Federal Court orders Alaska to provide language assistance to tribes

June 2008
NARF Legal Review;Summer2008, Vol. 33 Issue 2, p1
Academic Journal
The article reports that the state of Alaska has been ordered by a U.S. federal court to make available language assistance to Yup'ik-speaking tribes. Terms of an injunction issued by judge Tim Burgess include the recruitment of translators and bilingual poll workers in the Bethel area, and the provision of sample Yup'ik-language ballots.


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