A panel of Indian-country experts will recommend to Attorney General Eric H. Holder Jr. on Tuesday that tribes be allowed to criminally prosecute non-Indians who sexually or physically abuse Native Continue reading Native American Kids Need More Protection, Advisory Panel Tells Holder
Justice Department (DOJ); Office of Justice Programs (OJP); Coordinating Council on Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (F.R. Page 56405) – Meeting (Webcast of meeting also available.) TIME: 10:30 a.m. EVENT: Continue reading Department of Justice holds meeting (and webcast) 11/18/14 in DC to review and release findings & recommendations of their report on children exposed to violence.
Summary from the Federal Register: This is an announcement of the first hearing of the Advisory Committee of the Attorney General’s Task Force on American Indian/Alaska Native Children Exposed to Continue reading Hearing of the Advisory Committee of the Attorney General’s Task Force on American Indian/Alaska Native Children Exposed to Violence
A special Justice Department task force will hold a series of public meetings around the country to study the scope and impact that exposure to violence has on Native American Continue reading Task Force to Study Crime on Indian Reservations
Task Force Advisory Committee to Hold First Public Hearing in Bismarck, North Dakota in December 2013. Advisory Committee Will Be Co-Chaired by Former U.S. Senator Byron Dorgan and Iroquois Composer Continue reading Impact of Violence on Native Children – Public Hearing