Navajo Council recesses so vacant Council positions can be filled

As the Navajo Nation Council took up its first legislation today, Oct. 21, 2014, some of the delegates began questioning the fairness of meeting without representation from the communities of former Council Delegates Johnny Naize and David Tom. The Council had placed Naize, who was speaker, on administrative leave in April 2014 after the Special […]

Former Navajo Council Speaker Naize admits he is a criminal “beyond a reasonble doubt.”

Former Navajo Nation Council Speaker and Council Delegate Johnny Naize pleaded guilty to a single count of conspiracy to commit bribery with Council Delegate David Tom, former Speaker Lawrence Morgan and former Council Delegates George Arthur, Leonard Teller, Raymond Joe, and Orlanda Smith-Hodge. That’s according to a press release from the Navajo Nation Special Prosecutor […]