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Woman, 2 dogs found dead on reservation

TONAWANDA (AP) — Authorities are investigating the death of a 54-year-old woman on the Tonawanda Indian Reservation. The woman has been identified as Jennifer Pinsof of Cheektowaga. Pinsof and her two dogs were found dead in her vehicle on Saturday ...

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Feds raid Seneca territory

ALBANY — Witnesses say federal agents are conducting a raid on a warehouse on the Seneca Nation’s Cattaraugus reservation in western New York. John Kane, a radio broadcaster on the reservation, told The Associated Press that agents from the Bureau ...

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Attorneys want ruling on status of Oneidas

Attorneys want ruling on status of OneidasAttorneys representing Madison and Oneida counties want a decision on whether or not the ancient Oneida Indian reservation in Central New York has been disestablished. They are asking the full U.S. Court of Appeals ...

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NY and Senecas due in court on cigarette tax

A New York appeals court is set to consider the Seneca Indian Nation's latest challenge to New York state's plans to tax reservation cigarette sales to non-Indian customers. A hearing before the Appellate Division of state Supreme Court in Rochester is scheduled for today.

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Tribes return to court over cigarette tax

BUFFALO — The legal battle against New York's plans to tax most reservation cigarette sales continues in Buffalo. Lawyers for the St. Regis Mohawk tribe of northern New York and the Unkechauges of Long Island are scheduled ...

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