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Another Navajo Nation council delegate is facing the consequences from misusing discretionary funds meant for tribal members facing extreme financial hardships. Mel R. Begay was removed from his legislative post after being found guilty of misusing...

By admin on Apr 20th, 2016

WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. (AP) — A tribal judge has found the wife of a Navajo Nation official to be in contempt of court after she refused to answer questions about a discretionary fund case. The Daily Times reports that prosecutors say Navajo Nation...

By admin on Mar 8th, 2016

WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. (AP) — A former Navajo Nation lawmaker has pleaded guilty in a criminal case to misusing tribal funds. The plea entered earlier this month in tribal court means Young Jeff Tom Sr. will avoid an April trial. Tom says in court documents that he conspired with five former colleagues to commit bribery. He says the lawmakers agreed to...