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10th Circuit Upholds Ruling in Voting Rights Case Fremont County Officials Face Difficult Decision

Originally published by Rone Tempest | FEBRUARY 24, 2012 View original publication LANDER — A federal appeals court on Wednesday, February 22, affirmed a 2010 U.S. district court decision that found discrimination against Native American voters in Fremont County and ordered the county to conduct single-member district elections for county commissioners. Fremont county officials must […]

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Special Health Care Provisions for Indians in ‘Obamacare’ in Need of Protection

  Originally published in The Montana Lawyer. 10th ed. Vol. 40. Helena, MT: State Bar of Montana, n.d. Print. By, Andrew W. Baldwin, Kelly A. Rudd and M.J. Vuinovich Congress exempted American Indians from payment of health insurance deductibles and co-payments under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA) (“Obamacare”) as a progressive way to help fulfill […]

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