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Fredericks Peebles Seeking Transactional and Governmental Attorney

Here (PDF): Transactional and Tribal Government Attorney Join our growing Firm……….                                                                                                                                         Fredericks Peebles & Morgan LLP is a nationwide law firm dedicated to the representation of American Indian tribes and organizations. We represent tribes and tribal entities in a wide … Continue reading

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New York Court of Appeals Finds Seneca-Owned Company Not Cloaked with Tribal Immunity

Here is the opinion in Sue/Perior Concrete and Paving v. Lewiston Golf Course Corp. An excerpt: Defendant Lewiston Golf Course Corporation (Lewiston Golf) is an indirect, wholly owned subsidiary of the Seneca Nation of Indians, a federally recognized Indian tribe. … Continue reading

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Ninth Circuit Briefs and Oral Argument Audio in EXC Inc. v. Jensen

Here is the oral argument audio. Here are the briefs: Opening Brief Navajo Nation Amicus Brief NCAI Amicus Brief EXC Answer Brief Jensen Reply Lower court materials here.

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National NALSA is Recruiting Judges for the 2015 Moot Court Competition

Here is the recruitment letter: Letter to Recruit Juges for Moot Court UPDATE — Also an email from the NNALSA board: Greetings Friends and Colleagues, The NALSA Chapter at the University of Arizona College of Law was chosen to host … Continue reading

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Eleventh Circuit Briefs and Updated Materials in IRS Subpoena Controversy with Miccosukee

Here are the appellate materials in United States v. Billie: Miccosukee Opening Brief US Appellee Brief Reply Brief TK District court materials: 19 Miccosukee Response to Summons 21 US Reply 26 DCT Order Enforcing Subpoena 31 Miccosukee Motion to Stay … Continue reading

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Federal Govt. Sues Osage Wind over Wind Energy Turbine Excavations

Here is the complaint in United States v. Osage Wind LLC (N.D. Okla.): 2 Complaint An excerpt: In this civil action, the United States seeks a preliminary and a permanent injunction and a declaratory judgment that the ongoing excavation activities … Continue reading

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Habeas Petition Filed at Nez Perce

Here are the materials in Cunningham v. Carlin (Nez Perce Tribal Court): Cunningham Habeas Petition Cunningham Habeas Affidavits and Exhibits Set 1 Cunningham Habeas Exhibits Set 2 Cunningham Habeas Exhibits Set 3 Audio files are available, too — contact Quanah … Continue reading

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Tribal In-House Counsel Assn. & MSU ILPC Announce 2015 Conference — Call for Proposals and Save and Date — November 5-6, 2015

CALL FOR PAPERS & SAVE THE DATE *** 12th ANNUAL MICHIGAN STATE UNIVERSITY INDIGENOUS LAW CONFERENCE & INAUGURAL TRIBAL IN-HOUSE COUNSEL ASSOCIATION LAW CONFERENCE @ MICHIGAN STATE UNIVERSITY COLLEGE OF LAW INDIGENOUS LAW AND POLICY CENTER NOVEMBER 5-6, 2015 EAST … Continue reading

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DOJ Release on the Attorney General’s Advisory Committee on American Indian and Alaska Native Children Exposed to Violence Report

Here: Committee Studying American Indian and Alaska Native Children Exposed to Violence Makes Recommendations to Justice Department The Advisory Committee of the Attorney General’s Task Force on American Indian and Alaska Native Children Exposed to Violence released policy recommendations to … Continue reading

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