A billboard promoting the Trans Mountain oil pipeline sponsored by the Province of Alberta. A judge ruled British Columbia must reconsider its environmental assessment for the pipeline (Photo: the government of Alberta via Flickr/CC).
Construction companies with dubious claims of Native ownership are coming under review by federal, state and local officials
A court ordered British Columbia to reconsider an environmental assessment certificate for the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion
U.S. Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer in Carpenter v. Murphy: “There are 1.8 million people living in this area. And now, we say really this land belongs to the tribe?” (Photo: U.S. National Archives)
A school district severs ties with an embattled teacher
A trial continues against an Omaha officer in the death of a Lakota man
Logistical concerns versus the letter of the law in a Muscogee U.S. Supreme Court case