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When auction house looks to Tlingit art, the sacred goes on sale

...Repatriation Act doesn't apply to private collectors, Tlingit law dictates that these sacred objects be returned.Worl...want to do the right thing, at least based on our (Tlingit) laws."The next-best scenario is that an individual or...
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Juneau archives facility to be named for Tlingit hero

...for the taking of aboriginal lands. Paul adamantly and consistently asserted that clans are the owners of land under Tlingit law and filed cases in which he asserted that clans were the rightful entities to litigate land rights. He achieved a stunning...
Strength of mind, body, spirit

...McDonald will learn topics from Tlingit language to Tlingit law to Tlingit history. "For me, the most important part...among all the classes, he enjoys Worl's lectures on Tlingit law and history most. "She is an anthropologist. That's...
National Heritage Month: Professor discusses warfare in ancient Tlingit times

...requires us to understand Tlingit legal reasoning and Tlingit law, and the Tlingits were here before non-Natives were here, and so Tlingit law was the law of the land," she said. Sealaska Heritage...
Spokesman: 'We proved ... that we owned it'

...caretaker, said this does not make it a donation under Tlingit law because one person cannot gift anything unless the whole...cultural and spiritual aspect of these items according to Tlingit law, which is why they are seeking the return. T'akdeintaan...
Birth of a college

...1980s; about the same time, Hope said he had a growing interest in closing a gap in the documentation of traditional Tlingit law and Native law in general. During those years, they said, there was a "groundswell" of interest in Native education...
Gulls aren't migratory

...gather, stipulate that activities are to be done in a non-wasteful manner. That is preaching to the choir, since Tlingit law is to only take what you need. What is the National Park Service going to do with those seagull eggs, while our elders...
Arts & Culture event calendar

...Organized in conjunction with Tongass Area Girl Scouts. $3 per child or $10 carload. Details 723-1547 789-7035.Tlingit Law Presentation, 6 p.m., Downtown Library. Marsha Hotch and John Martin will present in Juneau with Joe Hotch presenting...
Angoon leader concludes Sealaska lecture series with historical bombardment account

...for this death in accordance with Tlingit law, but were seen as a threat and...incident also helped introduce Tlingit law to the United States, saying...a message to try not to violate Tlingit laws of respect. George was mayor of...
Woman looks for justice in murder case seek the death penalty or transfer jurisdiction over to their tribal court, which they call the Combined Court of Tlingit Law. ``We are alarmed at the lackadaisical attitude,'' said Rudy James, who teaches traditional tribal law at the...


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