law enforcement http://knba.org en 4/3/14 KNBA News - Senate committee hears a bill to strengthen Alaska tribal courts, law enforcement http://knba.org/post/4314-knba-news-senate-committee-hears-bill-strengthen-alaska-tribal-courts-law-enforcement <p>The Senate Indian Affairs Committee heard no opposition to a bill that would strengthen Alaska tribal courts and law enforcement, but the state of Alaska, Sen. Lisa Murkowski are likely to oppose it.</p><p>Alaska Native corporations received contaminated sites as part of their land settlement, bringing them&nbsp;expense and complications as they try to clean up, exchange, or return the sites.</p><p></p> Thu, 03 Apr 2014 01:38:18 +0000 Joaqlin Estus 9651 at http://knba.org 3/12/14 KNBA News - Critics find the state's approach to law and order for Alaska Natives lacking http://knba.org/post/31214-knba-news-critics-find-states-approach-law-and-order-alaska-natives-lacking <p>Legislators are considering a bill to do away with a film tax credit program, questioning its benefits to Alaska.</p><p>The state of Alaska spends more money litigating against its Alaska Natives than do all the other 49 states combined, according to the chairman of a national Commission on Indian Law and Order.</p><p></p><p>r.</p> Wed, 12 Mar 2014 05:18:49 +0000 Joaqlin Estus 8784 at http://knba.org KNBA 2/14/14 - Report calls violence against Alaska Native women, children a "national disgrace" http://knba.org/post/knba-21414-report-calls-violence-against-alaska-native-women-children-national-disgrace <p></p><p></p><p></p> Fri, 14 Feb 2014 02:58:55 +0000 Joaqlin Estus 7907 at http://knba.org