Navajo Nation Speaker Johnny Naize resigned at noon today, Sept. 29

Navajo Nation Johnny Naize resigned as Council speaker and Council delegate at noon today, Sept. 29, 2014. Naize sent a letter of resignation to Speaker Pro Temp LoRenzo Bates this morning. At the time, Bates said that the letter, which was addressed to the Navajo Nation Council and Naize’s chapters, would be attached to a […]

Former Navajo Council Speaker Morgan expected to plead guilty to conspiracy and bribery charges

Greetings Relatives/Frens/Humans, The Navajo Nation Special Prosecutor announced that they are expecting former Navajo Nation Council Speaker Lawrence Morgan to plead guilty to six criminal charges of bribery and one criminal charge of conspiracy on Sept. 10. Initially, Morgan pleaded not guilty to all seven charges on March 11, 2014. The special prosecutor filed the […]

Navajo Special Prosecutors in Navajo Nation Window Rock, Ariz., Court, July 18, 9:30 a.m.

Special Prosecutor for the Navajo Nation Rothstein, Donatelli, Hughes, Dahlstrom & Schoenburg, LLP 80 East Rio Salado Parkway, Suite 710 Tempe, Arizona 85281 (480) 921-9296 SPECIAL PROSECUTOR JUly 16, 2014, NEWS RELEASE WINDOW ROCK DISTRICT COURT ISSUES IMPORTANT RULINGS WHICH ALLOW TRIALS IN CORRUPTION CASES The Window Rock District Court has recently issued a number […]

Speaker Naize back in Window Rock District Court

Greetings Relatives/Frens/Humans, I just got back from the preliminary hearing on suspended Navajo Nation Speaker Johnny Naize’s plea to the Window Rock, Ariz., District Court to halt the 12 Navajo Council and one tribal legislative employee from putting him on administrative leave, even though he has been on administrative leave since the Council voted 12 […]

Navajo Council Delegates that support Speaker Naize also want tribal attorneys

The most recent event involving an April 7, 2014, legal action by Navajo Council Speaker Johnny Naize against 12 Navajo Nation Council delegates and the Legislative Services Director is a WRITTEN request from Council Delegates Katherine Benally and Charles Damon II for the Navajo Nation Department of Justice to be their attorney. Benally and Damon […]

YouTube: Navajo Council – Removal of Speaker Naize. Part 1

Greetings Relatives/Frens/Humans, I’ve been trying to work on posting my video tape of the Navajo Nation Council special session at the Navajo Council chamber in Window Rock, Ariz., on April 4, 2014, which was scheduled to specifically address Legislation 0069-14, the removal of Delegate Johnny Naize as speaker. I finished Part 1. And I’ll work […]

143-page criminal complaint against Navajo Nation Council Speaker Johnny Naize

The Navajo Nation Special Prosecutors filed 11 criminal charges against Navajo Council Speaker Johnny Naize on Dec. 3, 2013, that were related to the alleged misuse of the tribal Financial Assistance Program, which later became known as the tribal discretionary funds or slush fund. On Feb. 20, 2014, the Special Prosecutors filed an additional criminal […]

Navajo government meeting in downtown Phoenix Hyatt Regency hotel

Greetings Relatives/Frens/Humans, I was at the meeting of the Navajo Nation Council Resources & Development Committee’s Subcommittee for Proposed Agreement between the Navajo Nation and URI-Uranium Resources Inc. for a Demonstration Project involving In-Situ Uranium Mining. The Subcommittee members are RDC Delegates Leonard Tsosie, who serves as subcommittee chairperson, and Leonard Pete, who serves as […]

Uranium and Grazing Act

Greetings Relatives/Frens/Humans, The Navajo Nation Council’s Resources & Development Committee’s Subcommittee on a Proposed Agreement between the Navajo Nation and URI/Uranium Resources Inc., for a demonstration an in-situ uranium project near Church Rock, N.M., is meeting today, March 17, at 10 am at the Navajo Nation Museum in Window Rock, Ariz. According to the RDC […]

No action by Naabik’iyati Committee on Legislation for Navajo Council to Remove Delegate Naize as Speaker

Greetings Relatives/Frens/Humans, The Navajo Nation Council’s Naabik’iyati Committee didn’t take action on Legislation 0069-14, which was for the Council to remove Delegate Johnny Naize as speaker, today, March 13, because Delegate Charles Damon for some unknown reason decided to walk out of the committee meeting. And Damon’s departure resulted in the loss of a quorum. […]