No announcement yet.

New York tribes ponder implications of Oneida land transfer

  • Filter
  • Time
  • Show
Clear All
new posts

Join the online community forum celebrating Native American Culture, Pow Wows, tribes, music, art, and history.

Related Topics


  • Skabewis
    Federal government put 18 acres into trust for New York Oneidas
    by Skabewis
    Verona, New York (AP)

    The federal government has placed 18 acres of central New York land into tax-exempt trust for the Oneida Indian Nation.

    The transfer of land from the Air Force to the U.S. Department of Interior bypassed the lengthy, contentious battle that has engulfed...
    01-12-2009, 01:23 PM
  • Skabewis
    New York sues feds for putting land in trust to Oneida Indians
    by Skabewis
    By William Kates
    Syracuse, New York (AP)

    New York and two counties filed a federal lawsuit June 19 to block the U.S. Department of Interior from putting 13,004 acres of upstate land into trust for the Oneida Indian Nation, the third legal challenge to block the transfer.
    06-26-2008, 02:56 PM
  • Skabewis
    Schumer wants Cayuga land trust review redone
    by Skabewis
    Auburn, New York (AP)

    U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer wants federal officials to do another study on how the local economy would be affected if 129 acres of upstate New York land are put into trust for the Cayuga Indian Nation.

    Schumer says the BIA isn’t taking into consideration...
    07-07-2009, 12:16 PM
  • Skabewis
    New Zealand Maori tribes sign major grievance settlement with
    by Skabewis
    By Ray Lilley
    Wellington, New Zealand (AP)

    Seven Indigenous Maori tribes signed New Zealand’s largest-ever settlement June 25 over grievances arising from 19th century losses of lands, forests and fisheries during European settlement of the country.

    The $319 million...
    07-01-2008, 12:04 PM
  • Skabewis
    Judge rejects New York counties’ land trust challenges
    by Skabewis
    Verona, New York (AP) 10-09

    A federal judge has upheld the U.S. Department of Interior’s authority to put more than 13,000 acres of upstate New York land into trust for the Oneida Indian Nation.

    New York state and Madison and Oneida counties had argued that former Interior...
    10-09-2009, 02:04 PM



There are no results that meet this criteria.

Sidebar Ad