

• • Trust principles presented by united tribal workgroup (Indianz.com) 6/21/05

• • Trust workgroup to outline Cobell settlement goals (Indianz.com) 6/17/05

• • Trust reform costs put at $3B, thanks to Bush (Indianz.com) 6/13/05

• • OST audits fare no better under Ross Swimmer (Indianz.com) 6/7/05

• • Tribal leaders pursue trust reform (Billings Gazette) 6/3/05

• • Budget bill orders study of land-into-trust process (Indianz.com) 5/27/05

• • Lamberth orders Interior to turn over e-mails (Indianz.com) 5/27/05

• • Arizona tribe settles trust mismanagement case (Indianz.com) 5/18/05

• • Hearing weighed for McCaleb's e-mail destruction (Indianz.com) 5/11/05

• • Computer expert hacked into Interior systems (Indianz.com) 5/05/05

• • NCAI and ITMA hold second trust reform meeting (Indianz.com) 5/04/05

• • Hearing into Indian trust fund security sees delay (Indianz.com) 5/03/05

• • Hopi, Peabody cases top council's agenda (Gallup Independent) 4/25/05

• • Judge sets hearing on Indian trust fund security (Indianz.com) 4/26/05

• • Lamberth holds hearing on Indian trust security (Indianz.com) 4/21/05

• • Tribes win case against government (Casper Star Tribune) 4/19/05

• • Supreme Court refuses Bush appeal of trust case (Indianz.com) 4/19/05

• • Interior shuts down BLM Web site (Federal Computer Week) 4/18/05

• • Supreme Court to weigh appeal of trust lawsuit (Indianz.com) 4/7/05

• • Utes rally to protest tribe's financial management (The Desert Morning) 4/1/05

• • Bush administration won't give up fight on Cobell (Indianz.com) 3/18/05

• • ‘My tribe and its membership have been robbed blind’ (Final Call News) 3/17/05

• • Norton lobbies Congress on trust fund accounting (Indianz.com) 3/11/05

• • McCain weighs GAO probe of Indian trust debacle (Indianz.com) 3/11/05

• • Lamberth takes on contempt allegations in Cobell case (Indianz.com) 3/4/05

• • Lamberth holds hearing on contempt allegations (Indianz.com) 3/3/05

• • Norton rejects invitation to testify on trust fund (Indianz.com) 2/28/05

• • Lamberth moves Cobell trust reform case forward (Indianz.com) 2/24/05

• • U.S. Supreme Court won't take Cobell from Lamberth (Indianz.com) 2/23/05

• • Congressional hearings set on Cobell, budget (Indianz.com) 2/14/05

• • Judge challenges Norton to testify on trust fund (Indianz.com) 2/9/05

• • Legislation would increase tribal trust funds (Rapid City Journal) 1/22/05

• • Bush administration seeks to limit trust liability (Indianz.com) 1/20/05

 

A service of the National Indian Law Library of the Native American Rights Fund


Arrangement:

Articles are arranged from most recent (December) to least recent (January) for this particular year and topic.


Notes:

Please note: At the time that these news stories were initially indexed by the National Indian Law Library, access to the stories was free. Sources such as the New York Times and L. A. Times may require a Login and Password, even if acccess is free. Please contact the National Indian Law Library if you need help accessing an article or feel we missed an important one.


Links:

Links to news stories may not be functional over time; they may become broken as news agencies reorganize articles on their web sites. But links are not removed in the event that they assist you in finding the article at a later date. Contact NILL or your local librarian for help retrieving articles if links are broken.

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