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Authorities say a Tohono O’odham police officer was killed yesterday while trying to apprehend a suspect on tribal land near the tiny southern Arizona community of Why.

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Navajo Nation leaders say their sovereignty has been violated with the execution Wednesday of a tribal member by the U-S government. Lezmond Mitchell was the only Native American on federal death row. KNAU’s Ryan Heinsius reports.


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The only Native American on federal death row was executed Wednesday at the prison in Terre Haute, Ind.

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The only Native American on federal death row is set to die at an Indiana prison for slaying a 9-year-old and her grandmother.

 

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The brother of a U.S. Air Force airman charged with murder has entered a plea agreement in a separate but related case.

 

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