Other nations in the future, when they become powerful enough, will inevitably attempt to follow in the United States' footsteps and invoke their own precedent for unilateral military action against any sovereign nation
The San Manuel reservation was established in 1891 and recognized as a sovereign nation
with the right of self-government.
There are these ways in which sovereign nations
must still adhere to federal rules, regulations and policies.
We assume that it relied upon the arguments propounded by the Executive branch and the defendants to deny the 9/11 victims their day in Court against certain sovereign nations
, such as the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, that we allege materially support terrorists.
First, sovereign nations
must protect their borders for the simple fact that they can only assimilate so many immigrants at any one time.
According to the article, the Indian tribes involved are considered to be sovereign nations
and, therefore, exempt from paying taxes.
In addition, we have limited recourse against Indian tribes, which are sovereign nations
that license and regulate our gaming activities.
If the Native Americans want to become part of the United States, rather than sovereign nations
, they will be subject to all of the other laws and requirements as well.
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AHEAD OF THE CURVE: As far back as our April 10, 1989 issue, THE NEW AMERICAN pointed out that membership in the Common Market (or European Community), the precursor of the European Union, would transfer vast new powers from sovereign nations
to a new supranational authority.
If California's Indian tribes are sovereign nations
and not subject to taxes, then they should not be able to vote or - like any other foreign country - contribute to any political campaign or issue in this state or nation.
The United States and the State of California have long recognized tribes as sovereign nations