Tag Archives: Treaty of Fort Laramie

News Coverage on Herrera v. Wyoming Decision

SCOTUSBlog (Greg Ablavsky) Slate Reuters NYTs NPR Bloomberg Link to decision and materials here.

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SCOTUS Reverses in Herrera v. Wyoming (5-4)

Here. Background materials here.

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Lakota Oyate Map

Link.

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Lakota Independence from the US?

From Indianz: Lakota Freedom Delegation withdraws from US Thursday, December 20, 2007 A group called Lakota Freedom Delegation is withdrawing from the treaties their ancestors signed with the U.S. and is setting up their own independent nation. Four activists, including … Continue reading

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Challenge to Federal Criminalization of Hemp – D. N.D.

A federal district court in North Dakota granted the government’s motion to dismiss a claim that the United States ban on industrial hemp is unconstitutional. Here is the opinion: Monson v. DEA Opinion The opinion relied in part on the … Continue reading

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