Nevada Tribes: Unequal Polling Access Violates Voting RightsTribal leaders in northern Nevada are asking a U.S. judge to order the state and two counties to establish satellite polling places on reservations where they say Native Americans are being denied a federally protected equal opportunity to vote in the November elections.
Racism Claim Dooms Bid To Honor Mark Twain In Nevada A state panel has effectively killed a bid to name a Lake Tahoe cove for Mark Twain, citing opposition from a tribe who claims he held racist views on Native Americans.
2 Nevada Tribes To Receive Federal Justice Grants The federal Justice Department says two Native American tribes in northern Nevada are getting more than $1.8 million in grants to pay for crime prevention and law enforcement programs.
US Judge Clears Way For Nev. Tribe's Mustang Sale A federal judge cleared the way Wednesday for a Nevada tribe to sell 149 mustangs over the objection of critics who claim the unbranded animals are federally protected wild horses that should not be auctioned off for possible slaughter.
Skywalk Developer Apologizes For Offending Tribe The developer of the Grand Canyon Skywalk has apologized for comments that a northwestern Arizona tribe says were racist.

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