Media Clips by NUNA 06/30/22

Good Morning, NUNAverse, Mohegan Chief Marilynn “Lynn” Malerba, the nation’s first Native U.S. treasurer, comes from a line of chiefs who instilled in her the need to keep her tribe healthy and to survive. Now Malerba, 68, will bring that mindset to two new jobs in...

Media Clips by NUNA 06/29/22

Good Morning, NUNAverse, The Supreme Court ruled on Wednesday that Oklahoma can prosecute non-Native people for crimes committed on tribal land when the victim is Native. The 5-4 decision cut back on the high court’s ruling in McGirt v. Oklahoma in 2020 that said a...

Media Clips by NUNA 06/28/22

Good Morning, NUNAverse, Although the Supreme Court issued the two most important opinions of the term last week, upending a near 50-year-old precedent on abortion and expanding gun rights for the first time in a decade, this blockbuster term is not over. New opinions...

Media Clips by NUNA 06/27/22

Good Morning, NUNAverse, On Friday, the Supreme Court overturned Roe v. Wade, a little more than a month after a draft opinion by Justice Samuel Alito was leaked that forewarned the public that the court was preparing to change its course on protecting abortions. The...

Media Clips by NUNA 06/24/22

Good Morning, NUNAverse, The U.S. Supreme Court officially reversed Roe v. Wade on Friday, declaring that the constitutional right to abortion upheld for nearly a half century, no longer exists. Writing for the court majority, Justice Samuel Alito...

Media Clips by NUNA 06/23/22

Good Morning, NUNAverse, When she got the letter from the Secretary of the Interior Deb Haaland (Laguna), Kelly Dennis (Shinnecock Indian Nation on Long Island) felt honored, then humbled. Dennis has been selected to serve on the Secretary’s Tribal Advisory...