Legal

Judge orders DNA testing in membership removal case

Date: April 13, 2017

Osage Nation Trial Court Associate Judge Lee Stout has ordered DNA testing in the case of Osage Nation vs. Reta Marie Lintner.

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Osage Nation Congresswoman testifies at Gorsuch Committee Hearing before Senate committee; Gorsuch has ruled in favor of Osage shareholders in past

Date: March 23, 2017

Osage Nation Congresswoman Shannon Edwards was given five minutes to testify before the Standing Committee on the Federal Judiciary on the fourth day of Judge ...

Osage Nation Congresswoman will testify at Gorsuch Committee Hearing on March 23

Date: March 21, 2017

Osage Nation Congresswoman Shannon Edwards, Tenth Circuit Representative to the American Bar Association’s Standing Committee on the Federal Judiciary, will appear before the United ...

CASA recognizes volunteers, supporters for helping abused children advocacy program

Date: March 15, 2017

CLEVELAND, Okla. – Each year, the Pawnee-Osage Court Appointed Special Advocates program relies on community support, grants, donations and volunteers to provide its advocacy services to ...

ON Congress files lawsuit over building leased for Skiatook WELA

Date: March 10, 2017

The Osage Nation Congress has filed a civil suit against a Creek County couple who signed a five-year lease agreement with the Nation for a ...

Shareholder’s request for OMC financial records dismissed by ON Trial Court

Date: March 2, 2017

Osage Nation Trial Court Associate Judge Lisa Otipoby-Herbert dismissed Patricia Spurrier Bright’s request for financial records from the Osage Minerals Council on Feb. 24 ...

Reece brothers’ case moves forward on state charges

Date: Jan. 19, 2017

The case of brothers Jeremy and Tyler Reece, who allegedly murdered Pawhuska oilman Rick Holt in September of 2015, will move forward on state charges ...

SEC files federal suit against two defendants in ongoing Osage LLC lawsuit

Date: Jan. 17, 2017

Two defendants in one of the Osage LLC lawsuits are now facing federal charges after the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission filed suit against ...

Penalties added to burn law to prohibit unauthorized burning

Date: Jan. 5, 2017

The Osage Nation is prohibiting burns on its jurisdictional property without a burn permit after the Fifth Osage Nation Congress voted to amend its criminal ...

Osage membership removal case going to trial

Date: Dec. 30, 2016

Osage Nation Trial Court Judge Lee Stout said there is enough in dispute to warrant a jury trial in one of the Nation’s first ...