Legal

Congress to investigate allegations against Chief Red Eagle

Date: July 10, 2013

With 11 unanimous “yes” votes, the Third Osage Nation Congress approved a motion to form a Select Committee of Inquiry to investigate the 15 allegations ...

Chief Red Eagle faces 15 allegations of wrongdoing during Special Session

Date: July 9, 2013

The Third Osage Nation Congress received a list of 15 allegations of potential wrongdoing made against Principal Chief John Red Eagle and now the legislative ...

ON Attorney General investigating Chief’s appointee contract

Date: July 3, 2013

The public disclosure of the Osage Nation Executive Branch check registry for a three-month period is now the target of an Attorney General’s Office ...

Osage News moving forward with suit

Date: July 1, 2013

Nearly five months passed before Principal Chief John Red Eagle’s office released a copy of the Rod Hartness pipeline consulting contract – a document requested ...

Former Osage tribal judge assisted ON Supreme Court on declaratory judgment case

Date: June 24, 2013

Osage Nation Supreme Court Chief Justice Meredith D. Drent and ON Trial Court Chief Judge Marvin Stepson appointed an Arkansas-based attorney to sit on the ...

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 ...