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1. Whether federal courts are free to ignore congressionally confirmed Indian treaty rights that impliedly reserve tribal jurisdiction over nonmember conduct within an Indian reservation, thereby effecting an impermissible judicial abrogation of those treaty rights.
Statement from Navajo Nation Chief Justice Herb Yazzie
“After forty years working in the legal profession for the Diné and with thirty years working in Navajo Nation government, with a stint as Attorney General and more recently as Chief Justice, I will be retiring. 1,093 more words
Navajo Law and Order Committee Recommends Removal of Chief Justice Yazzie; Matter Moves to Full Council
ARIZONA – Four former members of the Navajo Board of Election Supervisors are asking the Window Rock District Court to suspend the April 21 special election for the tribe’s next president. 130 more words
ARIZONA – Officials on the Navajo Nation say the tribe’s high court overstepped its authority in directing the tribal controller to fund a belated presidential election. 130 more words