Tribal Court Docket for March 8

This is a criminal docket date for the Cherokee Tribal Court. All of the defendants listed have only been charged with the crimes/offenses listed and should be considered innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

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By Scott On Thursday, February 23rd, 2017
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Chief Lambert vetoes Impeachment Legislation

Tribal Council passed Resolution No. 502 (2017) on Feb. 2 that called for Articles of Impeachment to be drawn up against Principal Chief Patrick Lambert.

By Scott On Thursday, February 23rd, 2017
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Elkmont Historic District Work underway in Park

Great Smoky Mountains National Park officials announced that work is underway in the Elkmont Historic District to preserve four structures and to remove 29 others

By Scott On Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017
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Principal Chief’s Monthly Report for January 2017

This month’s report is a little later than normal because we have all been distracted by the many events and upheaval within our Tribe.

By Scott On Tuesday, February 21st, 2017
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CIPD Arrest Report for Feb. 13-20

Note: The following people were arrested by the Cherokee Indian Police Department and booked into the Anthony Edward Lossiah Justice Center. It should be noted that the following defendants have only been charged with the crimes listed and should be presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

By Scott On Tuesday, February 21st, 2017
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Chief Lambert given honorary Chief of Police membership

The Board of Directors of the North Carolina Association of Chiefs of Police (NCACP) unanimously voted last month to award Principal Chief Patrick Lambert an honorary membership in the association.

By Scott On Wednesday, February 15th, 2017
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Park plans prescribed burn in Cades Cove

Great Smoky Mountains National Park and Appalachian Piedmont Zone fire management staff plan to burn approximately 800 acres of fields near Hyatt Lane and the western end of Cades Cove. Weather permitting, burn operations will occur Thursday, Feb. 16 through Sunday, Feb. 19.

By Scott On Tuesday, February 14th, 2017
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Tribal Court Docket for March 1

This is a criminal docket date for the Cherokee Tribal Court. All of the defendants listed have only been charged with the crimes/offenses listed and should be considered innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

By Scott On Monday, February 13th, 2017
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CIPD Arrest Report for Feb . 6-13

Note: The following people were arrested by the Cherokee Indian Police Department and booked into the Anthony Edward Lossiah Justice Center. It should be noted that the following defendants have only been charged with the crimes listed and should be presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

By Scott On Friday, February 10th, 2017
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Cherokee Nation granted emergency restraining order halting radioactive waste disposal

The Cherokee Nation and state of Oklahoma jointly filed and were granted a restraining order on Thursday, Feb. 9 against Sequoyah Fuels Corporation near Gore to stop the company from disposing radioactive waste near the Arkansas and Illinois rivers.