Cherokee Nation Tribal Council election results
More than 6,000 Cherokee Nation citizens cast a ballot in the June 3 Cherokee Nation Tribal Council election as the legislative body welcomes back five incumbents and sees two newcomers winning their races. A run-off election is slated for the District 5 and District 9 races
Federal court rules in favor of Cherokee Nation in UKB Case
A United States District Court today ruled in favor of Cherokee Nation’s lawsuit against the U.S. Department of the Interior to prevent 76 acres of land within the Cherokee Nation’s jurisdiction from being taken into trust for the United Keetoowah Band of Cherokee Indians without the Cherokee Nation’s written consent.