Tuesday, March 11, 2014

Nooksack Vote Could Reverse Terminations of Citizenship in Tribe

March 15th is a crucial vote for the Nooksack tribe, Blogger Jim Diamond has the full story:

On March 15, 2014 a very important vote will take place on the Deming, Washington Reservation of The Nooksack Indian Tribe. The Tribe has attempted a mass disenrollment of more than 300 enrolled tribal members. Represented by Gabe Galanda of Galanda Broadman, several lawsuits have been filed in tribal court and in federal court. Elections of the Tribal Council and its officers, however, could alter the balance of power and the attempted purge..

Check the link above for the rest of the story.

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