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Yankton barred from tribal offices

July 31, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

FORT TOTTEN – The Spirit Lake Tribal Court apparently issued a restraining order Wednesday against former Tribal Chairman Roger Yankton Sr., barring Yankton from entering the tribal government building or having any contact with members of the Tribal Council. Continue Reading

Tribal court offers no hope of appeal

September 29, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

FARGO The door to the appeals courtroom has been slammed shut for more than a year for American Indian residents of Spirit Lake Nation. Continue Reading

Standing Rock drug case prosecuted in 2 courts

June 5, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

FARGO (AP) Authorities say a drug trafficking case on the Standing Rock Indian Reservation in North Dakota and South Dakota is unique because it will be prosecuted in both federal and tribal courts. Continue Reading