Legal

Osage News and Osage Nation Chief headed to court

Date: June 21, 2013

The Osage News and Osage Nation Principal Chief John Red Eagle will head to tribal court next month.

On June 18, the newspaper filed a ...

Chief Red Eagle denies allegations of unethical behavior

Date: June 17, 2013

For the first time in the Osage Nation’s young government, the ON Attorney General has filed an ethics violation against a Principal Chief in ...

ON Supreme Court rules on inaugural declaratory judgment case

Date: May 16, 2013

The Osage Nation Supreme Court denied a claim for relief sought by the Third ON Congress in the inaugural declaratory judgment case filed against Principal ...

Proposed CFR changes spur discussion on ON Village laws

Date: May 3, 2013

Proposed changes to the federal regulations governing the three Osage Indian Villages are sparking discussions on whether the Osage Nation should create and pass its ...

Osage Supreme Court requests more time to consider nepotism case

Date: April 24, 2013

The Third Osage Nation Congress adjourned the 2013 Hun-Kah Session on its 24th and final day of session April 22 after fast tracking and voting ...

ON Police Department sees record prisoner transport

Date: April 18, 2013

The Osage Nation Police Department transported a record amount of prisoners to the Osage Nation Courts on April 4.

“At first it was kind of ...

ON Supreme Court to issue decision on nepotism by next week

Date: April 17, 2013

The Osage Nation Supreme Court could issue a decision by next week in the case involving Principal Chief John Red Eagle’s appointment of his ...

Osage Supreme Court to define nepotism after chief appoints brother

Date: April 15, 2013

The Third Osage Nation Congress is asking the Osage Nation Supreme Court to declare Principal Chief John Red Eagle’s appointment of his brother Eddy ...

Osage Congress reissues subpoena for Rod Hartness contract

Date: April 10, 2013

Osage Nation Treasurer Callie Catcher filed a motion to quash the congressional subpoena that asks for the consulting contract and any other contract Rod Hartness ...

No updates yet in Pawhuska village investigation

Date: March 22, 2013

As of March 22, Osage Nation Attorney General Jeff Jones said he had no updates to report regarding the federal and tribal law enforcement investigations ...