Read the latest news on the McGirt decision and the Cherokee Nation’s work to protect our sovereignty.
Indian Country Today: Cherokee Nation Principal Chief Hoskin issues statement in response to Governor Stitt’s Tulsa ‘State of the State’ speech
Cherokee Nation Principal Chief Chuck Hoskin Jr. issued a statement Thursday in response to Governor Kevin Stitt’s Tulsa Regional Chamber State of the State speech addressing the historic U.S. Supreme Court McGirt decision.
Tulsa World: Editorial: Defending state sovereignty or psychological denial? Oklahoma’s attorney general pushes U.S. Supreme Court to reconsider the McGirt decision
We call for the state to join with the leadership of the tribes — Oklahomans, all — in a united effort to solve the problem legislatively to the benefit of both sides with the result a safer state and justice for all.
Oklahoma’s depiction of the McGirt fallout should be unpersuasive for the justices. The court issued the ruling with a full understanding of the potential consequences of the decision. While the justices often consider the practical effects of their decisions, they...
One Year After McGirt Ruling, Cherokee Nation Shares Plans to Continue to Enhance Public Safety and Protect Sovereignty
On the one-year anniversary of the U.S. Supreme Court’s ruling in McGirt v. Oklahoma, the Cherokee Nation celebrates this historic victory and is announcing its path forward to protect sovereignty and enforce its justice system in the wake of the decision. This work...