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OLYMPICS: Pennsylvania town keeps Thorpe’s body

American Indian Law News - 5 hours 15 min ago
Jim Thorpe’s body will stay in the Pennsylvania town where he was laid to rest six decades ago after a federal appeals court on Thursday threw out a ruling that could have resulted in his reburial on American Indian land in Oklahoma.

Border agent kills suspect

Yaqui News - Fri, 2014-10-24 23:08
TUCSON, Ariz. – A U.S. Border Patrol agent shot and killed an armed suspect on Friday about 10 miles south of downtown Tucson, authorities said.

Border Patrol agent involved in fatal shooting

Yaqui News - Fri, 2014-10-24 12:41
TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) - A U.S. Border Patrol agent shot and killed an armed suspect on Friday about 10 miles south of downtown Tucson, authorities said. The shooting occurred as two agents conducted a standard surveillance effort known as sign cutting in which agents search for footprints in ...

Border Patrol agent involved in deadly shooting

Yaqui News - Fri, 2014-10-24 12:26
A U.S. Border Patrol agent shot and killed an armed suspect on Friday about 10 miles south of downtown Tucson, authorities said.

U.S. school shooter 'fired at friends'

American Indian Law News - Fri, 2014-10-24 11:45
An armed pupil opens fire on his friends, a student tells CNN, leaving one of them dead, and three critically injured with head injuries, according to hospital sources.

Navajo high court orders election postponed

American Indian Law News - Fri, 2014-10-24 07:42
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — The top court on the largest American Indian reservation ordered tribal election officials to postpone the Navajo Nation's presidential election and immediately reprint ballots without the name of a candidate who was disqualified in a language fluency case.

Park Service construction damaged Native American burial sites in Iowa, elsewhere

American Indian Law News - Fri, 2014-10-24 05:44
Imagine being able to drive an all-terrain vehicle right up next to a sacred earthen Native American burial mound. At Effigy Mounds National Monument, you can.

Jim Thorpe's body to remain in Pa.

American Indian Law News - Fri, 2014-10-24 00:23
Jim Thorpe's body will stay in the Pennsylvania town where he was laid to rest six decades ago, after a federal appeals court on Thursday threw out a ruling that could have resulted in his reburial on American Indian land in Oklahoma.

Navajo high court orders election postponed

American Indian Law News - Thu, 2014-10-23 19:22
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — The top court on the largest American Indian reservation ordered tribal election officials Thursday to postpone the Navajo Nation's presidential election and immediately reprint ballots without the name of a candidate who was disqualified in a language fluency case.

Pennsylvania town can keep body of athletic legend Jim Thorpe

American Indian Law News - Thu, 2014-10-23 17:51
Jim Thorpe's body will stay in the Pennsylvania town where he was laid to rest six decades ago after a federal appeals court on Thursday threw out a ruling that could have resulted in his reburial on American Indian land in Oklahoma.

Pennsylvania town named for Jim Thorpe can keep athlete's body

American Indian Law News - Thu, 2014-10-23 17:40
Appeals court throws out ruling ruling that could have resulted in his reburial on American Indian land in Oklahoma

Park Service Construction Damaged Native American Burial Sites

American Indian Law News - Thu, 2014-10-23 15:27
National Park Service officials approved $3 million in illegal construction projects over a decade that damaged one of the nation's most sacred American Indian burial sites in northeast Iowa.

Federal judge: Jim Thorpe's remains can stay in Carbon County

American Indian Law News - Thu, 2014-10-23 14:47
The remains of Olympian and Native American athlete Jim Thorpe will stay in the Carbon County hamlet named after him.

Court: Olympian Jim Thorpe's remains should not be moved

American Indian Law News - Thu, 2014-10-23 14:15
Jim Thorpe's remains will stay in the Pennsylvania town named for the legendary Native American athlete and Olympics champion, after a federal appeals court on Thursday rejected an effort by two sons to move them to tribal lands in his native Oklahoma.

Pennsylvania town can keep Jim Thorpe's body

American Indian Law News - Thu, 2014-10-23 13:15
Jim Thorpe's body will stay in the Pennsylvania town where he was laid to rest six decades ago after a federal appeals court on Thursday threw out a ruling that could have resulted in his reburial on American Indian land in Oklahoma. The famed athlete's surviving sons have been fighting to move the body to Sac and Fox land in the state where he was born, saying their father expressed a desire to ...

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American Indian Law News - Thu, 2014-10-23 11:59
Jim Thorpe 's body will stay in the Pennsylvania town where he was laid to rest six decades ago after a federal appeals court on Thursday threw out a ruling that could have resulted in his reburial on American Indian land in Oklahoma.

Foss Lake mystery solved: It's them

American Indian Law News - Thu, 2014-10-23 11:54
A decades-old mystery that captivated Oklahoma has been solved after officials confirmed the identities of two groups of people -- some of them teens -- who went missing in 1969 and 1970.

Court: Olympian Jim Thorpe's remains should not be moved

American Indian Law News - Thu, 2014-10-23 11:17
Jim Thorpe's remains will stay in the Pennsylvania town named for the legendary Native American athlete and Olympics champion, after a federal appeals court on Thursday rejected an effort by two sons to move them to tribal lands in his native Oklahoma.

Court: Remains of Jim Thorpe Can Remain in Jim Thorpe

American Indian Law News - Thu, 2014-10-23 11:08
The remains of Jim Thorpe can remain in Jim Thorpe, Pa. That was the ruling handed down on Thursday by a federal appeals court in Philadelphia in an unusual case involving a dispute between the family of the legendary Native American athlete and a small Pennsylvania town named after him.

Court: Olympian Jim Thorpe's remains should not be moved

American Indian Law News - Thu, 2014-10-23 10:50
Jim Thorpe's remains will stay in the Pennsylvania town named for the legendary Native American athlete and Olympics champion, after a federal appeals court on Thursday rejected an effort by two sons to move them to tribal lands in his native Oklahoma.
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