Author Archives: Matthew L.M. Fletcher

Alaska SCT Holds Tribal Council Does Not Have Standing to Appeal Indian Child Custody Matter

Here is the opinion in Asa’carsarmiut Tribal Council v. Wheeler. An excerpt: The superior court awarded Wheeler primary physical custody. Neither Wheeler nor Myre has appealed the superior court’s decision, but the tribal council appeals, arguing that the superior court … Continue reading

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Chippewa Cree Appellate Court Decision in Election Matter (Rocky Boy’s)

Here is the opinion in St. Marks v. Chippewa Cree Election Board: Election opinion_FINAL

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UCLA American Indian Studies Center Director Posting

Here: AISC Director Announce FINAL

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2014 ILPC Conference Final Panel

Rose Petoskey, Shelly Lowe, Melvin Monette, Dr. Tawa Sina, Dr. Angelique Day, and Dr. Suzanne Cross The serious participants

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2014 ILPC Conference Fourth Panel

Christina Marie Dewey, Emily Proctor, Estrella Torrez, and Jennifer Rosa

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2014 ILPC Third Panel

Tiffani Darden, Eric Hemenway, and Treena Metallic

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2014 ILPC Lunch Speaker — The Incredible Gina Jackson

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ILPC Conference Second Panel

Dr. Nicole Blalack, Melody McCoy, April Day, and Kristi Bowman

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ILPC Conference First Panel — Dr. Suzanne Cross and Hunter Genia

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Friends of Amador County v. Jewell a Petition to Watch for This Week’s SCT Conference

Here: Friends of Amador County v. Jewell 14-340 Issue: Whether, in an action by a third party against the Secretary of the Interior under the Administrative Procedure Act, 5 U.S.C. § 551 et seq., a putative Indian tribe may invoke … Continue reading

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