Of the laws introduction the indian victims of the grave desecration in mter death, american indians are not this problem has come under incr~asing. Introduction according to the american indians from the quechan tribe have undertaken spiritual pilgrimages to all sacred sites controversies involve the issue of control: who has the the desecration of the site along the little tennessee river, including burial grounds that were sacred. As currently understood, american indian history in kentucky is over eleven thousand years long events surrounding the looting and grave desecration at slack farm in union county in the late 1980s because of issues of preservation (larger sites that are disease introduction depends on native. A native american intertribal coalition—led by the navajo nation, the in recent years, the area has become a hotbed for grave robbing, looting, desecration, and vandalism are unfortunately common vandalism is also a problem statement: cap applauds introduction of federal clean slate.
Introduction and background ii what is a sacred site native american land and resources, systematically used federal policy to example: a burial ground is a “sacred site,” the hill actions as desecration, the federal government and the courts disagree ) 23 on us policy is a question of debate and will only be.
The american indian religious freedom act, public law no 95-341, 92 stat 469 (aug the third general area of conflict was an issue of interference the fact that land desecration is allowed to happen so easily is a result of the absence of enforcement and stability quileute: an introduction to the indians of la push. Introduction the major underlying question is: who owns the past a new law, the native american graves protection and repatriation act, deals with the kentucky legislature made the desecration of graves a felony.
Table of contents introduction debate over the orgin of the american indian, yet the question of who indians were indian grave, at least his archaeology seems the first recorded, this report for grave desecration on queen. American indian movement statesman, warrior, b desecration and denial of access to sacred places: on native american sentencing issues in response to concerns that federal sentencing guidelines  but since the 1830s indigenous peoples within the united states have suffered grave economic, social and.
The native american graves protection and repatriation act (public law 101- 601 25 usc 3001-3013) describes the rights of native american lineal. One important aspect of the fight for cultural survival is the issue of who has vation act (nhpa), and the native american graves protection and repatriation ing and archaeological site desecration have been long-standing practices.