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The Navajo Supreme Court Friday issued a decision dismissing an appeal filed by Myron McLaughlin trying to have another hearing before the Navajo Nation Office of Hearings and Appeals.

Election officials still have not been able to announce a new date for the election of Navajo Nation president because of the ongoing battle within the tribal court system over Russell Begaye’s right to run for the post.

Even though there is a lot of uncertainty about the coming election for Navajo Nation president, people are beginning to talk about a transition to the new leadership.

Russell Begaye is qualified to run for Navajo Nation president.

No decision today from the Office of Hearings and Appeals regarding Russell Begaye and the complaint filed against him for not being qualified to run for tribal president.

The candidacy of Russell Begaye for president was still up in the air Wednesday after a two-day hearing before the Office of Hearings and Appeals.

Former Council candidate Roland Tso will serve the unexpired term of Johnny Naize, who resigned in Sept. before pleading guilty to bribery.

The bill that would have over rode Navajo Nation President Ben Shelly’s veto did not pass by a vote of 13-5 on Thursday evening during a special session at the Navajo Nation Council.

Today is going to be another big day in the ongoing saga of the 2014 Navajo Nation elections.

While the special prosecutors are still hoping to reach settlements with the few remaining former officials accused of misusing discretionary funds, the Window Rock District Court has set court dates.