Legal

Federal appeals court to hear tribes’ lawsuit against the FCC in March

Date: Feb. 5, 2019

More than 20 tribes, including the Osage Nation, will get their day in court this spring to attempt to block an order from the Federal ...

Lintner disenrollment case rescheduled

Date: Jan. 28, 2019

A pre-trial conference in the disenrollment case of Reta Marie Lintner is rescheduled for Feb. 6 at the Osage Nation Trial Court in Pawhuska.

The ...

Nation continues water rights negotiations with state of Oklahoma

Date: Jan. 22, 2019

Photo caption: Wah-Zha-Zhi Youth Council members, including Noah Shadlow, participated in a Blue Thumb water quality training at Soldier Creek on Feb. 18, 2017. Osage ...

Minerals Council discusses next plans concerning Osage Wind construction

Date: Jan. 17, 2019

When it comes to the future of wind farms in Osage County, the Osage Minerals Council is playing things close to the vest.

At the ...

Standing Bear poses questions to AG about health and education funding

Date: Jan. 14, 2019

Principal Chief Geoffrey Standing Bear has asked the attorney general’s office for constitutional clarity regarding funding priorities.

In a memorandum dated Dec. 6 obtained ...

Lintner disenrollment case to proceed to jury trial

Date: Jan. 8, 2019

The two-year-old disenrollment case of Reta Marie Lintner will be decided by a jury trial, made up of six Osage Nation citizens.

At a pre-trial ...

SCOTUS declines to hear Osage Wind case

Date: Jan. 7, 2019

Photo caption: Employees for Osage Wind work on a base of a wind turbine along Highway 60, just west of Pawhuska. Osage Wind dug pits ...

SCOTUS to consider Osage Wind case on Jan. 4

Date: Dec. 27, 2018

The U.S. Supreme Court will start 2019 by weighing whether to take up an appeal tied to a controversial Osage County wind farm project ...

Solicitor General urges Supreme Court to let 10th Circuit ruling stand in wind case

Date: Dec. 5, 2018

Photo caption: Employees for Osage Wind work on a base of a wind turbine along Highway 60, just west of Pawhuska. Osage Wind dug pits ...

Judge moves Lintner case forward with plans for jury trial

Date: Nov. 29, 2018

Citing a lack of cooperation from potential DNA test subjects, the Osage Nation is moving forward with plans for a jury trial in a disenrollment ...