For decades, the Indian Child Welfare Act has been recognized by child welfare experts as the gold standard in child welfare practice. Anti-tribal interests have launched a series of legal challenges against ICWA. Brackeen is the most prominent.
The Crow Tribe is defending its right and responsibility to protect tribal citizens against a utility company that refuses to follow tribal law.
The Spirit Lake Tribe, voter Collette Brown, and voter Lois Leben have filed a lawsuit in U.S. District Court for the District of North Dakota against Benson County, North
Tribes and Native voter organizations successfully sued Montana over two discriminatory voting laws.
Bay Mills Indian Community fights a proposed oil pipeline tunnel, which would run through their sacred homelands and impact communities, local businesses, and the environment.