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Nagaland: 523 in fray for ULB polls, ENPO to abstain

Hindustan Times 19 Jun 2024
Kohima ... Now catch your favourite game on Crickit ... Find out how ... People familiar with the matter told HT that the candidates had to withdraw their papers under duress and pressure from their respective tribal bodies, who are the affiliate units of ENPO.
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Bihar forest officer, driver thrashed for stopping Mahua-laden truck in Kaimur

Hindustan Times 18 Jun 2024
A person familiar with the matter said criminal syndicates illegally bought Mahua from tribals at cheap rates from the sanctuary area and made a profit selling it to illicit breweries in neighbouring Uttar Pradesh.
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Half of Shiv Sena, NCP rebel MLAs trailing in assembly segments

Hindustan Times 18 Jun 2024
The BJP leader also said that the opposition’s talking points against the Mahayuti like the scrapping of the constitution and doing away with facilities for tribals would no longer be effective.
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US Supreme Court refuses to take up challenge to Florida's online sports betting compact

WPTV 17 Jun 2024
Department of Interior wrongly approved the compact even though it violates the Indian Gaming Regulatory Act, which requires that gambling occurs on tribal lands ... sports betting off tribal lands.
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National American Indian Vets get Charter

Lakota Country Times 13 Jun 2024
Headquartered in South Dakota on the Cheyenne River Sioux Tribal Reservation, the NAIV is a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization dedicated to advocating on behalf of tribal veterans ... As a tribal veteran service officer, I fully endorse this.
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Tribes are in the right in Oklahoma income tax dispute, state attorney general says

The Oklahoman 12 Jun 2024
Federal law limits state authority over tribal citizens on tribal lands ... Drummond, who often opposes Stitt’s stance on tribal matters, said he would support compacting with tribes over income taxes.
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McCortney, Wingard battling for state Senate seat in expensive, high-profile contest

The Oklahoman 12 Jun 2024
Stitt on tribal matters ... As an example, he pointed to the governor's difficult relationship with the state's tribal leaders ... McCortney said mending the relationship between the state, the governor and tribal nations was necessary.
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South Dakota animal rescues plead for help as shelters overflow

The Daily Republic 12 Jun 2024
Officials who spoke to the Mitchell Republic about the reservation dog roundup declined to share specifics about the matter, including which reservation was involved, in hopes to keeping strong relationships with tribal leaders ... ]]> ....
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Nevada expands electronic voting; election security experts concerned

Nevada Appeal 11 Jun 2024
Not wanting to cede their voice, tribal leaders have been making a push for expanded voting rights. That effort includes filing a lawsuit on behalf of all Nevada tribes seeking polling places on tribal lands and access to early voting.
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The secret recordings of Alito and Roberts will likely backfire

Business Insider 11 Jun 2024
"I think it'd be much, much more fruitful if we were devoting time to helping people unpack and understand those questions and those issues — because that's what matters," Adler said.
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Electronic voting worries security experts. Nevada touts safeguards as it expands it to tribes

The Call 10 Jun 2024
Not wanting to cede their voice, tribal leaders have been making a push for expanded voting rights. That effort includes filing a lawsuit on behalf of all Nevada tribes seeking polling places on tribal lands and access to early voting.
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Nevada has a plan to expand electronic voting. That concerns election security experts

The Call 10 Jun 2024
Not wanting to cede their voice, tribal leaders have been making a push for expanded voting rights. That effort includes filing a lawsuit on behalf of all Nevada tribes seeking polling places on tribal lands and access to early voting.
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Nevada’s Plan to Expand Electronic Voting Raises Concerns for Election Security Experts

Time Magazine 10 Jun 2024
Not wanting to cede their voice, tribal leaders have been making a push for expanded voting rights. That effort includes filing a lawsuit on behalf of all Nevada tribes seeking polling places on tribal lands and access to early voting.
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Oregon casino battle works its way into appropriations process

Roll Call 10 Jun 2024
The distinction matters, as Coquille is seeking the project under an exemption to the 1988 law that regulates tribal gaming, which allows tribes that are recognized after that law’s enactment to ...
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They’re not ‘Maine’s tribes’: A new guide for writing about the Wabanaki Nations

Bangor Daily News 08 Jun 2024
Moreover, the Alliance hopes getting the language right can be a potential first step toward wider understanding between Indigenous and non-Indigenous peoples living in Maine and, ultimately, the restoration of full tribal rights.
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