Legal

Osage officials await report on financial health of Osage and Tallgrass LLCs

Date: Aug. 19, 2018

Osage officials await the financial health assessment of the Nation’s business arm as the firm of Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP, finishes their initial ...

William Oldfield appointed Osage Nation Trial Court Chief Judge

Date: Aug. 15, 2018

Photo caption: William Oldfield is sworn in to serve as the Osage Nation Trial Court Chief Judge on Aug. 10 at the tribal courthouse in ...

Advocacy for Native children was theme at 2nd Osage Women’s Conference

Date: Aug. 6, 2018

Photo caption: Lou Anna Red Corn, a founding board member of the Child Advocacy Center of the Bluegrass and Fayette Commonwealth’s Attorney in Kentucky ...

Tribes seek emergency stay in FCC tribal consultation case

Date: Aug. 6, 2018

WASHINGTON — Almost 20 tribes – including the Osage Nation – are seeking an emergency stay as part in an effort to block an order from the Federal ...

Plaintiffs continue to wait for DNA testing results in Lintner case

Date: July 26, 2018

It has been two years since Reta Marie Lintner received word the Osage Nation planned to disenroll her and every member within her family from ...

ON Attorney General opinion sought on questions of potential conflict of interest

Date: July 24, 2018

Photo caption: Osage Minerals Councilman Paul Revard shares his thoughts on the campaign trail on April 21 at the United Osages of Southern California spring ...

Federal jurisdiction over tribes still makes marijuana illegal in Indian Country

Date: July 6, 2018

Many Osage tribal members are confused after the Osage Nation Police Department issued a statement that said marijuana is still illegal in Indian Country. Since ...

FCC to reconsider allowing wireless companies to forego tribal consultation

Date: July 5, 2018

WASHINGTON — The Federal Communications Commission is asking a federal court to put a temporary hold on proceedings while it reconsiders an order drawing ire from ...

Osage Congress approves of agent to assess Tallgrass and Osage LLCs

Date: July 5, 2018

Photo Caption: Osage Nation Attorney General Holli Wells answers questions from the Fifth Osage Nation Congress as to the legal ramifications to the Nation if ...

Seven Oklahoma tribes push back on FCC order

Date: May 31, 2018

Seven Oklahoma tribes are pushing back against an order from the Federal Communications Commission that they claim ignores consultation requirements.

On May 14, the Osage ...