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Parties reach settlement in Native voting rights case

...provision in the agreement calls for the official state election pamphlet to include translations, plaintiffs' attorney Natalie Landreth with the Native American Rights Funds said Thursday.It took the two sides about nine months to work out a settlement...
Report: Safety, justice systems in rural Alaska worst in U.S.

...appealing to the commission to consider "Alaska's uniqueness" in that Indian country doesn't exist in Alaska.Natalie Landreth, an Anchorage-based attorney for the Native American Rights fund, maintains that Alaska's tribes should not...
Judge rules in Native voting rights case could make ahead of the Nov. 4 election. Her order draws from responses from both the state and plaintiffs.Natalie Landreth, an attorney for the plaintiffs, said a great deal of what the plaintiffs had requested was reflected in the order...
Trial scheduled in voting rights case

...effectively informed of, and participate effectively in, voting-connected activities," the state contends.Natalie Landreth, lead attorney in the case with the Native American Rights Fund, said if the state provides written material in...
Alaska Natives sue over election translations

...Fund is arguing that supervision of Alaska should be resumed, at least for Native language issues. NARF attorney Natalie Landreth said in an interview Friday that she'll ask a federal judge to assume the oversight or order the Justice Department...
Federal judge hears redistricting plan lawsuit

...declared null and void."Those of us in this room right now may be in the wrong precincts," plaintiffs' attorney Natalie Landreth said. "We may in coming weeks receive voting cards that have wrong districts on them."Landreth said the state...
Federal lawsuit filed on behalf of Alaska Native voters

...Yup'ik as well as oral assistance so that those voters can participate meaningfully in the electoral process, said Natalie Landreth, lawyer for the Native American Rights Fund. "These populations are subject to English-only ballots," she...
Judge orders Alaska to help Yup'ik voters

...only for Yup'ik voters, but for all Alaska Natives who want to participate in the democratic process," said Natalie Landreth, an attorney with the Native American Rights Fund, which brought the suit along with the ACLU on behalf of four...
Judge's ruling allows tribal courts to supervise adoptions

...adopted by order of village tribes. Since then, about 50 tribal adoptions per year have been left in limbo, said Natalie Landreth, a lawyer with the Native American Rights Fund in Anchorage.


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