Category Archives: Author: Matthew L.M. Fletcher

Shadow Report on the Texas-Mexico Wall to U.N. Committee on the Elimination of Race Discrimination

Here: Shadow Report February 2014 Texas-Mexico border wall request-FINAL SUBMISSION USA1March2013

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Yakama Office of Legal Counsel Seeks Director

Job Posting – Director of Yakama Nation Office of Legal Counsel The Confederated Tribes and Bands of the Yakama Nation is seeking a Director for the Office of Legal Counsel to serve as the lead counsel to the Yakama Nation Tribal Council, … Continue reading

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NLRB Reply to Saginaw Chippewa Response to Motion to Remand

Here: NLRB Reply in Support of Motion to Remand Complete briefing here: NLRB Motion to Remand Sag Chip Motion to Hold Appeal in Abeyance Sag Chip Opposition to NLRB Motion Szotkowski Declaration  

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Briefs in Mackinac Tribe v. Jewell (Complaint for Federal Recognition)

Here: 7-1 US Motion to Dismiss 10 Tribe Opposition 12 US Reply Complaint is here.

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Tenth Circuit Briefs in Jemez Pueblo Land Claim

Here: Pueblo of Jemez Opening Brief NCAI and AAIA Amicus Brief AIO and ALTF Amicus Brief US Answer Brief Reply Brief TK Lower court materials here.

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Alaska SCT Briefs in Asa’carsarmiut Tribal Council v. Wheeler

Here: Asa’carsarmiut Tribal Council Opening Brief Wheeler Response Brief Asa’carsarmiut Tribal Council Reply Here are the questions presented (from the opening brief): 1. Whether, in light of this Court’s prior precedents, particularly State v. Native Village of Tanana, 249 P.3d … Continue reading

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Ninth Circuit Briefs in Hopland Band of Pomo Indians v. Jewell (ISDEAA Law Enforcement Funding)

Here: Hopland Band Opening Brief Federal Answer Brief Hopland Reply Brief Lower court materials here: 21 Tribal Motion for Summary J 32 US Motion for Summary J 32-1 Cruzan Declaration 34 Tribal Response 38 US Reply 55 DCT Order We … Continue reading

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Opening Ninth Circuit Brief in Yakama/King Mountain Tax Dispute with US

Here is the opening brief in Confederated Tribes and Bands of the Yakama Indian Nation v. Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau: Yakama Opening Brief Lower court materials in King Mountain Tobacco Co. v. Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and … Continue reading

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Indigenous Law Journal Fall 2014 Call for Submissions

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Federal Court Dismisses IFP Complaint against Salt River Police

Here are the materials in Phillips v. Salt River Police Dept. (D. Ariz.): 13 2d Amended Complaint 21 DCT Order Dismissing 2d Amended Complaint

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