Legal

NCAI sides with Nation in its Supreme Court appeal, files brief in reservation status case appeal

Date: Dec. 8, 2010

The Oklahoma state Tax Commission has received a 50-day extension on its deadline to respond to the Osage Nation's appeal in the long-standing case ...

Red Eagle looks to settle Osage trust case as Cobell settlement awaits Obama's signature

Date: Dec. 2, 2010

The historic Cobell case is coming to a close as the $3.4 billion settlement, approved by the U.S. House of Representatives Tuesday, marks ...

Deadline extended to Jan. 2011 in Cobell case

Date: Oct. 25, 2010

Native Americans waiting for nearly a year for the $3.4 billion settlement in the Cobell vs. Salazar case will have to wait a little ...

Osage Nation appeals to 10th Circuit Court in Denver in reservation case

Date: Aug. 27, 2009

The Osage Nation has asked the 10th Circuit Court of Appeals in Denver to overturn a federal judge’s ruling that the Osage reservation was ...

Osage Supreme Court hears inaugural case on 2008 Free Press Act

Date: Aug. 20, 2009

The Osage Nation Supreme Court met for the first time in the history of the nation Wednesday to hear arguments over a free press for ...

Non-Osage shareholders named as defendants in Fletcher case

Date: June 16, 2009

For the first time non-Osage shareholders and entities have been publicly named.

Plaintiffs in the seven-year-old lawsuit Fletcher v. USA, which seeks an accounting and ...